A Social Work Career Tusla, Ireland’s Child and Family Agency
Cpl Healthcare, in partnership with Tusla, Child and Family Agency, the dedicated State agency responsible for improving wellbeing and outcomes for children, are recruiting for Professionally Qualified Social Workers on a nationwide basis to work across a number of different services including:
Child Protection and Welfare
Duty/Intake (initial assessment)
Children in Care
Tusla, the Child and Family Agency was established in 2014 and is responsible for a range of statutory functions including provision of child protection, alternative care, specified regulatory services and a range of family support services to enable its staff to make an important contribution to improve the wellbeing and outcomes for children living in Ireland.
It represents the most comprehensive reform of child protection, early intervention and family support services ever undertaken in Ireland.
The Agency operates under the Child and Family Agency Act 2013, a progressive piece of legislation with children at its heart and families viewed as the foundation of a strong healthy community where children can flourish. Partnership and co-operation in the delivery of seamless services to children and families are also central to the Act.
Tusla has commenced a major improvement programme with significant focus on Practice, Culture and Structure.