An education reformer with an unwavering commitment to the Democracy Prep mission of college success and authentic civic engagement for our scholars
A highly ethical professional with excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to keep sensitive information confidential
A problem solver who strongly believes in the importance and positive impact that Human Resources has in upholding the worklife health of employees
A detail-oriented teammate with excellent time management and project management skills
A professional with experience in Human Resources, specifically in payroll and benefits administration, a plus
A graduate of a Bachelor’s degree program (required), with prior experience in a charter school environment (preferred)
What You’ll Do
Administer Democracy Prep’s employee benefits program and collaborate with our finance team on payroll processing
Implement the employee onboarding and orientation processes and conduct exit interviews
Compile and maintain employee records including confidential and sensitive employee information
Work with the Assistant Director of HR to support hiring managers and employees in resolving employee grievances and disciplinary issues
Guide instructional staff through the New York certification process (This role is based in New York City.)
Salary starts at $58,500. Democracy Prep provides employees with full benefits and a working environment that includes all the necessary technology and resources to succeed.
Democracy Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, familial status, domestic violence victim status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Our mission is to educate responsible citizen-scholars who will change the world. We strongly believe that by building a DREAM team that represents numerous perspectives, backgrounds, and expertise, we can achieve this goal together. This is a value we highly support and strongly encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.