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 +

Charity Trustee

We are looking for an enthusiastic, suitably experienced and committed individual to join our Board of Trustees.

As a trustee, you will help us think creatively, challenge us constructively and represent Awen with enthusiasm. This is a voluntary role. As a minimum, it will require attendance at up to 6 Board meetings per year, a contribution to subcommittees or working groups of the Board, and the ability to act as an ambassador for Awen by attending events and functions on behalf of the charity. The Board help guide, support and challenge Executive Leadership Team in achieving their goals.

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For an informal chat about this role, please contact Richard Hughes, Chief Executive of Awen Cultural Trust on: or 01656 754825

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

Volunteer Host

Bryngarw Country Park Visitor Centre is looking for Volunteer Welcome Hosts.

Welcome Hosts play a vital role in providing a warm and friendly welcome to visitors, sharing their enthusiasm for Bryngarw and helping them to learn more about the country park and local area in an interesting and enjoyable way.

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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.