Human Resources



Matt Cygnor
Executive Director of Human Resources

Phone:  (614) 478-5565

Fax:  (614) 478-5568


Rebecca Hull
Human Resources Administrative Assistant

Phone:  (614) 478-5565


Lynn Guthrie
Human Resources Secretary/Absence Management

Phone:  (614) 479-1317


Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools hires Substitute Teachers through the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio (ESCCO). The ESCCO facilitates substitute applications, orientation, background checks, AESOP registration, and payroll.

Please visit the ESCCO website link below for detailed information and applications. In completing the application, be sure to indicate GAHANNA-JEFFERSON PUBLIC SCHOOLS on the required Preference List.

Please Note: Any substitute teacher who has not been paid by the ESCCO during the past school year is considered a NEW substitute and must submit the ESCCO Job 3955 application and attachments.

RETURNING substitute teachers (that have been paid by the ESCCO during the past school year) must submit the ESCCO Job 3954 application to reactivate your status.

The pay rate for Gahanna-Jefferson Substitute Teachers is $95.00 per day. Questions regarding substitute teaching for Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools may be directed to the attention of Lynn Guthrie, Human Resources Secretary, at

The Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, color, national origin, sex, disability, military status, ancestry, age, or genetic information in its programs, activities, or employment.