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Vacancies

Please note: applications for our job vacancies can only be accepted on the CAIS application form available below.

Please click on the job title for a detailed job description. If you have a question regarding a vacancy please contact CAIS HR Team using the details below.

Completed appications to be returned to jobs@cais.org.uk or CAIS HR Dept, 12 Trinity Square, Llandudno LL30 2RA (Tel: 01492 863000)


Staff Nurse (Chorley)

Staff Nurse
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days 
Base location: Chorley Detoxification Unit
£28,222 - £29,941 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience)
Newly qualified start at £25,828 rising to £28,222 pro rata after preceptorship period

CAIS aims to empower positive changes in the lives of people affected by addiction, adverse mental health, unemployment, offending and other life challenges, through a range of services and support delivered by skilled and experienced staff and volunteers.

With a respected reputation for delivering residential detox services in Wales since 1997, CAIS now also provides a residential detox facility in Chorley.  The unit provides medically managed clinical treatment support to those working towards a substance free lifestyle.

Duties will include overseeing the support and treatment of adults with drug and alcohol issues, and implementing therapeutic interventions and group work.

Applications will only be accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 21st August 2019


Young Person's Peer Mentor - Cyfle Cymru

Young Persons’ Peer Mentor (16- 24 years)
Cyfle Cymru Out of Work Service
30 hours per week 
Base location:  Newtown 
£18,115 per annum pro rata (£14,492)
Funded until 31st August 2020

Cyfle Cymru is a service which helps people with substance misuse issues and/or mental health conditions who are in recovery or are towards the end of their treatment programme into work, education or training.

In this role you will provide support and guidance to all young people aged 16-24 years who have been referred onto the project and ensure project outcomes are delivered on target. You will work alongside the Volunteer Peer Mentors in delivering services and outcomes for the scheme and support the Lead Peer Mentor in raising awareness of the service.

You will have experience of working with young people aged 16-24 as well as individuals with substance misuse and/or mental health conditions. Additionally you will have personal experience of substance misuse and/or mental health conditions.

With experience of working in community based services and with vulnerable client groups, you will also have a sound understanding of substance misuse services and the benefits and challenges of service users.

A full, clean driving licence as well as access to your own vehicle is essential. The ability to converse through the medium of Welsh would be advantageous.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Wednesday 21st August 2019


Assistant Peer Mentors

Cyfle Cymru Assistant Peer Mentors
Base location: Various across North Wales 
16 hrs per week (12 week) 
National Living Wage 

CAIS aims to empower positive changes in the lives of people affected by addiction, adverse mental health, unemployment, offending and other life challenges, through a range of services and support delivered by skilled and experienced staff and volunteers.

Cyfle Cymru is a service which helps people with substance misuse issues and/or mental health conditions who are in recovery or are towards the end of their treatment programme into work, education or training.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a number of Assistant Peer Mentors across North Wales on the Cyfle Cymru Project. Offering 12 weeks paid work to gain new skills and assistance in finding future employment.

We are looking for individuals to support our Peer Mentors in delivering services and outcomes for the scheme and to support the Lead Peer Mentor in raising awareness of the service. You will also provide support for the Cyfle Cymru participants aged 16-24 years who have been referred onto the project and ensure project outcomes are delivered to project targets.

A recognised qualification/ certificate in substance misuse or related field is desirable, you will also have personal experience of substance misuse and/or mental health conditions, but full training will be provided.

A full driving license and access to a vehicle and welsh language is desirable although not essential.  

Closing date for applications: 12 noon Monday 19th August 2019 


Driver - Wrexham
Ad hoc hours (bank)
£national living wage

In this role you will collect clients of our residential drug & alcohol treatment centre from their home area and transport them to our centre in Wrexham, returning them at the end of their stay.  This is likely to involve locations around the UK.  Hours of work will be agreed locally, but we would require these to be delivered flexibly.

A vehicle will be provided for these journeys, and you will need to have a full, clean driving licence.

