Restorative Justice and Mediation Volunteer

Remedi (Restorative Services) Published: October 18, 2017
Location
Opportunity Type
Posted By
EPNAVCO
Benefits
Community
Skill
Role Specific
Activities
Community Work
Suitable for under 18s
No

Description

Remedi  are a charity who provide a restorative justice and mediation service across Cheshire, and want to work with people to enable them to be the people they can and want to be.

Restorative Justice - is all about helping people to communicate following a crime.  It provides victims with a chance to explain the impact of the offence and ask questions and it helps offenders to explain their actions and offer an apology.  Involvement in Restorative Justice is voluntary and confidential. It gives victims the chance to tell offenders the real impact of their crime, get answers to their questions and get an apology

Mediation - Helps those experiencing conflict to communicate and find a way forward to address the individual needs of all parties.  Involvement is voluntary and confidential. If you are experiencing conflict or a breakdown in communication with others, mediation can help you find a way forward.

Could you:

  • Spare an average of 2 hours per week
  • Attend an initial 3 day training course
  • Work with victims of crime AND offenders in a none judgmental way

What we can offer you:

  • Huge degree of satisfaction.  You will be helping people
  • Training to enhance your CV
  • All out of pocket expenses
  • The opportunity to work within a passionate and committed team
  • Further training

What we need:

  • People who can listen to others
  • People who want to help other people
  • People who are motivated to make a positive change in people's lives
  • People who want to use the skills they already have, and build on them
  • People who want to help us develop the service and raise its profile

Application Form, Informal Discussions, Interviews, Police Check (CRB), References, Trial Period

 

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