Dundee, Angus & Perth:
01382 201343

Fife:
01592 751095

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Volunteer opportunities and current vacancies

Finance Assistant

23 hours

£21,668 - £23,996 (pro rata)                                                                 

We are looking to recruit a Finance Assistant. The post will be based in Dundee but we may negotiate remote (home-based) working with the successful candidate. The post-holder will be accountable for the delivery of finance related tasks for the Service. The salary for the position will be £14,238.97 – £15,768.80.

For further details and an application pack, please contact us on 01382 201343 or e-mail info@familymediationonline.co.uk. Closing date for applications is 9am, Friday 04 June 2021.

                                                               

We may have ongoing opportunities for accredited or trainee Children and Young Persons' Counsellors, Relationship Counsellors and Family Mediators. Please contact us to find out more. 

 

Mediator(s)

Contract type: Fixed-term 12 months contract (possibility of extension by a further two years)

Relationships Scotland FM Tayside and Fife is seeking two part-time / a full-time Mediator to join its team delivering mediation in Angus, in a homelessness prevention setting. The roles form part of a contract with Angus Council and may be extended by a further two years. The team will work to tackle challenges faced by Angus families resulting from housing instability and family relationship breakdown.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Assess for and provide an impartial mediation service to family members 16+ to resolve disputes resulting from family breakdown
  • Work with people at risk of homelessness to find solutions for re-establishing relationships with their families
  • Maintain confidential records and case notes
  • Liaise with families, referring local authority Housing Teams and other stakeholders in relation to the service provided.

There are two posts advertised however, we would offer this opportunity as one full-time post if there is interest:

Mediator (20hrs per week) £14,536.57

Mediator (18hrs per week) £13,082.91

(Both subject to a cost of living increase during any extension periods)

The roles cover the local authority area of Angus and will be based in Forfar. Flexible working and home-working arrangements can be mutually agreed.

For an application pack, please contact us on 01382 201343 or e-mail info@familymediationonline.co.uk. 

Relationships Scotland Family Mediation Tayside and Fife is a registered charity, and aims to be an equal opportunities employer

 

Volunteer in our Child Contact Centres

Help us, help families

Volunteers are key to delivering our services in our Child Contact Centres. They support the Child Contact Centre Organisers in their role to provide a neutral, welcoming, safe, child-focused environment and to facilitate contact between children and their non-residential parent or other family member.

This rewarding and challenging role can suit you if you would like to dedicate some of your time to helping families and children. Equally, if you are looking for some experience that will be useful in contributing to your studies or work in fields such as Childcare, Social Work, Family Law, Early Learning and Education or similar areas, this can be a great opportunity for you. Volunteers benefit from a training package and any expenses will be reimbursed.

  • In Dundee the Centre is open on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
  • In Arbroath, Perth, Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes, the Centres are open on Saturdays

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact our local office.

The posts are partially funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund.

Relationships Scotland Family Mediation Tayside and Fife is a registered charity Scottish Charity No. SC008471 and aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

It made me realise that we do actually agree on many things about the children.

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