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 has a potential opening for a full-time para-professional.  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 and potential breakfast clerk.  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 or Mr. Jon McKinney, middle and high school principals, 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, under “Business Office Forms”.  The position will open until filled.


Please mail applications to:   

Superintendent’s Office
24 South Herren Ave.
Ellsinore, MO 63937

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




JOB VACANCY - SUBSTITUTE

The East Carter Co. R-2 School District is accepting applications for substitute teachers and substitute para-professionals.  Subs are needed throughout the district in many different job types and age groups.  The current full-day pay rate is $75.  Successful candidates must complete a job application, have completed 60 or more college hours, pass a background check and possess an active substitute teaching certificate issued from DESE prior to being presented to the Board of Education.

Interested individuals may access the district website, www.ecarter.k12.mo.us to obtain an application or pick one up in person from the Central Office.  

Please mail applications to:  

Superintendent’s Office
24 South Herren Ave.
Ellsinore, MO 63937

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




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.