C3SC Vacancies

3 vacancies at C3SC

Cardiff Third Sector Council was set up in 1997 to support and represent the third sector in Cardiff, helping to drive good practice and provide a voice for this vital, vibrant and innovative sector.

We are seeking to appoint two motivated and committed people to the following two admin posts. Please note that we are prepared to consider one applicant to fill both posts as one full-time administrator position. Please make it clear on your application form if you are applying for both administrator posts (you need only complete one application form):

£15,072 - £16,572 p.a. pro rata (18 Hours per week)

Funded by the Big Lottery fund, this post will be responsible for coordinating finances, meetings and monitoring reports, and supporting the Project Coordinator in their role.

The Co-Creating Healthy Change project aims to enable health service users and other people from disadvantaged or marginalised groups to be better placed to engage in health service planning, design and delivery to better meet their needs.

The successful candidate would be highly organised, motivated, efficient and courteous.

Download an application pack here.

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Mair Henry on 029 2048 5722 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Applications by CV will not be accepted.

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 6th June. Interview date: Monday 13th June.

 

£15,072 - £16,572 p.a. pro rata (19 Hours per week)

This post will support Cardiff’s Third Sector Council to deliver a quality infrastructure support service, with a particular focus on providing administrative support to the Cardiff Volunteer Centre hosted by C3SC.

The successful candidate would be highly organised, motivated, efficient and courteous with a commitment to excellent customer service.

Download an application pack here.

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Mair Henry on 029 2048 5722 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Applications by CV will not be accepted.

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 6th June. Interview date: Monday 13th June.

 

We are also seeking to appoint a motivated and committed person to the following post:

Salary: £24, 793 p.a. – £26, 293 p.a., 37 Hours (full time)

To promote and provide services, support and advice to local charities, community groups and social enterprises and foster relationships between the local voluntary sector and public bodies, promote social action and make sure local communities have a voice.

Download an application pack here. 

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Mair Henry on 029 2048 5722 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Applications by CV will not be accepted.

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 6th June. Interview date: Thursday 16th June.

Cardiff Third Sector Council strives to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities in which we work. Job share will be considered.


Trustees needed at C3SC

Do you have a passion for the Third Sector in Cardiff? Do you have an interest in supporting communities? Do you want to ‘give something back’ to your local community?  

C3SC is the infrastructure organisation for the Third Sector in Cardiff. Our mission is to champion and strengthen local Third Sector organisations – charities, voluntary organisations, community groups and social enterprises – and to achieve our vision of a strong, diverse and vibrant Third Sector in Cardiff.

We currently have vacancies on the Board of Trustees, and members of C3SC are welcome to apply. We are particularly looking for people with a strong financial background. The role is voluntary (we pay out-of-pocket expenses) and will require attendance at four Board meetings and four sub-group meetings a year, plus training opportunities will be available. 

If you would like to be involved in supporting the governance and strategic development of Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC), please email Mair Henry at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. outlining the skills and interests you can bring to the organisation. You can download a trustee role description and application form here. On our website you will also find information about joining us as a general member.

C3SC aims to challenge discrimination and promote equality and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We're looking for a third sector representative to sit on the Early Intervention and Prevention Steering Group (under Families and Young People Programme Board).

We believe that equality for all is a basic human right and actively oppose all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination. We celebrate the diversity of society and are striving to promote and reflect that diversity within our organisation.

External vacancies

If you are a member of Cardiff Third Sector Council and have any staff vacancies you would like to include here, please email the details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

There is a fee of £35 for non-member groups and organisations to advertise on this Vacancies page.

Please see below for changes to advertising volunteering opportunities.

   

Paid positions

Voluntary positions

Public appointments

  

Paid roles

Performance Officer - WCVA

£27,123 increasing to £28,746 per annum following successful completion of a six- month probationary period. The post will attract a maximum contribution of 9% of annual salary to an approved pension scheme or membership to the local government pension scheme.

Base: Cardiff

The position will require you to proactively work as part of a team to undertake duties which contribute to the delivery of the performance and support function within the Active Inclusion Fund (AIF). This is to ensure the successful delivery of agreed service performance levels and targets for organisations funded across Wales, and in accordance with the criteria agreed with the Welsh European Funding Office.

This will be achieved by providing:

  • High quality and effective work that keeps to deadlines
  • A strong team ethic to effectively undertake the activities as agreed with WEFO to meet WCVA’s obligations as an Intermediate Body (IB)
  • Supporting effective decision making in order to ensure a quality service is provided to all internal and external customers
  • Support to continuous improvement and innovation

For further information and to download an application pack go to: www.recruit3 or call 029 2043 1741 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Closing date: 30th May 2016.


Full Time Support Worker - Bawso

Bawso is an All Wales voluntary organisation, providing generic and specialist services including the provision of temporary accommodation in Wales for those suffering from domestic abuse and all forms of violence; including Female Genital Mutilation, Forced Marriage, Honor Based Violence and Human Trafficking.

