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Mediation Program Assistant, PT

The College of Southern Maryland

Job Title: Mediation Program Assistant, PT
Job Location: La Plata , MD
United States
Status: Part-Time/Adjunct/Online
Job Category: Other Administrative Positions
Application Closing Date: Open until filled
Date Posted: 2017-07-02

Job Description

Mediation Program Assistant, PT
The College of Southern Maryland

Tracking Code FY17-119

Job Description

The Mediation Program Assistant assists the Director in coordination of the Mediation Program, which provides mediation services to the citizens of Charles County and various referral partners. The program offers mediation, facilitation, conflict workshops, parenting plan and re-entry mediation services. Duties related to the various programs include coordinating volunteer mediators, scheduling mediation sessions and conducting mediations. The Assistant responds to telephone inquiries, e-mails; and performs intakes for citizens who wish to utilize mediations. Employee must be able to manage, track, and keep accurate statistics.  They will assist in preparation of grant reports pertinent to the program. This position is supervised by the Charles County Community Mediation Center Director.


This is a part-time position working 20 hours per week with the flexibility to work evening/weekends as needed.  Effective 7/1/15, permanent employees who work less than 30 hours per week are no longer eligible for medical, dental or vision benefits.


College of Southern Maryland conducts background checks in order to ensure the safety and well-being of the college's staff and students. The final candidate for this position will be subject to the following background checks: Criminal History Check.


This position is open until filled. For best consideration, apply by 11:59 pm EST Thursday, 07/13/17. The College of Southern Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  



Job Requirements

Required Skills

  • Possession of a high school diploma or GED Certificate.
  • Excellent oral, active listening, written, presentation, interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
  • Effective and creative problem solver that has training as an inclusive mediator or is committed to being trained as a mediator.
  • Possesses a deep understanding of the power of mediation and conflict resolution to heal relationships, transform communities and solve social problems
  • Receptive to constructive feedback from partners, staff, Local Advisory Council, volunteers and others
  • Proven ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies
  • Ability to work with a diverse staff and client community
  • Ability to communicate effectively through oral and written communications
  • High ethics, integrity and confidentiality consistent with the position
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office
  • Attention to detail and follow-through and ability to juggle multiple projects effectively,
  • Ability to work well with people of diverse ages, ethnicities and education levels
  • Ability to use good judgment, respect confidentiality, and exercise sensitivity when confronted with conflict,
  • Ability to stay focused during time constraints and high emotions of clients.
  • Preference given to applicants with 45 Hour Basic Mediation Training by Community Mediation Maryland (CMM).


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