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

 

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.

For a paper copy of the application form, please contact: jobs@cais.org.uk. Paper applications are to be returned to CAIS HR Dept, Tŷ​ Dafydd Alun, 36 Princes Drive, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8LA (Tel: 01492 863000)

 


Assistant Addictions Therapist
Base location: Colwyn Bay Residential Rehabilitation Unit
37.5 hrs over 7 days, worked to a rota
£19,410 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.

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 will only be accepted on the CAIS application form available below

Closing date for applications:  Tuesday 25th August 2020


Assistant Peer Mentors 
Base location: various across North Wales 
16 hours per week (temporary for 12 weeks) 
£National Living Wage 

The 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.

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 help in finding future employment.  In this role you will support our Peer Mentors in delivering services and outcomes for the scheme, and help to raise awareness of the service. 

A recognised qualification/certificate in substance misuse or related field would be advantageous.  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 the ability to speak Welsh, are desirable though not essential.

Applications will only be accepted on the CAIS application form available below


Closing date for applications: 26th August 2020


Peer Mentor Cyfle Cymru Out of Work Service
Base location: Flint
£18,296 per annum (37.5 hrs per week)
Funded until 31st August 2021

The 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.

You will have personal experience of substance misuse issues and/or mental health conditions, and
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.

The ability to drive is desirable though not essential, and Welsh language would be advantageous.

Applications will only be accepted on the CAIS application form available below

Closing date for applications:  25th August 2020


Substance Misuse Coordinator
Base location: Abbey Road, Bangor
37.5 hrs per week 
£18,845 per annum

Caniad is a North Wales substance misuse and mental health service user and carer involvement project, run jointly by CAIS and Hafal.  

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.  The ability to speak Welsh is desirable but not essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form. 

Deadline for applications: 19th August 2020


Housing Support Mentor - Supporting People
Base location: Haverfordwest 
22.5 hrs per week over 7 days
£17,246 per annum pro rata (£10,347.60)

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.

In this role you will provide a housing-related/floating support service for individuals experiencing substance use issues.  You will work with service users in areas such as employment, training and education, debt management and daily living skills, with the long-term aim of them living substance-free and independently in their own homes.  

You will have experience of working with vulnerable client groups and working within community-based services, and will either have or be willing to work towards NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care, or hold equivalent qualifications.

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


Closing date for applications: 13th August 2020


Staff Nurse - 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
Base location: Salus Withnell Hall, Chorley
£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.

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


Staff Nurse (Bank)

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


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.