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Notices for Mediators

Please use this noticeboard to post any  relevant information or work opportunities with fellow family mediation practitioners.

If you would like to share any such information, please email info@familymediationcouncil.org.uk.

Opportunity for a FMCA Mediator

TLC: Talk, Listen, Change

We are looking for somebody to join our enthusiastic and dedicated Family Mediation team who are committed to offering a high-quality service. This is a continuously expanding service and so would be an exciting opportunity for someone looking to be part of a developing and growing department.

Applicants must be qualified to undertake both Financial and Child cases for both Legal Aid and Privately paying clients.

This is a flexible job opportunity for a Family Mediator to work remotely conducting online Mediation and also to deliver face-to-face Mediation in Lancashire and West Cheshire. Applications from Mediators based elsewhere in the UK will also be considered.

This post is subject to a DBS check. Please see here for full details.

Training Developer – NFM, 2 days a week

We are recruiting for a passionate and dedicated Training Developer to work with our training team to lead and direct the learning culture and vision for National Family Mediation (NFM).

For full details, please see here.


Opportunities for Mediators


Following our expansion and merger with another Relate Centre in the South East, we are seeking a new member of our experienced team to support families through our long established Family Mediation service.

Our mediation service has held a LAA contract for 30 years and successfully moved its whole service online last year.

Candidates need to be comfortable and skilled working online.

Benefits of joining our Relate team:

  • Working for a nationally recognised, specialist service with an excellent reputation;
  • Free high quality clinical supervision
  • Free group supervision for peer support and to share good practice with other experienced practitioners;
  • A range of tailored CPD courses run specifically for our practitioners;
  • Full professional indemnity cover.
  • Mediators carry out the majority of the administration of their caseload and so are free to manage their own availability. In return they receive a considerably enhanced fee.

About us:

Relate LNWHMTB operates across eight London boroughs as well as Hertfordshire, the Mid Thames region and Buckinghamshire, providing relationship counselling, psychosexual therapy, education, family counselling, young people’s counselling, training and mediation.

We usually occupy up to 20 venues but all our work is currently being carried out online.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.


Please apply with a CV to Nicola.cunniffe@relate.org.uk


Opportunities for Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediators

Southern Family Mediation

Southern Family Mediation is looking for FMCA mediators qualified to do legal aid work, and who would be interested in joining them as consultant mediators.  Working either in our office in Southampton or online, or both. We offer both private and legal aid services to clients.

For more information, and to register interest, please email Louisa Dickson at louisa@southernfamilymediation.co.uk


Opportunities for Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediators

Mediation MK

Mediation MK have a new and exciting opportunity for an accredited meditator to join our growing team, where we can guarantee the case load to meet your requirements.

Experience will be relative to the FMC accreditation, and as a person will be polite, diplomatic and  organised, with the capacity to be flexible to ensure our growing client base are dealt with in a professional and timely manner.

In return we offer guaranteed case load, competitive rates (which can be discussed at interview stage) and a professional service and team to support both of our businesses in an effective, efficient and smooth operation. Click here for more details

There are several vacancies open with an immediate start. Do not to miss this amazing opportunity, please send your CV & Profile to toni@mediationmk.org.uk or call 07498 996392 for consideration.


Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediators

The Family Mediation Trust

The Family Mediation Trust is looking to expand its team with up to three part-time FMCA mediators.

The Trust has set out to provide high quality mediation in an accessible way to those that need this support. While current delivery is happening online, the future approach will see a mix of online and face-to-face meetings. Mediation work is delivered across the East of England. While it would be ideal to have candidates who can work at times in the region to provide face-to-face meetings, they are also open to candidates who can deliver online only.

The successful candidates will be joining a collegiate group of highly experienced mediators, and will be supported with wrap around PPC support and access to training.

Please click here for more information.


Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediator Consultant opportunity with The London Mediation Service

The London Mediation Service are currently looking for Accredited Mediators to join our team.  The role is remote and flexible, with you choosing the hours and days that you would want to work. We would use video technology to complete MIAMs and Sessions of Mediation.

This is a self employed role with the service taking care of all back end administration.

We would prefer that applicants are able to deal with all issues within the family mediation arena. Competence with legal aid is a bonus but is not essential.

If you are interested in joining us and want to discuss the role and pay structure in more detail, please email us at email@tlms.org.uk in the first instance.


PPC opportunities with NFM Direct

NFM Direct is looking to recruit PPCs to join our PPC team working with our expanding team of mediators. This is a national role and we are looking to appoint PPCs with particular interest in the development of trainees. For more information including job description or for an informal discussion please contact Jane Robey at janerobeyceo@nfm.org.uk


Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediator Consultant opportunity with Family First Mediation

Family First Mediation is interested in speaking with FMCA mediators qualified to do legal aid work, and who would be interested in joining them as a consultant mediator  For more information and to register interest, please email Graham Lyons on 07773 701 062 or info@familyfirstmediation.co.uk


Family Mediation Council accredited (FMCA) mediator opportunity in Milton Keynes with Mediation MK

Mediation MK is a mediation charity established in 1989 serving the Milton Keynes area, now with a population of 270,000 which is still increasing. We are looking for an accredited family mediator to work one or two days a week either in our office in central Milton Keynes or online, or both. We offer both private and legal aid services to clients. We are primarily interested in hearing from accredited mediators, but please do contact us if you are a qualified mediator working towards accreditation as we may be able to use your services.

We also deliver the Separated Parents Information Programme (SPIP) for the Northampton area, so we can offer the opportunity to be involved in delivering SPIP if you have the necessary qualifications.

Please contact Martin Ellis, Service Director, on martinellis@mediationmk.org.uk or 07745 849207 to discuss these opportunities further.


Family Mediation Council accredited (FMCA) Mediator opportunity with Disputes Mediation

Disputes Mediation is expanding its team of mediators and looking for FMC accredited mediators in the West Midlands to join its panel. See here for more details


Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA) Mediator opportunity: South West Mediation

South West Mediation is one of the UK’s largest and most established mediation practices. We provide family mediation both on a private basis and under a Legal Aid contract in 12 locations throughout the southwest – in Bristol, Somerset, Devon, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire. We continue to grow and are looking for family mediators especially those who are able to work in the Bristol/Bath area and can offer availability of between 3 and 5 days a week.

If you are interested in joining our team of mediators, please send your CV and covering letter to vicki.lewis@southwestmediation.co.uk so that we can arrange a confidential initial telephone discussion.


NFM Seeking Accredited Mediators across England and Wales

National Family Mediation is looking to recruit Family Mediation Council Accredited mediators across England and Wales to help meet increasing demand.

The benefits of joining the NFM team are:

  • Flexible work terms
  • Being part of one of the largest team of mediators in England and Wales
  • Automatic enrolment as an NFM mediator to enable you to meet your FMC registration requirements
  • Opportunities to share practice and gain support of colleagues
  • Dedicated administrative support
  • Regular support and supervision provided in house by our team of PPCs included
  • Favourable payment terms

There are always opportunities, in various parts of the country. Please see here for more information. If you would be interested in joining our team or would like more information about working for NFM please contact general@nfm.org.uk or call on 0300 4000 636