Careers at North Side

Want to work at a high achieving public/charter school in St. Louis?

We are searching for professionals committed to high academic and behavior expectations for pre-kindergarten through 8th grade scholars. We remain committed to small class sizes, 15 or fewer students per room.

Middle School Science Teacher 

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Leah Harris at leah.harris@northsidecommunityschool.org

Elementary School Teacher

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to John Grote at john.grote@northsidecommunityschool.org

Development Assistant

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to Sara Paracha at info@northsidecommunityschool.org.

Executive Director

For further information, please contact the co-heads of the search committee:

Pat Shipley at pshipley815@gmail.com or Ross Woolsey at rosswoolsey@me.com 


About North Side Community School

  • North Side is a highly successful public charter school founded in 2009 to serve the surrounding African-American community in north St. Louis City.
  • North Side now serves 510 students in pre-K through 8th grade.
  • The school’s recent awards include Public Charter School of the Year, Champion of Education Reform, and a What’s Right with the Region Award for Promoting Racial Equality and Social Justice.
  • North Side classes have just 15-18 students each.
  • 100% of students qualify for free or reduced lunch.
  • North Side believes the best method of education is through personal attention.
  • North Side is a neighborhood school, predominantly serving the children in its attendance area, a radius of three miles around the school.
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

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