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CLM ARE SEEKING QUALIFIED MEDIATORS AND MENTORS TO JOIN THE TEAM ON A VOLUNTARY BASIS

By nclcadmin Wednesday, 16th October 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Recruitment 2019.
If you are a qualified Mediator, and are interested in helping others, this is an ideal opportunity for you to join a wonderful team of experienced and dedicated Mediators. CLM values their volunteers and provides opportunities for growth and development. ARE YOU INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING OTHERS? EVER THOUGHT ABOUT SHARING YOUR EXPERIENCE AND MENTORING OTHERS?

Community Law & Mediation is recruiting a part time Legal Secretary

By nclcadmin Wednesday, 21st August 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Recruitment 2019.
Community Law & Mediation is recruiting a part time Legal Secretary. The role of Legal Secretary is a pivotal one within CLM. This position will run across 4 days (Monday to Thursday 09.30am - 5.00pm) and requires a confident and competent individual to support a team of solicitors working in the areas of housing, social welfare, debt, equality, employment, and access to education and health services.

Community Law & Mediation Family Rights Advocacy Course QQI Level 6

By nclcadmin Thursday, 15th August 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Education, Education Courses 2019.
This course gives a basic understanding of the Irish legal system and family law in relation to advocacy in Ireland. Learners will develop an awareness of the main features of family law and understand how legislation impacts on relationship while becoming familiar with the legal language, procedures and court documents relevant to the family law area. Learners will develop their advocacy skills and the ability to apply what they have learned to the workplace.  This course will cover any new legislation regarding family law in Ireland. Participants  who successfully complete this course will be able to;

CLM’s one day training course on taking an equal status case to the WRC

By nclcadmin Thursday, 9th May 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Education Courses 2019.
Taking an Equal Status case to the WRC:  Discrimination in accessing goods and services.   This course is aimed at advocates working with people who might suffer discrimination in accessing goods and services.  Legal aid is not available to people who want to challenge discrimination in accessing goods and services.  This means that people have to represent themselves in the Workplace Relations Commission, sometimes with the assistance of advocates.    The main outcomes would be,

CLM has published an FAQ on The Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2018

By nclcadmin Thursday, 7th March 2019 | 0 comments
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CLM has published an FAQ on The Employment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2018, which was signed into law on Christmas Day 2018 and came into force on 4th March 2019.  The legislation aims to address the challenges caused by the increased casualisation of work and to strengthen the regulation of precarious employment, particularly zero hour contracts.

CLM are recruiting for a part time Reflective Practice & Mediation Supervisor

By nclcadmin Thursday, 7th March 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Recruitment 2019.
CLM’s Mediation Service provides free conflict coaching and mediation in areas such as parental disputes, family disputes, community disputes and workplace disputes. CLM’s mediation and conflict coaching services are delivered by a panel of committed volunteers. CLM operates a mediation service in North Dublin, Wicklow and Limerick.

New One Day CLM Housing Law/ Prevention of Homelessness training course

By nclcadmin Tuesday, 5th March 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: News, Education, Education Courses 2019.
This training course will examine the law relating to homelessness in Ireland – what is the State’s obligations to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. This course will look at Social housing support, the application process and the scheme of allocations. It will explain tenancy rights, evictions, what constitutes an unlawful eviction, and how can this be challenged.

CLM Submission to Courts Service on Access to Justice for People with Intellectual Disabilities

By nclcadmin Tuesday, 26th February 2019 | 0 comments
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CLM welcomed the opportunity to make a submission to the Courts Service in relation to the consultation process on its Digitally-Enabled Long-Term Strategy.  CLM took the opportunity to recommend that the Service is fully accessible to persons with intellectual disabilities in vindication of their rights, particularly in view of the increased obligations introduced by the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities which comes into force on 19th April 2019.

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