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Work for Cadw

Cadw is an agency of the Welsh Government, so people who work here are civil servants. We offer many benefits, including training and development opportunities, pension schemes, a generous holiday allowance, flexible working (depending on your role). And of course the chance to be a part of a committed team who are proud to be keeping Wales’ historic assets ‘tidy’ for future generations to enjoy.

There are a number of jobs for which the ability to speak Welsh is essential and this will be set out in the job advertisement. We encourage and provide opportunities for people to learn Welsh and, if you are a Welsh-speaker, you can expect a bilingual working environment and HR services and information available bilingually.

Our jobs include:

  • Stonemason
  • Custodian
  • Conservation specialist
  • Archaeologist
  • Historic Buildings inspector

We also employ people who do:

Casework, estates, events, facilities, finance, grants, health & safety, HR, interpretation, lifelong learning, marketing, photography, publications, retail,web development and even wedding planning!

We recruit on merit on the basis of fair and open competition in line with civil service recruitment principles.  Details of vacancies can be found by visiting the Appoint system on the Welsh Government website.

If you are interested in working for us and would like to be notified as and when vacancies arise, please visit the Welsh Government recruitment website and register for job alerts.