Community Mediation Services, Inc. (CMS), a not-for-profit agency based in Jamaica, Queens, is currently searching for a Director of Mediation Services.
This hands-on position requires a mature, poised individual who possesses the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to manage all aspects of mediation services with a high level of professionalism, competency, and efficiency. Candidates seeking this position should be highly motivated, self-directed with strong leadership qualities, creative and have strong communication, presentation and writing skills.
Other job requirements include significant experience dealing with conflict and family dynamics, and a working knowledge of court processes. All applicants must possess a demonstrated commitment to mediation, a willingness to engage in all phases of case management and programmatic development, and an ability to foster client education and empowerment.
Responsibilities will include:
Master's or Law degree preferred. A demonstrated commitment to conflict resolution and mediation is necessary. Excellent interpersonal skills and organizational skills are required. Experience in mediating disputes is required. Bi-lingual ability is a plus. The candidate should be an independent worker and be flexible to meet the needs of a non-profit environment. CMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.
To apply, send all applications (including a cover letter with a description of how the candidate meets the desired qualifications, salary history, resume, and references) to:
Community Mediation Services, Inc.
89-64 163rd Street
Jamaica, New York 11432
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Location: Jamaica, New York