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Mediation for Families™ is a leading provider of family mediation services throughout all metropolitan areas plus the regional centres throughout Australia. The advancement of the well-being of children, the elderly, families and the broader community are at the forefront of everything we do. Our mission is to offer our clients, the very best possible family dispute resolution, mediation and support services with a particular focus on parties reaching mutually acceptable and sustainable agreements, cost effectiveness, equity and inclusion.

The Role

We are currently seeking applications for the role of a full time (38 hours) Family Dispute Resolution (FDR) Practitioner located at our various mediation venues throughout the east coast.

This role is to provide industry standard family dispute resolution and conciliation assistance to families when they are in the process of separating or have already separated or are divorced, to assist in the development of sustainable parenting plans and property agreements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Application of conflict resolution methodology, specifically family dispute resolution
  • Facilitation of equitable participation of both parties in the mediation process
  • Assisting clients to generate and negotiate sustainable options
  • Application of separation and or divorce centric issue management theories
  • Conduct of client assessment and intake of client needs
  • Provide clients with information and referrals
  • Upholding of professional confidentiality standards, duty of care, and strict decisive identification of domestic and family violence

Work days/hours are generally during Monday to Friday with, with some flexibility needed in order to meet organisational requirements.


  • Employment where you can make a difference to the lives of families
  • Work-life balance and flexible working hours
  • Additional annual leave over the Christmas period and study leave
  • A supportive environment and opportunity for professional development
  • A network of friendly, passionate and dedicated conflict strategists


Family Mediation Australia Services

To be considered, please send us your resume and a cover letter outlining your demonstrated experience in each area to our email address with the code ‘FDRP2021’ in the subject line.

Please note,  if we are interested we will be in touch. No candidate phone follow-ups or recruitment agencies required at this point in time.

Family Dispute
Two Workers having a Workplace Dispute

Not all mediation practices are considered equal. Our service offering is complimented by fixed fee pricing and undertaken in-person, online, by shuttle and over the telephone. Participants to mediation can access our service from wherever they are located - worldwide.

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Step One: Consultation

Have a free consultation with us and complete a free assessment.

Step Two: Mediation

Parties then participate in mediation conference.

Step Three: Documentation

We will draft all the necessary documentation for you.


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