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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)


Counsellor

Base location: Dawn Centre, Colwyn Bay
(It will be necessary to work at a different location dependent on clinics)
15 hrs per week
£21,846 per annum pro rata (£8,738) 
This is a 6-month contract
 
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new pilot study/project’ 
We are seeking two qualified Counsellors who can work within our CAIS Employment Services.
 
Within this role you will deliver a counselling service to clients in the North Wales area. You will work autonomously within professional guidelines and exercise responsibility for the systematic governance of psychological practice within the service.
 
You will have a diploma in counselling and current BACP membership as a minimal. BACP Accreditation, working towards Accreditation or accredited from an equivalent professional body is desirable but not essential.  Post qualification experience desirable but not essential. 
 
 As Counsellor within this service, you will have experience working with people with common mental health problems. With a good understanding of the principles and practices of supported employment and the issues faced by individuals with mental health problems when seeking employment is essential for this post.
 
A full driving license and use of own car are essential. Welsh language is desirable.
 
Closing date for applications: Friday 31st January 2020
Interview date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

Tenancy Support Officer - Ty'n Rodyn

Base location: Bangor, Ty’n Rodyn 
37.5 hrs per week plus sleeping nights at an enhanced rate
£17,246 per annum

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.

To be a positive role model and provide support to individuals who have been street homeless and/or are prison leavers.  To provide support services for those in short term housing (approx. 6 months) and help individuals move on to sustainable living. Providing support that enables individuals to live independently and feel safe and secure with the long-term aim of them living substance free and independently in their own homes.  Working with individuals in areas such as employment, training and education, debt management and daily living skills to promote wellbeing and a healthy lifestyle, inclusive of partner agency working.

You will either have an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or be willing to work towards achieving the qualification.  You must have a full driving licence and full access to a vehicle.  The ability to communicate in Welsh would be advantageous but is not essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Monday 27th January 2020
Interviews: Thursday 6th February 2020


Staff Nurse - Salus Withnell Hall, Chorley

37.5 hrs per week over 7 days
We are happy to discuss self-rostering, term-time working, part-time/job share – please talk to us
£28,504 - £30,241 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience)
Newly qualified start at £26,086 rising to £28,504 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.

As an important member of our small and friendly team, your duties will include overseeing the support and treatment of adults with drug and alcohol issues, and implementing therapeutic interventions and group work.


Staff Nurse - Hafan Wen
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days 
Base location: Hafan Wen, Wrexham
£28,504 - £30,241 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience)
Newly qualified start at £26,086 rising to £28,504 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.

Hafan Wen is a specialist residential detoxification unit working with people affected by drugs and alcohol, providing them with a range of treatment interventions in a safe and empathic environment, whilst empowering them to make significant lifestyle changes.

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


Bank Nurses Salus

Base location: Salus Withnell Hall, Withnell, Chorley
£14.98 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)

£14.98 per hour
Base location: Hafan Wen, 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.