Employment

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



Paraprofessional Job Opening

The East Carter Co. R-2 School District is looking for a full-time para-professional for the 2017-2018 school year.  The district is looking for personnel that will provide educational support by working directly with students as well as other duties as assigned under the direction of the licensed teacher(s), or by administration.   The initial placement of this position is anticipated to be in the In-School-Suspension (ISS) room.  However, relocation to another para-position is possible depending on district need.  The successful candidate is to have a minimum of 60 hours of post-secondary training or an Associates of Arts/Science degree as well as a Substitute Certificate through the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.  The successful candidate must also pass a background check.  This position offers a competitive wage and benefit package.

Please contact Ms. Theresa Kearbey, at (573) 322-5420 for further information.  An application may be obtained from the Central Office or downloaded from the East Carter Co. R-2 School Website at www.ecarter.k12.mo.us.  The position is open until filled.

Application packets should be mailed to:

East Carter County R-2 School District
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.

Application packets should be mailed to:

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

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




Coaching Opportunities

If you would like to participate in unfilled coaching activities at East Carter County R-2 Schools for the 2017-2018 school year, please complete and submit a job application to the Central Office.  Forms may be obtained from the District’s website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or from the Central Office.  Applications should be sent to:

Application packets should be mailed to:

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

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




Secondary Principal

The East Carter County R-2 School District is accepting applications for the position of High School Principal for 2017-18 school year.  East Carter County R-2 is conveniently located just off Hwy. 60 in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 720 students k-12.  The district has a strong technology program to enhance the learning process.  The position is responsible for all aspects of day to day operation and supervision of the high school, including active academic and athletic programs.  Applicants are requested to submit the following:  Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, Reference List with current contact information, 3-5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Certificate(s), Copy of Transcripts and any other supporting documents that may enhance the application.

Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us, District Resources, Employment, or obtained from the Central Office (573) 322-5625 ext. 6.  Questions regarding the position should be directed to Dr. Richard Sullivan, Superintendent of Schools.

The position is open until filled.

Application packets should be mailed to:

East Carter County R-2 School District
Dr. Richard Sullivan
Superintendent of Schools
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri  63937

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



6th Grade ELA Teacher

East Carter County R-2 School District is now accepting applications for a Middle School (6th grade semi-departmentalized) English Language Arts teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. The District is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 720 students K-12. The building participates in PBIS and 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, Completed Application, Current Resume, 3 to 5 Letters of Recommendation with current contact information, Copy of Transcripts and Copy of Missouri Certification.

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.  District contact for this position is Ms. Theresa Kearbey, Middle School Principal, 573.322.5420.

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.


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.




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.