Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Paraeducator needed for 18+ Program in Hastings

Educational Service Unit 9 is hiring a part-time paraeducator for the 18+ Program in Hastings, NE. This position will start upon finding a qualified candidate. The successful candidate will work as part of a team in a quality program designed to assist students in their transition to adulthood. Competitive wages and benefits.

Other details about the position:

  • Three hours per day (from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm)
  • Five days per week
  • $15 per hour / $225 per week
  • Prefer someone with experience working as a job coach and/or working with youth

ESU9 is an equal opportunity employer.

Questions about this position may be directed to Joe Haney, Director of Special Services, at 402-463-5611 or email: joe.haney@esu9.us.

Apply here: ESU 9 Applicant Portal

Questions regarding the application process may be directed to: hr@esu9.us




Substitute teachers and substitute paraeducators for preschool and school age special needs students for ESU 9.  Teachers must have valid teaching or substitute certificate and are paid at the substitute teacher rate.  Paras earn $9.00 per hour for preschool and school-age classes.  Mileage paid to all substitutes.  Flexible hours.  Call Lois for application at 402-463-5611 or apply online at https://esu9.org/contact-us/employment-opportunities/applications-and-process/.

Substitute drivers needed in Hastings area for preschool students for ESU 9. Drivers must have or be able to obtain a small vehicle permit and/or CDL license. Call Lois for classified application at 402-463-5611 or apply online.


It is the policy of Educational Service Unit 9 (ESU 9) not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, handicap, religion, or marital status in its educational programs, activities or employment policies. Questions or grievances may be directed to the Administrator of ESU 9, 5807 Osborne Drive West, Hastings, NE 68901, telephone: 402-463-5611.