(34.053123,-118.26456)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1145 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100Los Angeles, CA 90017

Helping people to resolve problems more positively since 1989

About

Get training and experience needed to become a certified mediator for both regular and litigated disputes. This is a program designed to provide training and practice opportunity for candidates who are interested in legal, social service and political sector. You will have a chance to experience the "behind the screen" work for legal professionals as well as frontline practice of mediation from the very beginning to the end. The internship is open to all background and especially encourages candidates with legal, social services, psychology and communication background with bilingual skills to apply. Internship Candidates will be responsible for the following tasks after a minimum 25-hour mediation and conflict resolution training: Conduct case intake interviews, interacting with clients, performing casework. Observe and perform mediation and conciliation. Assist with community education, public presentations, outreach programs and day-to-day office operation. At finishing the internship, candidate will receive a certificate of mediation training and professional practice.

Trainings are provided throughout the year; January, June, September

Skills

  • Spanish
  • People Skills
  • Japanese
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Korean
  • Vietnamese

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • Negotiable, weekly hours, work on cases
  • Legal background often appropriate, but not required. Asian languages and Spanish are our main offer

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