Vacancies & Volunteering


1. New Futures Project Co-Ordinator

One Family is currently recruiting for the position of New Futures Project Co-Ordinator. This post will provide the right applicant with responsibility for a dynamic and exciting three-year project, which will support women detached from the labour market to engage in personal development, career planning and further education and training, in an organisation that is committed to best professional practice and innovation. The project aims to support people parenting alone or sharing parenting through our flagship New Steps and New Futures programmes and assist them in accessing further education, training and employment.

Please read the full role description and requirements here before applying.

Application Procedure: A cover letter and CV addressing the required competencies should be emailed to: Valerie Maher, Programmes & Policy Manager, One Family at Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 16th June 2017. First round interviews will be held on Friday June 23rd with second round interviews on Tuesday June 27th.

2. Family Mediators

One Family is seeking to recruit fully qualified Mediators accredited with IMI or MII. One Family work with parents who have separated and are sharing parenting. We offer low cost professional mediation services.

Applicants must also have completed 32 hours Family Training in Mediation.

Applicants must have gained experience and be in a position to work individually with clients through mediation while supported by an experienced Mediator.

One Family would like to work with mediators to offer low cost mediation to families who access the One Family services in Dublin 2.

This service is not funded however clients are asked to pay low cost fees and One Family will support the costs of mediators working with us.

One Family will offer extensive induction and training opportunities.

Application Procedure: If you would like to discuss the opportunity further please email Geraldine Kelly. We are taking expressions of interest in the role and will meet with interested parties in August.

3. Early Years Relief Panel

We are currently recruiting for positions on our Early Years Relief Panel to provide cover for staff who are on leave, attending training or due to other unplanned absences. This is a position where you will be working directly with children from birth to 4 years and actively supporting parents who use our services.

Please read the full role description and requirements here: Early Years Relief Panel Role Sept 2015

Application Procedure: A cover letter and CV addressing the requirements stated above should be emailed to, Geraldine Kelly, Director of Children & Parenting, One Family

4. Volunteering

Volunteers are vital to our work and we never take them for granted. Volunteer opportunities arise at different times of the year and for a variety of ongoing projects and once-off events such as our annual Family Day Festival. If you are interested in volunteering with One Family, please complete this contact form including some information about your skills and the areas of work that interest you.