Careers at North Side

Want to work at the #1 public/charter school in St. Louis?

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

Full-time Classroom Teacher Positions (multiple), Grades K-8

Principal of the Middle School, Grades 5-8

Assistant Principal/Director of School Culture, Grades 5-8

Director of Curriculum and Instruction/Instructional Coach, Grades K-8

To apply for a position, send your cover letter and resume to CEO Chester Asher at Please include your name in the subject line and follow other submission instructions as detailed in the job descriptions linked above as PDFs.

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 7th grade.
  • North Side is the highest performing open-enrollment public elementary school in the City of St. Louis.
  • 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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