Vacancy | Communications & Marketing Officer: Part-time

An exciting new role has arisen in our Communications Service for a Communications & Marketing Officer: Part-time. Working to the Director of Communications, the purpose of this part-time role is to assist with development, consolidation and focus of the communication and marketing requirements of One Family around new technologies, whilst also engaging with traditional communications; and with production of all One Family events, including our annual Family Day Festival. One Family requires a Communications & Marketing Officer who will utilise their broad communications background and marketing experience in order to positively communicate and market One Family’s mission and services.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 16 September 2015 at 12pm. Further details, including Job Specification, Person Specification and Application Procedure can be read here.



Volunteer with our askonefamily Helpline

logoAre you interested in a challenging and vital volunteer role that makes a real difference?

We are seeking volunteers for askonefamily, One Family’s national lo-call helpline service for all members of one-parent families and those who share parenting, their families and friends, and professionals working with them. The aim of the role is to assist helpline callers in finding their own resolution to issues affecting them through the provision of information and emotional support. Based in Cherish House, Dublin 2, full training and ongoing support and supervision will be provided.

If you are:

  • Able to listen
  • A clear communicator
  • Able to commit to a daytime helpline shift once a week (3+ hours)
  • Fluent in English
  • Able to attend six half days (non-consecutive) of training, during the day
  • And have basic computer skills

We can offer you:

  • Helpline training and skills development
  • The opportunity to work with diverse families
  • Regular support in the role
  • A chance to be involved in a developing service

If this rewarding volunteer opportunity is of interest, please click here for the full role specification and application form.

One Family Internship Offered

Would you like to be part of the One Family team? We are offering an Internship through JobBridge for a Training Service & Communications Assistant to work across our Training for Professionals service and Communications service. This is an interesting role offering a variety of experience in administration, marketing and communications.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 4 October 2013 at 5pm. It is intended that shortlisted candidates will be interviewed on Thursday, 10 October.

Please click here to visit the JobBridge site to learn more about the role, and click here to find further information on eligibility.

Vodafone World of Difference Programme

The Vodafone World of Difference Programme is accepting applications until 5pm on Friday 6 September. This Programme aims to support social innovation and help people answer their true calling by providing a full salary of 40K gross to work for the charity of their choice for a year.

Want to work with One Family?

We have an amazing role to offer through this Programme and would be happy to have a chat with anyone interested in finding out more about our work, about the role, and about the Vodafone World of Difference Programme, and to support a candidate through the application process.

What is social innovation?

Social innovation refers to new ideas, concepts and strategies that meet social needs such as housing, education, community development and health that are developed to strengthen the individual and society.

Who can apply for the Vodafone World of Difference Programme?

Vodafone states: Anyone who is over 18 years old, a resident of the Republic of Ireland and who feels they have a true calling to work for a charity that will help young people of Ireland.

Want to know more?

Find out more about the Programme, including Terms & Conditions and how to apply, here on Vodafone’s site.

Contact us using the form below if you would like to learn more about the role One Family has to offer.