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

Speech Path

The East Carter County R-2 School District is seeking a full-time Speech/Language Pathologist.  East Carter is located in Ellsinore, which is a short drive from shopping and outdoor activities (lakes, rivers, hiking).  The district offers a competitive salary and benefit package. 

The district seeks a candidate with knowledge, experience, and expertise in the areas of oral motor, discrete trial, picture exchange communication systems and the provision of speech/language therapies to students identified with varying degrees of abilities and needs.  The applicant must be fluent in the use of technology in therapy, Missouri Learning Standards, IDEA assessment, eligibility and compliance, as well as the development and implementation of IEP’s.

Applicants are requested to submit the following: Cover Letter, District Application, Resume, 3-5 letters of recommendation, Copy of Missouri Certification(s), and a Copy of Transcripts.

The district contact for this position is Ms. Veronica Hollis, Director of Special Services.

Please contact the East Carter County R-2 Central Office at (573)322-5625 extension 6, for an application.  One can be also be downloaded from the East Carter County R-2 School Website at www.ecarter.k12.mo.us, under Central Office Business Forms. 

The position is open until filled.

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

Applications should be sent to:

Dr. Richard Sullivan

Superintendent of Schools

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937.

Phone: 573.322.562

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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 600 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. Jon McKinney (HS Principal). 

The position is open until filled. 

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

Applications should be sent to:

Dr. Richard Sullivan

Superintendent of Schools

24 South Herren Avenue

Ellsinore, Missouri 63937.

Phone: 573.322.5625

 

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


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.