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Pay and benefits

A career with Welsh Government has many benefits, including flexible working and training opportunities.

Pay bands

Team Band £17,200 - £21,500
Management Band 3 £22,400 - £26,400
Management Band 2 £27,550 - £34,750
Management Band 1 £36,000 - £43,950
Executive Band 2 £46,550 - £56,900
Executive Band 1 £57,550 - £69,900

Holidays

Full-time employees are entitled to 31 days annual leave, plus 10 public and privilege days’ leave.

Training

We aim to ensure that all members of staff have access to training opportunities.

Flexible working

Outside of core hours staff are free to arrive and leave when they choose. We also offer term-time working for staff with childcare responsibilities.

Flexible working arrangements include:

  • 26 weeks maternity leave at full pay
  • 15 days' paid parental leave
  • career breaks to study, travel, or do voluntary work.

Health, safety and wellbeing

We have dedicated Health & Safety and Occupational Health teams to provide staff support.

Trade unions

3 unions are active within our organisation: PCS, IPMS/Prospect and FDA.