One Family was founded in 1972 as Cherish and is Ireland’s national organisation for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and separating. As a registered charity, we offer support, information and services to all members of all one-parent families, to those sharing parenting, to those experiencing an unplanned pregnancy and to professionals working with one-parent families. Children are at the centre of our work and the organisation helps all the adults in their lives, including mums, dads, grandparents, step-parents, new partners and other siblings, offering a holistic model of specialist family support services.
Tusla has recently provided funding for One Family to recruit a suitably qualified consultant to work with the organisation to develop a Service Model for the Separating Well for Children Service.
The purpose of the Service Model is to achieve the following:
The closing date for applications is 10am on 12 April 2021.