Working with us +

In Awen, our purpose is very simply ‘to make people’s lives better’, and that is true of our people too. We want our people to be happy, have fun and enjoy working at Awen. It is important for us that we have mutual trust, that you have the freedom to be creative, and be empowered to do your best at work. Whether you’re leading someone to a theatre seat, facilitating a Bounce and Rhyme Session in our libraries or handling figures in our office, we want to make sure our customers get an excellent service , see a smile on the face, constantly strive to improve, be respectful to all and be fair in everything we do. Wherever you are in Awen, we hope you find that your work is worthwhile and enjoyable, and if you want to develop, we are keen to train and help our people to help you move closer to where you would like to be. Our people are our success and you could be part of that success.

Current vacancies +

Cafe Assistant

Salary: Up to £7.83 per hour (dependant on age)

Base: Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl

The Cafe Assistant is a practical, hands-on role, with your work time split between serving customers, the kitchen, and the preparation of food. This is an exciting opportunity to play a vital part in a newly refurbished cafe in one of Porthcawl’s much loved venues.

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Non-Executive Director

As a non-executive director, you will join a small Board of directors to oversee the company’s growth and development. As an experienced operator in your field, you will help us think creatively, challenge us constructively and represent the company with enthusiasm. The role will require attendance at Board meetings – currently bi-monthly – and the ad hoc support of the executive team by utilising your skills and knowledge to support the business.

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To apply for this role, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter clearly setting out what you can offer this role to:

Other opportunities +

Volunteering at Awen

Do you have a few spare hours to support your local charity, meet new people, learn new skills or share your experiences? We are looking for volunteers across all areas of the organisation including libraries, Bryngarw Country Park, B-Leaf and Wood-B. Interested? Please complete this application form and we’ll be in touch soon.