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Working together for a better Wales

Working together for a better Wales

Why the Welsh Government?

At the Welsh Government we are working to help improve the lives of people in Wales. From our Cadw custodians, to our policy professionals right the way to our colleagues out at sea patrolling the coastlines – we’re all Working Together for a Better Wales.

A prosperous, healthy, ambitious and united Wales for our citizens today and the future generations of tomorrow. 

With around 5,000 staff based in offices across Wales, we’re getting closer to the communities we serve. 

What are the benefits?

As a member of our team, you will have access to:

  • a highly competitive salary and benefits package 
  • 31 days annual leave (full-time and pro-rata for part-time) 
  • 10 privilege/public holidays (full-time and pro-rata for part-time)
  • a generous Learning & Development offer
  • flexible working arrangements 

Who can apply?

We need people from all backgrounds and with different experiences to help us deliver our Government’s priorities and work for a successful transition for Wales as part of the UK’s exit from the EU. We’re especially looking for people with skills and expertise in the following areas: 

  • Policy development and delivery
  • Digital 
  • Legal 
  • Project management 
  • Data analysis 
  • Economy
  • Environmental 
  • Operational delivery
  • Research
  • Communications

Supporting everyone to succeed

We pride ourselves as being an employer of choice, an organisation in which people want to work and are proud to work. For this reason, we have put the principles of human rights, equality, fairness, dignity and respect at the heart of our values.

We welcome applications from individuals regardless of age, marriage (including equal/same sex marriage) and civil partnership, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, disability, race, religion or belief or pregnancy/maternity.

Our staff diversity networks support underrepresented groups within the Welsh Government.

  • Disability Awareness and Support
  • Minority Ethnic Staff Network
  • Women Together

Ready to make a difference with us? 

How to apply 

Go to our online recruitment system to see a full list of current vacancies including our time-limited priority roles and information about how to apply. 

Register your interest 

Alternatively you can register your details on our online Talent Bank and we’ll let you know about our latest vacancies.  


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