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 appointments


Paid roles

South Riverside Community Development Centre

Director

Location: Brunel Street, Riverside

Closing date: Thursday 31st August 2017

Hours: Part Time (25 hours)                                                                   
Salary: Circa £35,000 (pro rata) plus 5% pension
Contract: 12 months initial term – potential for this to be extended subject to funding

We are a voluntary organisation looking for a director, to develop, manage and deliver the organisations strategic plan. Key features of this role will include the operational management of the centre, lead the dedicated staff team in overcoming current funding challenges, by identifying new partners and funding opportunities. Experience of working within the voluntary sector, knowledge of fundraising, networking and managing a small organisation are desirable for this role.

For an application pack please contact:

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

Telephone no.: 02920 250549

Address: South Riverside Community Development Centre, Brunel Street, Riverside, CF11 6ES


WCVA x2 Posts

Consultancy & Learning Administrator

£17,419 increasing to £18,070 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.

Location: Cardiff Bay

The post holder will provide administrative support to a very busy consultancy and learning team. This will include such tasks as managing bookings, preparing handouts, liaising with trainers and venues, marketing courses and collating evaluations as well as offering administrative support for team meetings. The successful candidate will be efficient and effective in their work, with excellent customer service skills.

Closing date: 21 August 2017

Interview date: 5 September 2017

Project Support Officer

£21,962 increasing to £23,398 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.

Location: Cardiff Bay or Rhyl

To assist the delivery of two European funded operations by supporting the team in providing an excellent service to its clients and funders through ensuring the smooth operation of procedures, reporting and monitoring.

Closing date: 21 August 2017

Interview date: 6 September 2017


The Speakeasy

Fuel Debt Adviser (x2)

Salary: £17,200
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract: Initial 6 month contract with potential for extension
Location: Cardiff
 

The Speakeasy provides specialist advice and other support to help people tackle the problems they face as a result of social issues including welfare benefits, debt, housing and discrimination in the workplace. We’re looking for people to join our Energy Advice Project, which tackles fuel poverty across Wales.

For more information and to apply, visit www.speakeasy.cymru/jobs or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing date: 25th August 2017


ACE Cardiff

Manager for The Learning Club (TLC)

Salary: £25,000 pro rata
Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Location: Cardiff Bay
 

You will have worked – and enjoy working - with young people, ideally in an educational environment, in the third sector. Any experience that you have had of running a project and managing people would also be of value.

You will be educated to a good standard and any additional relevant training or qualifications would be a bonus.

The employment contract will initially be for one year but renewable subject to funding being available.
 
The closing date for this post is 24th August, with interveiws taking place on the 1st week of September.
 
ACE Cardiff believe strongly in equality for all. Appointment will be based solely on skill, experience and references.
To apply and to request an information pack contact John Lomond, Administration Officer, by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 02920 471241.

Tenovus Cancer Care

Marketing Manager
 
Salary: £27,000 - £29,000
Location: Gleider House, Llanishen, Cardiff
Fixed Term Contract until 18th May 2018
35 hours per week, 5 days a week
 

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

Closing date: Sunday 13th August 2017

Interview date: 29th August 2017

Tenovus Cancer Care is an equal opportunities employer.


Living Room Cardiff (2 posts)

Project Worker 

Hours: 22.5 hours over 3 days per week
Contract: 12 month fixed term contract
Salary: £20,587 per annum pro rata (£12,352)
Location: Cardiff
 

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Monday 7th August 2017
Applications are only accepted on the CAIS application form
Application form and job description should be obtained from the vacancies page of the CAIS website – www.cais.co.uk
Completed applications to be returned to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or CAIS HR Dept, 12 Trinity Square, Llandudno LL30 2RA (Tel 01492 863000)
 
CAIS is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Reg. Charity No. 1039386


Care & Repair Home Improvement Services Ltd

Administrator

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 37½ hours per week

Salary: £16,924 - £17,815

Closing date for applications is Friday 11th August 2017 at 4.30pm

Interviews will be held on Thursday 24th August 2017

For further information and an application form please contact us on: 02920 473337 or 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.

Equality & Human Rights Commission Wales Committee Member

Appointment of 4 members to the Board of Career Choices Dewis Gyrfa (CCDG) / Careers Wales

Appointment of part-time members for the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales

Lay Council Members - The Health and Care Professions Council
For more information, and to apply, visit: www.hcpc-uk.org/aboutus/council/councilappointments or contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – 020 7840 9171. 
The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 18 September 2017 and interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 October and Wednesday 18 October 2017.
For more information about the work of the HCPC visit: www.hcpc-uk.org

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/