C3SC Vacancies

Two volunteer roles 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 motivated and committed people to the following post:

The Administration Assistant will support a friendly team in Cardiff Third Sector Council's offices in Cardiff Bay. General duties include: working from our database to organise and tidy files, contacting organisations to ensure their documentation is up to date as per requirement, supporting with day-to-day office administration work, including answering the telephone, emails and updating our membership spreadsheet. Excellent IT, communication and planning skills are needed and an ability to prioritise and work well within a team.

To download the role description and volunteer application form, follow the link above.

The Cardiff Volunteer Centre Assistant will support a small, busy but friendly team in the Cardiff Volunteer Centre by signposting organisations and volunteers to appropriate opportunities. Excellent IT, communication and planning skills are needed and an ability to prioritise and work well within a team.

To download the role description and volunteer application form, follow the link above.

If you have any questions regarding either of these roles, 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.  

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.


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

Money Advice Caseworker - Tenovus Cancer Care

Salary: £24,000
35 HOURS PER WEEK
Fixed term up to March 2018
Location Base: Gleider House, Llanishen, Cardiff (although you’ll need to be able to get yourself around the area as we work in many communities)

Can you provide excellent money & debt advice? Are you a people person? Are you passionate about making a difference to people affected by cancer across Wales?

If yes, then why not join Tenovus Cancer Care as their Money Advice Caseworker!

With Tenovus Cancer Care, you can make a real difference for cancer patients, their families and help local communities. The job is all about providing money advice, information and support to people to take a worry off their hands at a time when they need support most.

If you have what it takes then Tenovus Cancer Care needs you!

To apply or to find more information about the role and what the charity does, click here: http://www.tenovuscancercare.org.uk/about-us/work-for-us/

When must I apply? By the 26th March 2017 (Although we’d suggest putting in your application as soon as possible, our advertised roles are really popular. Therefore sometimes we do close our adverts early and we’d hate for you to miss out).                                                       


Participation Partner covering South Wales - Chwarae Teg

£29,316 per annum – Office base Cardiff
This role is offered on a fixed term contract until 31st August 2017*. Secondment opportunities also welcome.

*While the position is fixed term, there is a likelihood of the role being extended subject to funding.

To be successful in this role you will already have proven experience of success in end to end sales function, including lead generation, winning new business and processing all associated admin. You’ll also draw on your commercial acumen and awareness of HRM and leadership and management to maximise participants enrolling onto our Agile Nation 2 programmes.

In addition to being experienced in sales, we are looking for a highly motivated team player with excellent communication skills, who takes pride and personal responsibility for achieving KPI’s and targets. You will need to be able to self –manage your time and work innovatively to achieve your targets. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

Find out more at www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/

Closing date: midday Thursday 30th March 2017. Interview date: Monday 10th April 2017.


Part-time Participation Partner - Chwarae Teg

Office base either Cardiff or Treforest
Part time - 15 hours per week
£29,316 per annum pro rata

To be successful in this role you will already have proven experience of success in end to end sales function, including lead generation, winning new business and processing all associated admin. You’ll also draw on your commercial acumen and awareness of HRM and leadership and management to maximise participants enrolling onto our Agile Nation 2 programmes.

In addition to being experienced in sales, Chwarae Teg is looking for a highly motivated team player with excellent communication skills, who takes pride and personal responsibility for achieving KPI’s and targets. You will need to be able to self-manage your time and work innovatively to achieve your targets. If this sounds like you, Chwarae Teg would love to hear from you.

Find out more at http://www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/

This role is offered on a fixed term contract until 31st August 2017*. Secondment opportunities also welcome. *While the position is fixed term, there is a likelihood of the roles being extended subject to funding.

Closing date: midday Thursday 30th March 2017. Interview date: Thursday 6th April 2017.


ILM Administrator - Chwarae Teg

Office base Llanelli
£18,843 per annum pro rata (21 hours per week)

This role is offered on a 6-month fixed term contract. Secondment opportunities also welcome.

Find out more at www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/

Closing date: midday Friday 31st March 2017. Interview date: Monday 10th April 2017.


Marketing Partner: Digital - Chwarae Teg

£27,282 per annum – Office base Cardiff
This role is offered on a fixed term contract until 31st March 2018. Secondment opportunities also welcome.

Find out more at www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/

Closing date: 23.59pm Sunday 2nd April 2017. Interview dates: Tuesday 11th & Wednesday 12th April 2017.


Swyddog Cyfathrebu - Gronfa Loteri Fawr

Lleoliad: Caerdydd neu'r Drenewydd
Cyflog: £24,000 - £28,000
Amser llawn: 37 awr

Mae gan Gronfa Loteri Fawr gyfle cyffrous i ymuno â'n tîm cyfathrebu yng Nghymru. Bydd y rôl yn adrodd i'r Pennaeth Cyfathrebu a bydd yn arwain ar gynllunio a chyflwyno strategol cyfryngau, ymgyrchoedd a chyhoeddiadau i godi ymwybyddiaeth a dealltwriaeth o rôl hanfodol ein gwaith mewn cymunedau ar draws Cymru.