An enhanced DBS check will be undertaken prior to starting, together with an occupational health check.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form


Chef/ Cook

Chef/Cook
Base location: Wrexham
£16,578 per annum pro rata (£7,072.35)
16 hrs per week over 7 days
 
We are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic Chef/Cook to work within a catering kitchen preparing meals for up to 25 clients at our residential drug & alcohol treatment unit in Wrexham.
 
With current Food Hygiene and Food Safety certificates, and experience in a volume catering operation, you will work to the highest standard in providing a range of high quality, nutritional foods.  You will also be able to work appropriately within an environment of confidentiality.
 
Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form
 
Application form and job description can be obtained from the vacancies page of our website – www.cais.co.uk
 
Closing date:  12 noon on Friday 16th August 2019
 
Completed applications to be returned to jobs@cais.org.uk
or CAIS HR Dept, 12 Trinity Square, Llandudno LL30 2RA (Tel: 01492 863000)

Bank Nurses Salus

Base location: Salus Withnell Hall, Withnell, Chorley
£14.84 per hour

CAIS aims to empower positive changes in the lives of people affected by addiction, adverse mental health, unemployment, offending and other life challenges.  With a respected reputation for delivering residential drug and alcohol detox services in Wales since 1997, we now also manage the residential detox facility at Salus Withnell Hall.

We are seeking qualified nurses to join our team of casual bank staff supporting adults with substance misuse problems, providing medically-managed treatment to those working towards a substance free lifestyle.  Duties will include overseeing the support and treatment of adults with drug and alcohol issues, and implementing therapeutic interventions and group work.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form


Don't Touch Tell Performer

Primary School Performers needed:

• Are you a professional performer?
• Do you want work educating school children through performance?
• Can you perform in English, Welsh and Bilingually?
We have been delivering our Don’t Touch – Tell!  Service for more than 20 years and need more performers to help us reach every primary school in North Wales. Don’t Touch Tell is an educational show, informing pupils of the dangers of picking up syringes, drinking alcohol and taking drugs.
We are looking for performers to help us deliver important messages about these dangers to primary school pupils in North Wales.
If you have a performance skill that can be adapted to deliver our messages, then give us a call.
All performers will need to participate in the CAIS recruitment process including completing a CAIS application, attending an interview and agreeing to a DBS check.
This is a self-employed position on a term time only basis with payment on completion of shows.


Staff Nurse (bank)

£14.84 per hour
Base location: Wrexham

CAIS is seeking qualified Nurses to join its team of casual bank staff supporting adults with substance misuse problems at its residential drug and alcohol detoxification unit, Hafan Wen, providing medically managed clinical treatment support to those working towards a substance free lifestyle.

Duties will include overseeing the support and treatment of adults with drug and alcohol issues, and implementing therapeutic interventions and group work.

The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable but not essential.


Catering Assistants (Bank)

CAIS Social Enterprises

£8.78 per hour

We are looking for reliable and flexible individuals to join our social enterprise team, working on a bank basis.

We have multiple catering outlets in North Wales including Porter’s Coffee Shop and Bistro in Colwyn Bay, Troop Café in Llandudno, and Porter’s Coffee Shop in Rhyl, as well as our Mobile Catering Trailer covering outside events across North Wales.

We have a variety of opportunities available, which include:

Front of House Assistants – within the cafés / events trailer
Kitchen Assistants – within the cafés / events trailer
Outside Catering Assistants – preparation and delivery of buffets to external customers

You will have experience of working within a busy café environment or providing catering at outside events, and/or working within a busy kitchen environment, preparing meals from a varied menu.

A Level 2 Food Hygiene Certification and a full driving licence are essential.  The ability to speak Welsh would be advantageous but is not essential.

Previous applicants need not apply


Bank Cook Chef (covering holidays/sickness)
Base location: Wrexham
£8.78 per hour

We are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic bank Chef/Cook to work within a catering kitchen preparing meals for up to 25 clients at our residential drug & alcohol treatment unit in Wrexham.

With current Food Hygiene and Food Safety certificates, and experience in a volume catering operation, you will work to the highest standard in providing a range of high quality, nutritional foods.  You will also be able to work appropriately within an environment of confidentiality.