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Reg. Charity No. 1039386

On 1st April 2021 CAIS merged with Hafal and WCADA to become Adferiad Recovery and all new members of staff will be appointed onto the Adferiad terms and conditions.


Current Vacancies

Please note: applications for our job vacancies can only be accepted on a Adferiad application form.

If you have a question regarding a vacancy please contact Adferiad People Services Team using the details below.

For a paper copy of the application form, please contact: Paper applications are to be returned to Adferiad People Services Dept, Tŷ​ Dafydd Alun, 36 Princes Drive, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8LA (Tel: 01492 863005)




To cover Conwy & Gwynedd Counties

Hours Ad-hoc 

£9.64 per hour (£10.80 enhanced)

Caniad is a North Wales substance misuse and mental health service user and carer involvement project run by Adferiad Recovery.  

Within this project we are looking for a co-ordinator to bring together people who have recent experience of substance misuse services.  In this role you will support forums in recruiting and supporting new members and help facilitate mechanisms whereby they can share their experiences and contribute to future service planning and evaluation.

With demonstrable experience of working with disadvantaged groups, you will have a sound understanding of substance misuse services and the benefits and challenges of service user and carer involvement.  You must have a full driving licence and full access to a vehicle, and the ability to speak Welsh is desirable

Applications are only accepted on the Adferiad application form available below -





Base Location: Rhyl

1 x 30 hours per week

1 x 22.5 hours per week

1 x BANK (Ad hoc hours)

£9.50 per hour plus sleep in allowance

To improve the lives of people with mental health needs by providing one-to-one support to equip them with the skills, knowledge and coping strategies to ensure their own well-being.

In the role of Housing Mentor, you will work as part of a team to support occupants in line with Adferiad Recovery’s principles of empowerment, self-management and recovery, and to ensure service compliance with internal and external quality standards, and regulatory requirements (CIW).

These services support individuals with a serious mental illness and are delivered either in a shared accommodation, supported housing setting in Rhyl or in people’s own flats in the locality. The aim of the staff team therefore, will be to encourage and enable clients to reach a greater level of independence and be able to move-on into more independent living in the community.

There are no specific qualifications for this role but there must be evidence of commitment to personal and career development relevant to the post.

The housing service works to a shift pattern which includes unsocial hours and sleep-ins.


Full details and application form available via the link Careers at Hafal below -



Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Sunday 15th August 2021

Management Accountant 

Base location: Adferiad Head Office, Colwyn Bay

37.5 hours per week

£28,084 - £29,226 per annum

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced CIMA / ACCA qualified individual to join our team at our modern Head Office in Colwyn Bay.

The overall objective of the Management Accounts Team is to produce a monthly set of management accounts and ensure all associated balance sheet reconciliations are completed, to set deadlines and in accordance with Accounting Standards and Adferiad Recovery’s financial policies / 

The Management Accountant will lead and provide support / mentoring to a team of Assistant Management Accountants, to ensure objectives are met, in a timely, organized and accurate manner, with responsibility for the collation, checking and reporting of the monthly results to the Chief Accountant.


Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 18th August 2021  - Interviews Monday 23rd (pm) / Tuesday 24th (am)


Peer Mentor - Cyfle Cymru Out of Work Service

Base location: Flint Office (Covering Denbighshire County)

37.5 hours per week

£19,047 per annum

Temporary Term until 31st August 2022.

Cyfle Cymru service 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 participants referred onto the project and ensure project outcomes are delivered on target. You will work alongside the Assistant Peer Mentors in delivering services and outcomes for the scheme and support the Lead Peer Mentor in raising awareness of the service.

With a BTEC Level 2 in Peer Mentoring, or equivalent, you will have personal experience of substance misuse issues and/or mental health conditions, and experience of working in community-based services with vulnerable client groups. 

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

Applications are only accepted on the Adferiad application form available below -


Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 17th August 2021


Young People’s Therapeutic Practitioner – Flintshire “Sorted” Team

Base location: County Hall, Mold

22.5 hours per week over 7 days

£25,828 per annum pro rata £15,497

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to provide targeted and specialist services to support young people aged between 11 and 24 years of age with complex needs who may be presenting with a substance misuse problem or for those who are at increased risk of using substances.

You will be responsible for undertaking specific young people's assessments and will provide a range of recognised and validated therapeutic interventions to meet the needs of this client group in relation to their substance use and their emotional well-being needs.

You will have a recognised professional qualification in a therapeutic field, together with membership of a recognised professional body. You will also have post qualification experience of delivering therapeutic interventions to young people.

You will work in partnership with Flintshire Sorted colleagues to maintain a seamless, continuous and effective service, and the role will also involve significant multi agency work to best meet the needs of the young people you are supporting.

You must have a full driving licence and full access to a vehicle.  The ability to speak Welsh would be advantageous but is not essential.

Applications are only accepted on the Adferiad application form available below -



Closing date for applications:  Tuesday 10th August 2021


Senior Criminal Justice Resilience Worker – Dechrau Newydd

Base location: Dean Street, Bangor

37.5 hours per week

£23,177 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.  Dechrau Newydd, commissioned by HMPPS and the North Wales Police & Crime Commissioner, is run in partnership with Kaleidoscope Project and aims to support substance-misusing offenders to reduce offending and make sustainable lifestyle changes.

In this role you will be responsible for overseeing, co-ordinating and directly delivering a full range of interventions to individuals involved with Criminal Justice services in their locality. You will also provide assessment, recommendation, and feedback to colleagues within HMPPS and North Wales Police on the progress of substance misuse service users within the Criminal Justice system. 

You will have either achieved or be working towards a Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care (or equivalent), sufficient experience in promoting and safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults/children, and possess good IT skills. Experience of providing staff supervision in a previous role is essential.

Use of your own car insured for business use is essential.

Welsh language is essential as you will contribute and encourage the use of Welsh language within your own practice.

Applications are only accepted on the Adferiad application form using the link below -



Breakfast Facilitator

Base location: Colwyn Bay / Llandudno

21 hrs per week  (08:00 - 11:00 daily 7 days) (Jobshare considered)

£8.91 per hour

Termporary Term to 31st March 2022.

CAIS Social Enterprises are looking for reliable individuals to pick up cold breakfast bags from Colwyn Bay, using company vehicle, for an organised number of guests on a daily basis and commute to the site in Llandudno.

You will be responsible for serving these bags and providing toast and hot drinks where required. To ensure any stock is stored correctly in line with current food hygiene guidelines and clear and clean breakfast dining area and kitchen on site.  

Full details and application form available via the link Careers at Hafal below -


 Closing date for applications: 10am on Monday 2nd August 2021