Monthly Archives: May 2017

Apprentices 2017 – Opportunities with the Welsh Government

Wondering what to do after you leave school?  Don’t want to go to University?

An apprenticeship with the Welsh Government may be your answer to a great career.

They’re offering a full time job plus the opportunity to gain an NVQ Level 3 qualification in Business Administration. (equivalent to ‘A’ Level).

To be eligible you must be at least 16 years old by 31st August.  No specific qualifications required. There are 50 apprenticeships across Wales with the majority being in Cardiff.

Get info and register now!


Volunteer – May 2017

Got some time to spare?  We have ongoing opportunities, and some urgent ones!  Info: 02920 250549

Food Co-operativeCooking and  Gardening Tuesdays from 11.30 – 1pm.  Our food co-op has taken off and we’re now starting gardening and cooking demonstrations.  If you have food hygiene cert and cooking skills, or able to help with some gardening, pop along on Tuesdays to the Wyndham Street Centre from 11.30am.

Leaflet delivering – We’ve got some great activities and courses planned and need help to deliver leaflets to people’s houses and put posters in GP surgeries and shops.   If you can help out in your local area please get in touch.

Film volunteersWOW – Women in Wales film project are expanding and would love some help with all aspects of screening films.  Whether you want to do some marketing, administration, or help on the day to make refreshments, greet people as they arrive, there are loads of opportunities to get involved. Contact Rajma.

Keep Grangetown Tidy –  Make friends and make where you live a nicer place to be! Join in a community litter picks in Grangetown

Gardening  – Make the most of being outside on a sunny day and lend a hand on a Wednesday or Friday with Grow Cardiff at Riverside Community Gardens.  Great opportunity to learn new skills and meet people.

Homework club If you like helping children and feel confident in Maths and English at primary or high school level up to GCSE, we would like to hear from you.  We are particularly in need of help on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at Grangetown Hub but have opportunities across all our groups.  See list for dates/times and contacts

Admin and reception / homework clubs / kids arts and crafts – There are loads of opportunities in the Grangetown Hub.  Register your skills and interest here: grangetown-hub-volunteer-form

Mentoring / office admin / design / promotion – lots of opportunities to get involved and learn new skills at The Mentor Ring

For further information about volunteering contact