Big Lottery Project Manager
To promote the use of mediation in Mirfield and Ravensthorpe as a means of resolving community-based disputes by recruiting and training members of the local community to act as Mediation Champions, informing local people and agencies about mediation and the project and generally promoting the pilot project using a range of media and meetings.
• To administer the mediation process to ensure mediation meetings and training sessions are organised quickly and run efficiently, working in conjunction with YM’s other staff as appropriate;
• To create a referral tool to enable the Mediation Champions manage referrals and satisfy data protection requirements;
• To develop a network to support the Mediation Champions, develop links with YM Volunteer Mediators and create the foundations for the continuation of the mediation process after the pilot project has been completed;
• To monitor, evaluate and report on the progress of the pilot project, take remediation action, in conjunction with the Chief Executive, if there are any issues and ensure it runs to plan.