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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)

 


Change Step - Next Steps Peer Mentor
Base location: Cardiff
£19,410 per annum (37.5 hrs per week)
Funded until 31st March 2021

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 the role of a Peer Mentor, you will provide one-to-one peer mentoring support and case management to veterans and their families presenting with serious stress, severe mental health and a combination of co-occurring issues including substance misuse and involvement in the criminal justice system.

You will have personal experience in an ex armed forced background and have a good understanding of the issues faced by clients.

Full UK Driving Licence and access to a vehicle is essential. Welsh language would be advantageous.

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

Closing date for applications: Thursday 24th September 2020


Two Year Apprenticeship - Social Media and Marketing Assistant
Base location: Colwyn Bay
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days
National Minimum Wage appertaining to age

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who is ready to embark on a two-year apprenticeship in the evolving world of Social Media and Marketing – if this is you, please read on……...

CAIS and its subsidiaries provide a range of services across Wales and the North-West of England.
We require an enthusiastic person to assist in the promotion of these services through various social media platforms and to support managers in updating, developing, and creating engaging content to be shared via websites, social media and other digital communications.

With a good level of education and/or work experience and a willingness to learn and earn you will aim to complete an NVQ level 3 in Marketing by the end of the two-year apprenticeship.   This will be a work-based learning programme supported by assessment by an external training provider. 

Have a look at the job description and person specification and if it interests you - we welcome your application.     

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

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on 23rd September 2020


Assistant Management Accountant
37.5 hrs per week over 7 days
£22,502 to £23,871 depending on qualifications & experience

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.

Working in a busy Finance Department, you will assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts including associated balance sheet reconciliations to agreed deadlines and in accordance with Accounting Standards / CAIS’ finance policies and procedures. 

To succeed, you will need to possess the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification together with experience of preparing meaningful and timely financial reports to aid decision making.   As the role will be integral in the implementation of a new finance software, which will go live on 1st January 2021, you are required to demonstrate knowledge of and experience of working accounting systems such as SAGE.   

Have a look at the job description and person specification and if it interests you,
CAIS welcomes your application.     

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form avilable below - 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 23rd September 2020


Finance Officer
37.5 hrs per week 
£20,592 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 process transactions within a variety of areas within the finance department, in support of the production of monthly management accounts. You will provide credit control duties, to ensure the timely collection of monies due. 

You will have experience of working in a busy Finance Department, assisting with the processing of sales ledger transactions. Microsoft Office tools mainly Excel, and Word is essential. 

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

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form avilable below - 
 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 23rd September 2020


Substance Misuse Nurse
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: 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.

With a respected reputation for delivering residential detox services in Wales since 1997, CAIS now also provides a residential detox facility in Wrexham.  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.

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

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 30th September 2020


Housing Support Mentor

Temporary contract to cover a period of maternity leave until March 2021.

Base Location: Anglesey

37.5 hrs per week over 7 days - £19,047 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 the role of Housing Support Mentor you will provide support to individuals who have been street homeless and/or are prison leavers, enabling them to live independently and with the long-term aim of living substance-free in their own homes.  You will work with them in areas such as employment, training, debt management and daily living skills to promote wellbeing and a healthy lifestyle.

You will either have an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or be willing to work towards achieving this.  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 available below - 
 

Closing date for applications: Thursday 24th September 2020


Housing Support Mentor

37.5 hrs per week including sleeping night - £19,047 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 the role of Housing Support Mentor you will provide support to individuals who have been street homeless and/or are prison leavers, enabling them to live independently and with the long-term aim of living substance-free in their own homes.  You will work with them in areas such as employment, training, debt management and daily living skills to promote wellbeing and a healthy lifestyle.

You will either have an NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care or be willing to work towards achieving this.  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 available below -


Closing date for applications: Thursday 24th September 2020


Substance Misuse Nurse
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.

Applications will only be accepted on the CAIS application form below

 

Job Description and application form can be obtained from the vacancies page of our website - www.cais.co.uk

Closing date for applications:  12 noon on Wednesday 30th September 2020


Criminal Justice Resilience Worker
18.75 hours per week over 7 days
Base location: Bangor (covering Gwynedd and Anglesey)
£21,000 per annum pro rata (£10,500)

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 co-ordinating and delivering harm reduction, structured interventions and recovery support.  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), have experience in promoting and safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults/children, and possess good IT skills.  Use of your own car insured for business use is essential.

Welsh language is desirable.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form available below


Closing date for applications:  Monday 21st September 2020


Peer Mentor
Base location: Colwyn Bay
£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.

Full UK Driving Licence and access to a vehicle is essential. Welsh language would be advantageous.

Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form available below

 

Closing date for applications: 9th September 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.