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 - Library

The East Carter Co. R-2 School District is looking for a full-time para-professional to assist in the library, as well as with the serving lines for breakfast and lunch.  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.   This position requires a minimum of 60 hours post-secondary training or an Associates of Arts/Science degree as well as a Substitute Certificate through the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and a successful back ground check.  This position offers a competitive benefit package.

Please contact Mr. Jon McKinney, High School Principal, 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

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.



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.