Internship: Small Claims Diversion Mediation Program Intern, New York Peace Institute, Brooklyn NY
If you have strong communication skills, general understanding of office administration, great attitude, if you are organized, experienced with active listening, able to work independently, as well as with a team, if you have interest or experience in mediation then you are a perfect candidate for this unpaid part-time internship on mediation mechanisms.
The New York Peace Institute Mediation Program is an extensive community-based and court-annexed Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) program that operates at our main offices in lower Manhattan and downtown Brooklyn. The Mediation Program provides an extensive array of ADR services, inclusive of screening, intake, mediation, conciliation, facilitation, arbitration, and training. The program handles issues such as harassment, family conflicts, property violations, noise and other quality of life crimes, parent-teen conflict, placement of children in special education, housing disputes and lemon law arbitration. The program serves over 11,000 New Yorkers and currently handles over 4,000 disputes each year.