Scottish Mediation are seeking a Project Officer to undertake a piece of research and policy development work to support a significant increase in the use of mediation in the justice system in Scotland. This will include identifying what is currently happening in Scotland in relation to mediation in the justice system, what it is intended to achieve, what the evidence is of the benefits of using mediation from this, examine other jurisdictions where mediation is being used, lead the convening of an expert group of interest, and work in collaboration with Scottish Mediation and the Scottish Government to develop options for the use of mediation in the justice system.
£27,841 – £31,877 pro rata
6 month fixed term contract, Full time.
Closing Date: Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 4pm.