Mediator/Trainee Mediator - based in Canberra (ACT)
Relationships Australia - Canberra & Region
- Job Type: Ongoing, Fulltime or Part-time – Several Positions Available
- Salary: $80,147.08 to $84,884.96 for full time plus superannuation and PBI benefits
- Position Location: Deakin, ACT
- Position Reference Number: RACR20FDRPDKN
RACR is a values driven organisation that keeps the wellbeing of the client at the centre of all decision making and service provision. In order to provide quality services to clients we invest in our staff to be the best they can be. Do you want to join an organisation that genuinely cares and lives their values? Are you interested in undertaking a qualification that specialises in Family Dispute Resolution/ Mediation while being subsidised and supported by your workplace? If your answer is “yes”, we would like to hear from you
The FDRP role is expected to provide information and deliver education and mediation services to individuals and families in a variety of circumstances. This role is an ongoing role available on full time or part time basis, based in Canberra (several vacancies available).
To be successful in this role, you are required to possess:
1. A tertiary qualification in social work, psychology, law or social sciences.
2. Has completed (or willingness to complete under RACR funding) either:
a) The full Vocational Graduate Diploma of Family Dispute Resolution (or higher
education provider equivalent); or
b) An appropriate qualification or accreditation under the National Mediation
Accreditation Scheme and competency in the six compulsory units from the
Vocational Graduate Diploma of Family Dispute Resolution (or higher education
provider equivalent); and
c) FDRP registration with Attorney-General’s Department.
3. Demonstrated experience working in a mediation or conflict resolution role.
4. Demonstrated knowledge and experience of family and domestic violence, crisis
intervention models, grief and loss in the context of family separation and child
For a full list of selection criteria, please refer to the attached position description.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants are encouraged to apply.
Salary & Benefits
The salary on offer is in the range of $80,147.08 to $84,884.96 per annum plus superannuation for full time. As a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI), RACR employees also receive tax-effective salary packaging opportunities, thus significantly increasing the value of your take-home pay. Successful interstate candidates can expect reimbursement of relocation expenses.
According to the RACR Enterprise Agreement, the successful candidate will have access to generous leave provisions, annual leave loading, special paid leave during annual holiday shutdown period and flexible working arrangements.