Noble is Chicago’s highest-performing and largest network of public charter high schools. Our 18 schools and 1,300 employees currently serve over 12,300 students, 98% of whom are minority, 89% low-income, and 83% first-generation college goers. At Noble, we have one mission: to be a catalyst for educational equity in the city of Chicago that empowers students with the scholarship, discipline, and honor necessary to succeed in college and lead exemplary lives. We know that we can fulfill this mission if we are the best place for a diverse mix of driven, reflective, and innovative educators to come, stay, and do their best work nurturing college-ready students.
MSW and Professional Educators License (PEL) with social work endorsement is required for this position.
Working At Noble
We know being an excellent social worker is challenging work, so we do what we can to ensure you can focus on student success by removing barriers to being successful. To do this, Noble offers:
Accountability and Support: Expectations are consistent. We are obsessed with following through on the basics and are committed to supporting, developing, and retaining high-performing educators.
Active Community Involvement: Through parent advisory councils, feedback workshops, advocacy support, college enrollment guidance, quarterly parent-teacher conferences, advisory, and other engagement opportunities we invest in every student and family to build lasting, meaningful relationships.
Robust Student Services: We believe in serving the whole child. For this reason, each of our campuses is equipped with at least one full-time licensed Social Worker and a team of College Counselors. Additionally, our students have access to a variety of enrichment opportunities.
Key Job Responsibilities
Use data to identify the highest-need areas for support at your school
Create interventions and supports that support students’ academic success
Run one-on-one and small-group interventions to meet all student needs
Advocate for students and collaborate with student support team: special education case manager, culture team, teachers, and student advisor
Research and refer students to community resources
Adhere to IEP goals and objectives
Contribute to and enhance the positive learning environment at your school
Execute Noble’s student code of conduct with fidelity in order to create a positive, structured learning environment where students are held to high expectations and empowered to grow academically
An unwavering belief that all students can succeed in high school, college, and lead exemplary lives
Proven track record of ambitious results in previous roles
Self-awareness, a regular practice of reflection, and a desire to continuously improve
Follow through, attention to detail, and a belief that “sweating the small stuff” matters
MSW and Professional Educators License (PEL) with Social Work endorsement
Eligibility to work in the United States on a full-time basis
Internal Number: 6305088361
About Noble Charter Schools
Noble is Chicago’s highest-performing and largest network of public charter high schools. Our 18 schools and 1,300 employees currently serve over 12,300 students, 98% of whom are minority, 89% low-income, and 83% first-generation college goers. The School Quality and Rating Policy scores for the Chicago Public Schools rated Noble campuses as ten of the top fifteen public high schools in the city. We believe our people are the most valuable asset in preparing our students to be successful in college and lead exemplary lives. For that reason, we are looking for the best talent in education.