Human Rights Legal Support Centre

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The Human Rights Legal Support Centre (HRLSC) provides free legal assistance to individuals throughout Ontario who have experienced discrimination contrary to Ontario’s Human Rights Code. The HRLSC is seeking applications for a Human Resources Assistant to provide temporary support and assistance to the HRLSC’s Human Resources team. This position’s primary responsibilities will focus on the HRLSC’s recruitment / onboarding and file management initiatives and will work collaboratively as a part of the Human Resources and Business Services team.

Qualifications include excellent organizational and file management skills, proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience using human resource management / information systems or databases. The successful applicant will be detail oriented with a strong ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage multiple deadlines in a fast-paced legal services and / or non-profit organization, and have general knowledge of Human Resources best practices.

Full Job Description

This is a full-time, temporary contract position until March 2023 (with the possibility of extension) located in Toronto and reports to the Manager of Human Resources and Labour Relations. The HRLSC provides a competitive total compensation package. The salary range for this position is $39,555 - $49,444. The usual hours of work are 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

How to apply

Applications must:

1. Include a resume and a covering letter, submitted as one attachment

2. Be addressed to the attention of Human Resources

3. Be submitted by e-mail to:

4. Have the e-mail subject line: HR Assistant – 20220705


The Human Rights Legal Support Centre is committed to equity and diversity and encourages applications from people who are reflective of Indigenous and diverse communities.

Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.  Accessible formats of this posting are available upon request.

Application Deadline: Thursday, July 14, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m.

We thank you for your interest in this opportunity.

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.