HSLDA is seeking a Human Resource Assistant to perform administrative tasks and services to support the effective and efficient operations of HSLDA’s human resources department. This is a full-time, on-site position located in our Purcellville, VA office.

What you will do

  • Provide clerical support to the HR department
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date human resource files, records, and documentation
  • Maintain the integrity and confidentiality of all human resources-related matters
  • Perform periodic audits of HR files and records to ensure that all required documents are collected and filed appropriately
  • Answer frequently asked questions from applicants and employees relative to standard policies, benefits, hiring processes, etc.; refer more complex questions to appropriate senior-level HR staff or management
  • Assist HR team with payroll functions including processing, answering employee questions, correcting errors, and gathering bi-weekly payroll information
  • Assist with new-employee onboarding paperwork and orientations
  • Enter new hire benefit information into carrier databases
  • Assist with planning and execution of various human resources related events
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What you will bring

  • Associate degree in related field (preferred)
  • Prior related office experience (preferred)
  • Background in payroll and/or accounting a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to manage sensitive and confidential situations with tact, professionalism, and diplomacy
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word or related software programs
  • Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn payroll management, human resources information system (HRIS), and similar computer applications
  • Being a committed Christian who supports HSLDA's mission

Does this sound like you? If so, please send your resume with cover letter to jobs@hslda.org with "HR Assistant" indicated in the subject line. Please feel free to pass this message along to anyone you know who might be interested in serving in the advancement of homeschooling.

A bit about us

HSLDA is a Christian non-profit advocacy organization that equips homeschooling families to provide the best educational experience for their children. We do this by caring for each member family and protecting and securing the future of homeschooling. We are firmly committed to serving our members and the homeschool community.