Current Vacancies

Canolfan Maerdy

Past Vacancy


Job Title:                  Finance Assistant

Terms:                     P/T Employment or Contract for self-employed bookkeeper

Contract:                  Initial one year – 7 hours per week.

Remuneration:         Circa £18,200/annum pro-rata

Closing date:           4th April 2018

Interviews:               9th April 2018

Place of Work:         Canolfan Maerdy, New Road, Tairgwaith, SA18 1UP

Reporting To:          The Chief Executive Officer



Canolfan Maerdy is a busy community resource centre and charity based in Tairgwaith. The Centre has a nursery for children aged 0-11, it also runs a thriving youth group, a community café, adult training courses and social and craft activities for all age groups.


We are looking to recruit to a new post the role of Finance Assistant. This has been created to take on the responsibility for the day-to-day financial transaction overview, monitor cash flow and generate financial reports for the CEO and voluntary Board. Candidates will need proven experience in a responsible financial role and/or relevant financial qualifications and a sound knowledge of Microsoft Excel. An enthusiastic self-starter, they will need to be able to work unsupervised and be willing to fit in with a committed and varied team of staff.


The post is open to those wishing to work part-time (working pattern can be flexibly organised to benefit employer and employee) or on a self-employed, contractual basis.


For further details and a job description/person specification, please contact Gill Webber, Chief Executive Officer on 01269 826893 or email


To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter indicating why you are interested in the position, marked for the attention of Gill Webber, Canolfan Maerdy, New Road, Tairgwaith, SA18 1UP or email