Employment

To apply for an opening at the East Carter County R-II School District, please download an application form located here.




Special Education Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of Special Education Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  East Carter is a rural school with a k-12 enrollment of approximately 710 students.  All applicants must possess a valid Missouri Teacher's Certificate in Special Education.  East Carter is looking for candidates with knowledge, experience, and expertise in working with students with disabilities, demonstrating competency of special education compliance and process, including development and implementation of high quality IEPs. 

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, 3 to 5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Certification and a Copy of Transcripts.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Danielle Sullivan, Director of Special Services at (573) 322-5420.  Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.   The position is open until filled.  

Please submit all applications to:       

East Carter County R-2 Schools Central Office                  
24 South Herren Avenue                                                                                                                    
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937 

East Carter County R-2 is an equal opportunity employer.



Art Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is now accepting applications for an energetic person to fill a multiple-grade art position for 2017-2018.  The District is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 710 students K-12. The district has a history of a strong art program which competes in many different competitions, as well as a strong technology program to support teachers and students in the learning process.  

Applications may be printed off the district website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.  The district contact persons for this position are Ms. Theresa Kearbey and Ms. Veronica Hollis, Middle and High School Principals.  They may be reached at (573) 322-5420.

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, Completed Application, Current Resume, 3 to 5 Letters of Recommendation with current contact information, Copy of Transcripts and Copy of Missouri Teacher Certification(s). The position is open until filled.

Please submit all applications to:       

East Carter County R-2 Schools Central Office                  
24 South Herren Avenue                                                                                                                    
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937 

East Carter County R-2 is an equal opportunity employer.


Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of Early Childhood Special Education Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  East Carter is a rural school with a k-12 enrollment of approximately 710 students.  All applicants must possess a valid Missouri Teacher's Certificate as well as to be qualified to teach Early Childhood Special Education.  East Carter is looking for candidates with knowledge, experience, and expertise in working with students with disabilities, demonstrating competency of special education compliance and process, including development and implementation of high quality IEPs.

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, 3 to 5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Certification and a Copy of Transcripts.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Danielle Sullivan, Director of Special Services at (573) 322-5420.  Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.   The position is open until filled. 

 Please submit all applications to:           

East Carter County R-2 Schools Central Office                  
24 South Herren Avenue                                                                                                                    
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937 

East Carter County R-2 is an equal opportunity employer.


Title I Intervention Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of a Title I Intervention Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  East Carter is a rural school with a k-12 enrollment of approximately 710 students.  All applicants must possess a valid Missouri Teacher's Certificate as well as to be qualified to provide Communication Arts intervention.  East Carter is looking for candidates with knowledge, experience, and expertise in working with students that are struggling in the area of Communication Arts. 

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, 3 to 5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Certification and a Copy of Transcripts.  For more information, please contact Mrs. Danielle Sullivan, Director of Special Services at (573) 322-5420.  Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.   The position is open until filled.  

Please submit all applications to:          

East Carter County R-2 Schools Central Office                  
24 South Herren Avenue                                                                                                                    
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937 

East Carter County R-2 is an equal opportunity employer.


Elementary Teaching Position

The East Carter County R-2 School District is accepting applications for an elementary teaching position.  East Carter County R-2 is in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 710 students k-12. The district has a strong technology program to support teachers and students in the learning process.

Applicants are requested to submit the following:

Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, Reference List with current phone numbers, 3-5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Teaching Certificate, Copy of Transcripts and any other supporting documents that may enhance the application. The position is open until filled.

Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.  The district contact for this position is Ms. Kacie Kendrick, Elementary Principal 573.322.5625.

Any person whom has previously applied should verify interest in the position with Ms. Kendrick.

The East Carter County R-2 School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Application packets should be sent to: 

East Carter County R-2 School District
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937








Bus Driver

The East Carter Co. R-II School District is accepting applications for bus driver and substitute bus drivers. Qualifications for bus driver: Class A or B CDL with school bus and passenger endorsements. Individuals that do not have these qualifications can receive assistance with a certified bus trainer to prepare for the test. For more information contact Theresa Kearbey. Position is open until filled. East Carter Co. R-II is an equal opportunity employer.

Kacie Kendick and Theresa Kearbey, Transportation Directors

24 S. Herrren Avenue
Ellsinore, MO 63937
Phone: (573) 322-5625
Fax: (573) 322-8586



The East Carter County R-II Board of Education does not unlawfully discriminate against any person on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, or disability. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of East Carter County R-II School District, including all educational programs, admission to such programs, activities, and employment.