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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)


Head Of Opportunity Management
Base location: Hafal or CAIS Offices available across Wales, base by negotiation 
37.5 hrs per week
Circa 40k depending on qualifications and experience

Link to JD:
 
https://hafal.platosystems.co.uk/core/uploads/Head%20of%20Opportunity%20Management.pdf
 
Link to application on Hafal’s website:
 
http://www.hafal.org/vacancies/

 


Tenancy Support Officer

Base location: Wrexham
£17,075 per annum (37.5 hrs per week)

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.

Supporting People helps vulnerable people who are experiencing alcohol or substance misuse issues that affect their ability to live independently.  The service can offer support to develop daily living skills, budgeting, benefit claims, advice on tackling rent arrears, signposts to access treatment services, as  well as support to live a safe and healthy lifestyle within your community.

In this role you will deliver a comprehensive range of services to adults affected by addiction, mental health and offending issues, and you should have a working knowledge of these matters.  You will have experience of working in community based services and with vulnerable client groups.

You must have a full driving licence and full access to a vehicle.  The ability to communicate in Welsh is essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on 1st May 2019


Administrative Assistant - Cyfle Cymru

Base location: Head Office, Llandudno
16 hrs per week
Fixed Term until August 2020 
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 an assistant administrator across North Wales on the Cyfle Cymru Project.

We are looking for individuals to undertake administrative and database duties that support the Cyfle Cymru project in line with ESF guideline whilst maintaining a high level of confidentiality.

You must have or be willing to work towards an NVQ 2 or equivalent in an administrative subject, or GCSE standard of education for this role. As well as some experience of working with databases or experience of inputting Microsoft Access front end.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Tuesday 30th April 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 7th May 2019


Change step Next Steps Peer Mentor Case Manager

Base location: Port Talbot
30 hrs per week over 7 days
£ 19,218 per annum pro rota (15,374)
Funded until 31st March 2021

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who can work on our Change Step Project.

 As a Change Steps next Steps Peer Mentor you will have personal experience of supporting veteran’s and an Ex armed forces background. With and empathetic and a good understanding of the issues faced by client. This will include knowledge of local agencies linked to issues faced by Veterans and where signposting could be initiated.

It is desirable to have a BTEC level 2 or above in peer mentoring. You will deliver peer mentoring support and case management functions to veterans and their families with serious stress and severe mental health needs who do not meet the usual criteria for hospitalization and inpatient treatment.  This will include supporting veterans and their families who have complex and challenging needs that are too complex for community-based services, but not severe enough to meet the inpatient criteria for crisis care.

Experience of using Microsoft Office Products and efficiency in dealing with paperwork systems and processes is desirable. The ability to work on own initiative and as a team taking ownership and management of workload and deliver actions with project manager is essential.
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A full driving license and access to a vehicle are essential. Welsh language is desirable although not essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Monday 22nd April 2019


Deputy Manager
Base location: Salus Inpatient Detox Unit, Withnell, Chorley
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days and on-call rota
£34,709 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.

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

With current NMC registration and evidence of recent CPD, you will have a minimum of 3 years post-registration experience, along with proven management and organisational skills.

As part of this role you will lead on ensuring good clinical governance and continuous improvement initiatives, and will also lead, with the Registered Manager, on all quality initiatives throughout the service.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 24th April 2019


Assistant Addictions Therapist

Base location: Colwyn Bay Residential Rehabilitation Unit
37.5 hrs over 7 days (on shift rota)
£19,218 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.

With a respected reputation for providing residential rehabilitation services in Wales spanning 20 years, this is an exciting opportunity to join the team at our new facility in Colwyn Bay.

In this role you will support the Addictions Therapists in the assessment, care planning and implementation of treatments to adults with addiction issues within a residential setting.  You will support the management of a varied client caseload and assist with the delivery of a structured psychosocial programme of interventions including one to one and group work

With an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, you will also have experience of working with vulnerable clients and those with substance and addiction related issues.

A full driving licence and access to a vehicle are essential.
Welsh language is desirable although not essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Thursday 18th April 2019


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.