Employment Opportunities

Preschool Paraeducator Opening:

Educational Service Unit 9 is hiring for the position of preschool paraeducator. This position will start Monday, November 13, or upon finding a qualified candidate. The position is located in Hastings, NE at the Adams County Early Learning Center. Successful candidate will work as part of a team in a quality early childhood program. Some lifting required; 40 hours per week. Competitive hourly rate and benefits.  Position open until filled.

Call Jan or Lois for an application at 402-463-5611 or apply online.

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 Jan 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 Jan 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, 1117 East South Street, Hastings, NE 68901, telephone: 402-463-5611.