Fixed Term Contract up to 31st March 2017
35 hours per week
Based in Cardiff
Salary: £18, 638.00 to £21,067.00 (Scale 20 to 24 NJC1314) per annum

The Worker will be responsible to work within a community development framework; the worker will be responsible for working with women where domestic abuse is a significant support need and or require housing related support. To enable women to live more independent life based on real choices about their future. Support will be provided to women according to their individual support needs to enable them to get and keep tenancy in line with Service Level Providers policies.

FOR AN APPLICATION PACK AND INFORMATION ON THE ABOVE POST, PLEASE REFER TO
Web: www.bawso.org.uk  or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: (029) 2064 4633
Please note that we do not accept CVs alone and application form will need to be completed Exemption sought under Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, and Part 1. Women only need apply. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

Closing date: 1st June 2016. Interview date: to be confirmed.


Various posts - ELITE Supported Employment Agency Ltd

Do you want to have a role in a 5-year project that brings together employers and young people with a learning disability and/or Autism, engaging access to employment?

Funded by the Big Lottery Fund, South Wales based ELITE Supported Employment Agency Ltd is part of a consortium of organisations to deliver the Engage to Change project. Consortium partners include Learning Disability Wales, North Wales based Agoriad Cyf, All Wales People First, Project SEARCH and Cardiff University. Elite is  seeking a range of staff for this exciting project to work across South & West Wales, who will help make this project a success for participants and develop a legacy model. Where Posts are noted full time, part time or Job Share may be considered.

Job opportunities include:

Employment Consultant - Full Time Post : Salary range £18,000 to £22,000

Welfare Benefits Advisor - 21 Hour Post : Salary range £16,327.25 to £20,740.23 Pro rata

Employment Training Co-ordinator - Full Time Post : Salary range £16,327.25 to £20,740.23

Executive Administrator - 28 Hour Post : Salary range £16,327.25 to £20,740.23   Pro Rata

Finance Officer - Full Time Post : Salary range £16,327.25 to £20,740.23

Job Coach - Full Time Post : Salary range £14,445.53 to £15,429.69

                                                                 

These are fixed term posts for 5 years, subject to completion of a probation period and performance review.

For further information and application pack: www.elitesea.co.uk  

Posts will operate throughout a range of bases across South and West Wales. The successful candidate(s) will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. ELITE Supported Employment Agency Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

Closing date: 4pm on 3 June 2016.


Corporate and Community Fundraiser x2 - Llamau

Location: CardiffContract and hours: Permanent, 37 hours

Please follow this link http://www.llamau.org.uk/current-jobs/ for more information and how to apply.

Closing date: 5th June 2016.


Part-time Children & Young People Worker (Maternity Cover) - Bawso

Fixed term up to 31st March 2017
14 hrs per week
Based in Swansea
Salary: £18, 638.00 to £21,067.00 (Scale 20 to 24 NJC1314) per annum pro rata

Bawso is an All Wales voluntary organisation providing specialist services to black and minority ethnic (BME) women, men and children made homeless through a threat of domestic violence or fleeing domestic violence. Bawso’s work extends to providing support to BME women confronted with forced marriage, threatened honour killing, Female Genital Mutilation, prostitution and human trafficking.

To ensure that Bawso provides a happy, safe and enjoyable experience for developing children and young people, ensuring a high quality of childcare at all times to meet the educational, social and cultural needs of individual children. ‘NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or other equivalent Childcare qualification is essential’.

For an application pack and information, please visit www.bawso.org.uk or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: 029 2064 4633

Exemption sought under Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, and Part 1. Women only need apply. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. Please note that CVs alone will not be accepted and an application form will need to be completed.

Closing Date: 6th June 2016. Interview Date: TBC.


Personal Development Support Work - Church Army

Church Army provides supported accommodation to homeless young people aged 16-21 years of age. They are looking for a Personal Development Support Worker to provide advice and support, negotiate and agree Support Plans / Reviews and goals for individual Service Users.

Based at Ty Bronna in Fairwater, Cardiff, the aim is to equip young people with the skills they need to move on and be resettled into their own independent accommodation.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

34.5 hours per week (based on 6 weeks rota pattern) plus sleep in and overnight sessions.

Salary £15,869 per annum plus sleep in and overnight allowances.

For a job pack and application form please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 029 2055 6929.

Further information and application pack can be downloaded www.churcharmy.org.uk/carsc

Closing date: Monday, 6th June 2016. Interviews: Tuesday, 14th June 2016.


Part-time sessional qualified tutors - SEF Cymru

SEF Cymru is looking for part-time sessional qualified tutors in Maths and English to deliver fun and exciting activities linked to the literacy and numeracy framework during evenings at a Homework club in Grangetown. NQTs and trainee teachers may also apply. Teachers must have an up to date DBS.

