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

High School Mathematics, Social Studies, Coaching Position 2022-2023

East Carter County R-2 is accepting applications for an energetic teacher for Senior High Math and possibly Social Studies and Coaching for the upcoming school year.  East Carter County R-2 is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 610 students.  The district is currently revising the math curriculum and provides a strong technology program to support teachers and students in the learning process.  Ellsinore is conveniently located in an area with 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. Matt Stahl, 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. 

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937


Middle School Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is now accepting applications for a Middle School English Language Arts teacher for the 2020-2023 school year.  Initial placement may be in grade 6, which may also teach other subjects in addition to English. The District is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 610 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.

 

East Carter is conveniently located with shopping and outdoor activities such as kayaking close by.

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

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Middle & High School Counselor

The East Carter R-2 School District is applications for an 11-month Middle & High School Counselor. East Carter R-2 is located in Southeast Missouri, with an enrollment of approximately 610 students k-12.  There are many outdoor recreational activities nearby for relaxation.  The District offers a competitive salary and benefit package.  Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, Current Resume, Reference list with Letters of Recommendation (3-5), Copy of Transcripts, Copy of Missouri Teaching and Counseling Certification(s), a completed District Application, and any other supporting documents that may enhance the application.  Applications may be printed off the district website under Central Office, Business Forms, or obtained from the Central Office. The district contacts for this position are Ms. Theresa Kearbey (MS Principal) and Mr. Matt Stahl (HS Principal).  The position is open until filled.

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Vocational Agriculture/FFA Advisor

East Carter County R-2 is seeking certified applicants for the 2022-2023 school year for the position of Vocational Agriculture Education Instructor and FFA Advisor for grades 7-12.  This opening is to continue a program with much student and community interest and an active FFA Trap Team.  Course content will serve local needs on a rotational basis that may include but not limited to Ag. Science I & II, FFA, Exploring Agriculture, and other Agriculture Business, Management, and Production content areas.  The district has a large functional shop with equipment, so experience in Agriculture Construction, Agriculture Structures, and Agriculture Mechanics will be a benefit.

Applications may be printed off the district website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us under 'Business Office Forms' or obtained from the Central Office.  The district contact persons for this position are Mr. Matt Stahl and Ms. Theresa Kearbey, High School and Middle 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 district offers a competitive salary schedule and health benefit plan.  The position is open until filled.  EEOC

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Teaching Position - Mo. Options/ISS/Alt. School

The East Carter R-2 School District is accepting applications for a combination position of Missouri Options/ISS/Alternative School instructor. Extra-curricular sponsorships and coaching opportunities may also be available.  East Carter R-2 is located in Southeast Missouri, with an enrollment of approximately 610 students k-12.  There are many outdoor recreational activities nearby for relaxation.  The District offers a competitive salary and benefit package. 

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, Current Resume, Reference list with Letters of Recommendation (3-5), Copy of Transcripts, Copy of Missouri Teaching Certification(s), a completed District Application, and any other supporting documents that may enhance the application.  Applications may be printed off the district website under Central Office, Business Forms, or obtained from the Central Office. The district contacts for this position are Ms. Theresa Kearbey (MS Principal) and Mr. Matt Stahl (HS Principal). 

The position is open until filled.  

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Title 1 Reading Intervention Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of a Title I Reading Intervention Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year.  East Carter is a rural school with a k-12 enrollment of approximately 600 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 English Language 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 Ms. Veronica Hollis, Director of Title I Programs at (573) 322-5420.  Applications may be printed from the District Website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us or obtained from the Central Office.  The District offers a competitive salary and benefit package.

The position is open until filled.  EEOC

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Special Education Teacher

The East Carter County R-2 School District is currently accepting applications for the position of Special Education Teacher for 2022-2023.  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 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 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.  EEOC

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Elementary Teaching Positions

The East Carter County R-2 School District is accepting applications for two elementary teaching positions to address Learning Loss.  East Carter County R-2 is in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 600 students k-12. The district has a strong technology program to support teachers and students in the learning process.  Ellsinore is centrally located between Poplar Bluff and the Current River.

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 under Business Office Forms or obtained from the Central Office.  The district contact for this position is Ms. Kacie Kendrick, Elementary Principal 573.322.5625.  EEOC

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

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 2022-2023.  The District is located in Southeast Missouri with an enrollment of approximately 600 students K-12. Ellsinore is located close to many outdoor recreational activities.

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 via the district website www.ecarter.k12.mo.us under 'Business Office Forms' or obtained from the Central Office.  The district contact persons for this position are Ms. Theresa Kearbey and Mr. Matt Stahl, 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.  The District offers a competitive salary and benefit package.  EEOC

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Please submit all applications to:

East Carter County R-2 Schools

Central Office                                                                     

24 South Herren Avenue                                                                                           

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937


Paraprofessional Job Opening

The East Carter Co. R-2 School District has an 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 will 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 should be able to sit, stand, stoop for extended periods of time and must also pass a background check.  This position offers a competitive wage and highly competitive benefit package.  This position also qualifies for the PEERS retirement system. 

Please contact Ms. Theresa Kearbey or Mr. Matt Stahl, 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.

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 

Companion Aide-Paraprofessional Job Opening

The East Carter County R-2 School District is accepting applications for a companion aide-paraprofessional.  The district is looking for personnel that will provide educational support by working directly with students to increase functional, academic, communication, and social skills as well as other duties as assigned under the direction of licensed teachers.   This position requires 2-years of post-secondary training or an Associates of Arts/Science degree as well as a Substitute Certificate and a successful background check.  A candidate should be able to sit, stand, stoop, bend for extended periods of time and possess good communication skills.

Please contact Ms. Veronica Hollis, Special Services Director, at (573) 322-8319 option 4 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 Forms.  The position is open until the job is filled.

East Carter County Schools is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Applications should be mailed to:
East Carter County R-2 Schools
Central Office
24 South Herren Avenue
Ellsinore, Missouri 63937

 


 

Substitute Teachers

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 $95.  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.