C3SC Vacancies

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 appointment


Paid roles

UNA Exchange

Board Members

UNA Exchange is a Cardiff-based international volunteering charity. We are currently recruiting additional members to join our Board of Trustees.

For more information and to find out how to apply visit the UNA Exchange website


Chwarae Teg

Board Members

At an exciting time in Chwarae Teg’s history, who are looking for several new Board members to support their development during some exciting but challenging times over the coming years. As Wales’ leading gender equality charity, they are working to develop women’s economic potential, support their careers and work with organisations and employers to develop modern work places and practices.

How to apply?

If this opportunity excites you, and you believe you could make a positive contribution to Chwarae Teg, please send the following documents, along with the equal opportunity monitoring form, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (please specify the job reference number in the email: 12022018)

  • an up-to-date copy of your CV
  • a covering letter - outlining why you would like to join and what you can offer our organisation

For more information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an informal conversation.

Closing date: Midday Thursday 8th March 2018


WCVA

Grant Funds Manager

Salary: £30,785 increasing to £32,486 per annum following successful completion of a six- month probationary period. The post will attract a maximum contribution of 9% of annual salary to WCVA’s approved pension scheme or membership to the local government pension scheme.

Base: Cardiff, Rhyl or Aberystwyth

This exciting new position will lead and manage the development and implementation of WCVA non-European grant management function, responsible for managing two new grant funds; the Landfill Disposals Tax (LDT) Communities Scheme and the Wales for Africa fund. The post will ensure the effective implementation, administration, assessment, monitoring and reporting of the funds. The post will also pro-actively seek and secure new grant fund management opportunities working directly with other WCVA teams.

Closing date: 28 February 2018

Interviews and Assessment: 13 March 2018

For more information and to download an information pack down visit: recruit3.org.uk phone 029 2043 1741 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Tenovus Cancer Care

Logistics Officer - Mobile Support Unit

Salary: £25,000
Location: flexible to travel across Wales and into England
Hours: 35 hours per week with occasional overnight stays
 

How to Apply? Apply via the Tenovus Cancer Care website with a copy of your CV and Covering Letter

When to apply? by 25th February 2018

Find out more via the Tenovus Cancer Care website


Bawso x 2

Finance Manager

Hours: 35 hours full time
Salary: £31,601
Location: Cardiff
 
To be responsible for all matters related to the financial management and probity of the organisation, including financial planning, financial reporting, and compliance. The successful applicant will be ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualified, Highly motivated, enthusiastic team player, strong management experience, Good knowledge of Sage accounting software and Excel, Ability to plan, prioritise and execute independently, excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 
Closing Date:  26th February 2018

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Temporary Receptionist

Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9am -  5pm
Pay: £7.50 per hour
Location: Cardiff
 

As the first point of call the post holder will provide an excellent reception service receiving all visitors and callers to the Cardiff Office (Head Office) and performing administration tasks on a day-to-day basis.

Closing date: 12th February 2018
Interview Date: 14th February 2018

For an application pack and information on the above role, 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: 02920 644633


Age Connects Cardiff & the Vale x2

Volunteer Coordinator – 21 hours per week covering Cardiff and the Vale – Salary £12,277

The post will be responsible for the recruitment, training and supervision of volunteers so a qualification in managing volunteers or willingness to work towards a qualification is essential.

Independent Advocate - 14 hours per week covering Cardiff - Salary £7,863

The role will assist older people who are referred to the service to exercise their rights, voice and control so an understanding of the Social Services and Wellbeing Act, including part 10, Code of Practice, is required.

(Both posts are maternity cover until end September 2018)

Both posts are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about the post please visit the organisations website www.ageconnectscardiff.org.uk and select the jobs section. Click on the job title to view the individual job advert, job description, person specification and project brief.

If there are any reasonable adjustments that we can make to assist you in your application, please contact Sue Campbell on 029 2068 3680 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application closing date: 12 midday on Tuesday 20th February 2018

Interview date: Monday 26th February 2018

Age Connects is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.


Chwarae Teg

Policy & Communications Partner

Location: Office base Cardiff
Working hours: Full-time; 35 hours per week
Salary: £24,269 per annum pro rata

Want to know more?
Visit the Chwarae Teg website to apply http://www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/
To find out more about the Women’s Programme visit http://www.agilenation2.org.uk/for-women/

Want to grow with Chwarae Teg?
Register to receive updates about future vacancies https://www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/


Want to talk to someone? Give Gemma a call on 07950 492103

Closing date: Midday Wednesday 28th February
Interview date: Friday 9th March


Chwarae Teg

Finance Admin Partner

Office base: Anchor Court, Cardiff
Salary: £18,575 per annum pro rata
Working hours: Part time (21 – 28 hours per week)

Want to know more?
Visit the Chwarae Teg website to apply http://www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/
To find out more about the Women’s Programme visit http://www.agilenation2.org.uk/for-women/

Want to grow with Chwarae Teg?
Register to receive updates about future vacancies https://www.cteg.org.uk/about-us/chwarae-teg-careers/


Want to talk to someone? Give Gemma a call on 07950 492103


Closing date: Midday Wednesday 14th February
Interview dates: Monday 26th February


Learning Disability Wales

Chief Executive Officer

Learning Disability Wales are seeking to appoint a dynamic, highly skilled and experienced Chief Executive Officer.

You will have the vision to lead and represent the organisation, create sustainable funding streams and maintain and develop relationships with partners and stakeholders.

For further information and an application details https://www.ldw.org.uk/information/news/2018/01/ceo.aspx


Cruse Bereavement Care

Chair of Management Committee

Cruse Bereavement Care is the leading national charity providing bereavement support, advice and information to children, young people and adults. Cruse, Cardiff and the Vale provides these services free to all residents in both areas and the trained bereavement support workers are all volunteers as are the members of the Management Committee. The Management Committee is looking for a new Chair from the beginning of 2018. Details of the role can be obtained from 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.


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.


Public appointments

A number of Public Appointment vacancies have become available in Cardiff. Click on the links below for more information.

Independent Member (Local Authority) - Public Health Wales NHS Trust

Independent Member (Trade Union) - Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Equal and Human Rights Committee ae seeking 6 new members for their Disability Advisory Committee

Appointment of Independent Member of the Standards and Ethics Committee

Health Education and Improvement Wales (Welsh essential)

Health Education and Improvement Wales (Welsh desirable)

Various LA School Governor Vacancies

Welsh Language Commissioner’s Audit and Risk Committee Member - Welsh language essential


 

Third Sector Representative Vacancies

Adult Safeguarding Board

There is an opportunity available to become a third sector representative on the Cardiff and Vale Adult Safeguarding Board.  For more information please see theadvert, expression of interest form and terms of reference on the C3SC website.The deadline for expressions of interest is 5pm on Friday 23 February 2018.  If you have any queries please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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/