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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)


Substance Misuse Co-ordinator - Caniad

Base location: Colwyn Bay
30 hrs per week 
£18,658 per annum pro rata (£14,926)

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, and the ability to speak Welsh is essential.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Monday 24th June 2019


 

Staff Nurse (Hafan Wen)

37.5 hrs per week over 7 days 
Base location: Hafan Wen, Wrexham
£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.

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

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Tuesday 25th June 2019


Young People's Education Practitioner

Base location: Flintshire County Council Building in Mold
£22,057 per annum
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to provide universal education and prevention services within schools and the community, as well as targeted services to support young people identified as being at increased risk of misusing substances.

The post holder will work in partnership with key stakeholders to plan and deliver universal and prevention services, using a variety of delivery methods such as school-based drop in sessions, PSE sessions, peer education, and health and community days.

You will also undertake specific assessments and plan, develop and deliver tailored packages of support for targeted groups of young people in school and community settings.

You will have a recognised professional qualification in either Youth Work, Health, Social Work, Education, or in another related area.  You will also have experience of delivering interventions to young people, and within group and educational settings.

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 in order 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 is essential for this post.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Monday 17th June 2019
Interviews will take place on Monday 24th June 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.