about One Tree

Our spirit, vision and values

spirit

Working Together - Meeting the Challenge - Determined to Lead

vision

Our vision is to bring this spirit to bear on the challenges that we encounter in the communities in which we work. We envisage expanding our range of services by offering quality support, management and training services that we have built in the childcare sector to other community service sectors where communities are experiencing real need.

target

Individuals, families, children, vulnerable members of communities including those suffering poverty, ill health, homelessness, abuse, isolation or a lack of services (due to location) and in particular, at risk and marginalised people to include those from Aboriginal, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and disadvantaged backgrounds.

purpose

One Tree builds resilient individuals, families and communities by providing support, management and learning opportunities for organisations, and those disadvantaged by poverty, location or a lack of services.

values

honesty

Working together in an ethical, open and transparent manner to create a safe and supportive environment where people demonstrate a willingness to self reflect and work together in a respectful and playful manner.

equality

Honouring diversity and the unique contribution that each individual brings to the organisation. Ensuring that relationships and partnerships are mutually beneficial. Supported by un-judgemental behaviour and the challenging of discrimination.

professionalism

Using professional knowledge, education and experience to deliver high quality services which meet the needs of individuals and communities. Adhering to the organisation's policies and procedures and working to industry standards. Working together out of the organisation's values and showing initiative that contributes to One Tree being recognised as a leader in the community services sector.