Mwy ar safle we y Gronfa Loteri Fawr

Daw'r cyfnod ymgeisio i ben 11:59 ar 3 Ebrill 2017. Cynhelir profion a chyfweliadau 19/04/17 yn ein swyddfa yng Nghaerdydd neu'r Drenewydd.

 

Communications Officer - Big Lottery Fund

Location: Cardiff or Newtown
Salary: £24,000- 28,000 pa
Type of employment: Permanent, Full time: 37 hours a week

Big Lottery Fund has an exciting opportunity to join the communications team in Wales. The role will report to the Head of Communications and will lead on the strategic planning and delivery of media, campaigns and publications to raise awareness and understanding of the vital role Big Lottery Fund's work plays in communities across Wales.

Find out more on the Big Lottery Fund website.

Closing date: 11:59 on 3 April 2017. Testing and interviews will take place on 19 April 2017 in the Cardiff or Newtown offices.


Education Worker: Wales - Show Racism the Red Card

Show Racism the Red Card is an anti-racism educational charity.

Its aim is to combat racism through enabling role models, who are predominantly but not exclusively footballers, to present an anti-racism message to young people and society.

The post is involved in delivering workshops to young people and adults throughout Wales, working within the team to help organise anti-racism events, reporting, monitoring and evaluating the work of the team.

Due to some of the Welsh rural locations visited, candidates must have a full UK driving licence and access to a car / driver.

35 hours/week
Salary - NJC Scale 22 - 25 - £20,661 - £22,658
6% pension

Applicants must have:

  • Experience in a similar role including delivering workshops to young people and adults
  • Excellent communications skills; written, telephone and inter personal
  • Commitment to tackling racism and other forms of inequality
  • Ability to meet specific deadlines under pressure
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Ability to develop new educational ideas and activities

Interested?

To download an application pack please click the link below or write to: Show Racism the Red Card, The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields NE30 2AY

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

http://www.theredcard.org

SRtRC offer good conditions of service including, flexible working hours, annual leave of 25 days rising with service, plus bank holidays and a group pension scheme.

Closing date: 12pm Tuesday 4th April 2017. Interviews will be held in Cardiff on 25th April 2017.


Wales Co-ordinator (maternity cover) - Fertility Network UK

Fertility Network UK works to ensure that everyone affected by fertility issues receives the advice, support and information they need, who can continue our strategy to roll out the support we offer across the whole of Wales.

Salary: £10,283 - working 17.5 hours per week
Home based
Duration of contract: 9 months

For more information, visit www.fertilitynetworkuk.org/about/vacancies/

Completed applications should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing date: Friday 7 April 2017 (midday). Interviews: w/c 8 May 2017.


Personal Development Support Worker - Church Army

Based at Ty Danescourt, Pontcanna, Cardiff

Church Army provides supported accommodation to homeless young people aged 16-21 years of age. We 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.

The ability to work a rota system that includes evenings, weekends, bank holidays and lone working is essential. The candidate must be flexible, have a non-judgemental approach and the ability to work constructively with young people who have complex needs. You will also be able to support young people in a way that encourages active engagement and promotes independence

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

37.5 hours per week (based on 3 weeks rota pattern) plus sleep in sessions.

Salary £17,249 per annum plus sleep in and overnight allowances, increasing to £20,258 on completion of a satisfactory probationary period and relevant NVQ3 (or similar) qualification.

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 an application pack can be downloaded from www.churcharmy.org.uk/carsc

Closing date: Tuesday, 18th April 2017. Interviews: Tuesday, 25th April 2017.


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.       


Voluntary roles

From 1 April 2016, Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC) took over the running of the Cardiff Volunteer Centre. Please be advised that the way we advertise volunteer vacancies has therefore changed.

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 are delighted to continue supporting volunteering for our members.

 

Board members - Llanrumney Hall Community Trust

Llanrumney Hall Community Trust is a new emerging Registered Charity in the heart of East Cardiff.

The organisation's guiding ethos is to develop Llanrumney Hall into a thriving community facility and to protect its history for future generations. LLanrumney Hall dates back to circa 1452.

They need 6 new Board members to support their work.

People with the following skill sets: HR: Finance: Chair: Marketing: Fundraising and a local Llanrumney community representative.

For further detailed information, please contact Mary Harris, Development Manager, by phoning 01633 681422 / 07470 044215 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Public appointments

Members to the Welsh Language Partnership Council

Find out more at www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments

Closing date: 31 March 2017.

 

Chair & Deputy Chair to the Initial Teacher Education (ITE) Accreditation Committee

Find out more at www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments

Closing date: 31 March 2017.

 

Independent Member to the Supporting People National Advisory Board

Find out more at www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments

Closing date: 6 April 2017.

 

Commissioner - Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales

Find out more at www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments

For further information regarding the role of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales and the role of Commissioners, please contact:

Christopher Catling by phoning 01970 621200 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing date: 18 April 2017.


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.


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/

    

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 Volunteering Wales's website at http://www.volunteering-wales.net/