Recruitment

We currently have a vacancy for an

Accredited Family Mediator (part time)

£19.81 per hour (£13.21 per hour for training), 14-21 hours per week

About us:

Cambridge Family Mediation Service (CFMS) is a well-respected registered Charity offering specialist mediation services in Cambridge. For over 30 years, the Service has supported families and couples facing separation or divorce from its centrally-placed offices a short walk from Cambridge Station. The Service has contracts to deliver Legal Aid, Parenting Programmes and SEND Mediation.

The role:

CFMS is seeking an accredited mediator. The post holder will work as part of a team providing all issues mediation to legally aided clients and private clients; as well as mediation regarding other matters including Special Educational Needs and Disability issues and inheritance / family issues.

About you:

  • Fully accredited with the Family Mediation Council to offer All Issues Mediation
  • Qualified to carry out child inclusive mediation or up-to-date with child inclusive mediation training
  • Experienced at carrying out legal aid assessments
  • Good knowledge of the FMC’s standards and code of practice and ability to operate within these parameters and the policies and procedures of the Service
  • Ability to maintain confidential records
  • Willingness to get involved in new projects and service developments
  • Ability to work well within a small team as well as independently
  • Qualified as a Professional Practice Consultant would be ideal

It is envisaged that the post holder will be contracted for 14-21 hours per week,  although they will be expected to be available to cover more when required. £19.81 per hour (£13.21 per hour for training).

Applicant should send a C.V. and covering letter to SEND@cambridgefms.co.uk


We are committed to safer recruitment practices to protect our service users, therefore all applicants are expected to have an understanding of and commitment to safeguarding best-practice.