Employment

The East Carter County R-II School District has the following openings. To apply for an opening at the East Carter County R-II School District, please download an application form located here. Please mail applications to or drop off in person at:  

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

 

Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is now accepting applications for a certified middle and high school Family and Consumer Sciences teacher. The district is looking for an energetic person to continue and grow the program.  The District is located in Southeast Missouri close to many outdoor activities, with an enrollment of approximately 600 students K-12.  The district offers a competitive salary and benefit package.  Starting salary for '21 -'22 is $33,000 and two HSA options are paid for by the Board, with monies deposited in to the staff member's account.  The district has a strong technology program to support students and teachers in the learning process, including 1:1 student Chromebooks 6-12.

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 and background check forms may be printed from the district website under Business Office Forms or obtained from the Central Office. The position is open until filled.  The district contact persons for this position is Mr. Jon McKinney, High School Principal and Ms. Theresa Kearbey, Middle School Principal.  PH: (573.322.5420) 

The position is open until filled.

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

Application packets should be mailed to:

Office of the Superintendent

East Carter County R-2 School District

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

 

K-12 SpEd Position

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of Special Education Teacher.  East Carter is a rural school with a k-12 enrollment of approximately 600 students.  All applicants should 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 IEP’s. 

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 Ms. Veronica Hollis, Director of Special Services at (573) 322-5420.  Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us under Business Office Forms or obtained directly from the Central Office. 

The position is open until filled.

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

Application packets should be mailed to:

Office of the Superintendent

East Carter County R-2 School District

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

High School Mathematics Teaching Position 2021-22

East Carter County R-2 is accepting applications for an energetic teacher for Senior High Math for the upcoming school year.  East Carter County R-2 is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 620 students.  The district provides a strong technology program to support teachers and students in the learning process.  Ellsinore is conveniently located between Poplar Bluff and many outdoor recreational activities such and floating and hiking.

Applicants are requested to submit the following: cover letter, district application, resume, 3-5 letters of recommendation with current phone numbers, copy of Missouri Teaching Certificate and a copy of Transcripts.

Applications may be printed from the district website: (www.ecarter.k12.mo.us/district-departments/business-office/business-office-forms) or obtained from the Central Office (573) 322-5625 extension #6.

Interested persons should contact Mr. Jon McKinney, High School Principal at 573.322.5420.

The successful candidate will need to possess the proper certification and pass necessary background checks.

The position is open until filled.

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

Application packets should be mailed to:

Office of the Superintendent

East Carter County R-2 School District

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

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 an elementary classroom setting.  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. Kacie Kendrick, elementary 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, under “Business Office Forms”.  The position will open until filled.

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

Application packets should be mailed to:

Office of the Superintendent

East Carter County R-2 School District

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

 

Substitute Teacher

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.


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.