Congratulations! You’ve worked hard to get to the point of paying someone to support your mission.
Here’s a handful of resources and paperwork you need when hiring a nonprofit employee.
If you start with “Hiring Your First Employee” from Minnesota Council of Nonprofits you can use the links below to Indiana state information:
- Indiana Unemployment
- Indiana Workers Compensation Board
- The IRS on Independent Contractor or Employee?
Also check out the US Department of Labor’s “Handy Reference Guide to the Fair Labor Standards Act”
Additionally, LawforChange.org has a page of links on Employment in Indiana
Managing Employees, Personnel Practices for Nonprofits from the National Council of Nonprofits includes a round up of resources, such as writing a position description.
And here are more in-depth nonprofit Human resources guides. Click on the book cover to go the catalog to place a hold:
If you have further, specific questions, please let us know and we’ll find you resources.
Updated from 2011 post.