Please send a covering letter and CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Relief Support Workers, Cardiff and Swansea - The Wallich

The Wallich is a Wales-based charity working with homeless and vulnerably housed people to find the support which will help them to live safer, happier and more independent lives.

Hourly rate: £7.25

To provide cover as and when required. 

Visit www.thewallich.com for an application pack.


Relief Workers - BAWSO

Bawso is an All Wales voluntary organisation providing specialist services to black and minority ethnic (BME) women, men and children made homeless through a threat of domestic violence or fleeing domestic violence. Bawso’s work extends to providing support to BME women confronted with forced marriage, threatened honour killing, Female Genital Mutilation, prostitution and human trafficking.

Casual hours: Providing essential temporary cover on a casual basis.
Relief Workers needed in all areas across Wales including: Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Wrexham, Merthyr Tydfil, Caerphilly and Torfaen
Pay: £8 per hour

For an application pack, please visit www.bawso.org.uk or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone: (029) 2064 4633.
Exemption sought under Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, and Part 1. Women only need apply. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. Please note that we do not accept CVs alone and application form will need to be completed.

Closing date: ongoing.


Relief Project Worker - Llamau (REL05)

Location: In particular, Newport, Maesteg, Caerphilly and Risca areas

Salary: £7.53 per hour with a £30.12 sleep-over allowance for the sleep-in

Closing date: ongoing

Visit www.llamau.org.uk for an application form.        


South Wales Police is looking to recruit Police Community Support Officers

Opportunities are coming in South Wales Police for Police Community Support Officers.
Starting salary of £19,326 p.a. rising to £21,402 p.a. plus weekend enhancements and a 14% shift allowance.

South Wales Police has sent us the details (job advert and recruitment booklet) in the following languages as well as English:

Arabic, Bengali, Czech, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese. If you would like to access this information in any of the above languages, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. specifiying the language(s).

For further information on the role, please visit http://www.south-wales.police.uk/apply-for-a-job/police-community-support-officer/ 


Voluntary roles

From 1 April 2016, Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC) is taking over the running of the Cardiff Volunteer Centre. Please be advised that the way we will be advertising volunteer vacancies is therefore changing.

If you are a member of C3SC, please visit www.volunteering-wales.net/organisations/ to register with Volunteering Wales to advertise your organisation’s volunteering opportunities.

There is a short video that talks you through the process of registering.

If you are already registered with Volunteering Wales and have forgotten your login, then click on the ‘forgotten password’ option and you will be able to re-set your password.

If you need support with this, please call us on (029) 2048 5722.

We trust that this change will cause the minimum of disruption.

We are delighted to continue supporting volunteering for our members. 


Public appointments

Members - Community Health Councils

Do you have an interest in your local NHS? Do you want to improve local health services in your area? Do you have 3-5 days free per month to become a volunteer?

If you answered YES to the above questions, then become a volunteer of the Community Health Councils (CHC) in Wales.

We are looking for people from all walks of life, of all ages. We ensure no eligible candidate receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of: age, disability, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or religious affiliation.

The most important requirement is a genuine interest in improving health services for your community. Some key skills which would be useful include: an interest in local health issues, being able to work in a team and with a diverse range of people plus good communication skills.

What are CHCs?
CHCs represent the independent voice of patients and the public who use the health service in Wales. They play an important role in influencing the way services are planned and delivered, to ensure the best possible health and wellbeing outcomes for all people in Wales.

What do CHC members do?
CHC members are local volunteers who act as the eyes and ears of patients and the public, visiting hospitals, listening to patient concerns and working with the health service to improve the quality of patient care.

Successful candidates will be given training and support to enable them to carry out their role and any ‘out of pocket’ expenses such as travel will be reimbursed.

For further information on the application process and to apply, please visit Community Health Council appointments or for queries contact the Shared Service Helpdesk on 029 2082 5454 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For further information about CHCs, please contact the Board of CHCs on: Tel: 029 2023 5558 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the website at http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/899/home

A large print, Braille or audio version of this advert can be obtained by request from 029 2082 5454.

Closing date: 13 June 2016.


Did you know?

You will also find details of other third sector jobs in the Cardiff area on the following websites:

www.wcva.org.uk/jobs *
www.recruit3.org.uk
www.jobs.thirdsector.co.uk/jobs
www.charityjob.co.uk/
www.goodmoves.org.uk/

 

*  WCVA also runs an internship programme. For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    

Volunteering

Have you thought about volunteering? There are hundreds of opportunities available for you to develop your experience and contribute to the valuable work that many third sector organisations do, across Cardiff and beyond. You will find a huge variety of opportunities on VCS Cardiff's website at www.vcscardiff.org.uk and Volunteering Wales's website at http://www.volunteering-wales.net/