School Group (SG) is a start-up international non-profit developing a cutting-edge global e-learning platform that will allow students around the world to connect for peer-to-peer collaborative learning and skills development - improving the accessibility and quality of education, while transforming lives and impacting future success. We need talented people to help us make our vision a reality. So, if you believe in the power of education, international development and community service - and have the time, skills and know-how to match - we want you as a School Group volunteer.
Reporting to our CHRO , you’ll play an integral part of the success of School Group. On any given day in this role, you'll be involved with policy creation and implementation, interfacing with the Human Resource management team to follow up on projects, consulting with different departmental leaders regarding personnel issues, and creating strategies to improve systems and processes.
In short, you’ll stand at the center of our efforts to find and retain quality talent.
Managing all human resources operations including recruitment, staffing, on-boarding, succession planning, training, coaching, counseling, monitoring, and performance management.
Consulting with legal counsel as appropriate, or as directed by the CEO, on personnel matters.
Working directly with department managers to assist them in carrying out their responsibilities on personnel matters.
Developing and maintaining a human resource information system that meets the organization's personnel information needs.
Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, this position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you may be required to perform. The omission of specific descriptions of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or can be considered essential to this position.
Department heads and managers
Subordinates , including Recruiters, Technical Recruiters, and Recruitment Coordinators
Applicants and future volunteers
5+ years experience supporting HR related processes
Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally with HR, business and technical teams
Experience in process improvement and change management methodologies
Experience with Workday HRIS preferred
Experience with payroll business analysis preferred
Demonstrated ability to take ownership and consistently deliver on commitments - great organizational skills and attention to detail
Solutions focused, with the ability to exercise integrity and sound judgment in complex and ambiguous situations
Proficiency in managing multiple projects concurrently
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Self-directed and disciplined with the ability to work independently in an ever-changing environment.
Can work a minimum of 10 hours a week for at least 6 months.
Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management, Business, or Organizational Psychology.
Experience working remotely as part of a small team
Experience working in a start-up company, non-profit or entrepreneurial environment .
Why volunteer with us?
We are a community of people from different parts of the world who share a common belief in improving education which will eventually reduce poverty and improve the quality of life and living conditions globally. Volunteering with us will enable you to build your resume and gain invaluable experience in a supportive environment.
In the USA, School Group is a Certifying Organization, offering the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) to eligible volunteers.
School Group will provide a letter of recommendation to all volunteers who are able to showcase outstanding performance for professional references.
This is a volunteer position. There will be no financial compensation. Our organization is 100% volunteer - run. We welcome volunteers located anywhere in the world, as long as they can connect reliably to the internet.
To promote quality education, skills development, and improve lives around the world through cutting-edge peer e-learning technology and data-driven research.
School Group is a global non-profit research organization building a global e-learning network for classroom collaboration. We do this through artificial intelligence software that supports our mission of transforming lives by bringing together students and teachers around the world for peer-to-peer collaborative learning to improve the accessibility and quality of education.
We work with educators, schools, government agencies, corporations, non-profits, and passionate people just like you who share our vision for a brighter future.
School Group is a platform that connects schools from various parts of the world. Our goal is to provide an e-learning community that focuses on peer-to-peer learning. We promote collaboration and communication to bridge the educational gap in a rapidly changing educational landscape. For more information, please visit our website, www.schoolgroup.org.
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.