Working with Us

Welsh Athletics aims for excellence in every field and department. Our vision is shared by all our staff members - a professional group that work as a team to deliver the best possible athletics experience in Wales day in, day out. We often look to increase our ranks, bringing committed and passionate individuals with unique expertise to our team: if you think you have what it takes to work with Welsh Athletics, see available positions below.

Welsh Athletics is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering our Equality Policies. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We reserve the right to close vacancies before the specified closing date, should a large number of applications be received. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.


Athletics Development Officer (North Powys)

Fixed Term & Part Time (£8.5k - 16 hrs/week + pension)

Responsible to Welsh Athletics and Sport Powys Senior Officers, this role will support athletic clubs in their development and drive the progression of athletics within the local community. A field based position initially for 12 months covering North Powys, applicants must be able to travel and be willing to work irregular hours on occasions including some weekends.

Click this link for more information including the job description, the personal profile required to be successful in the role and details on how to apply.

Deadline: To be considered, please ensure your application reaches Welsh Athletics by the deadline of midnight on 25th January 2018 (Extended Closing Date)


Media Website and Communications Officer

Permanent & Full Time (£17 - 20k + pension)

Reporting to the Communications and Marketing Manager, this role will assist in the development and delivery of effective communications initiatives across print, website and social media platforms. Based at the Welsh Athletics head office in Cardiff though work flexibility is required to travel, attend and cover evening and weekend events within an overall 37 hours per week.

Click this link for more information including a job description, the essential and desirable skills and experience required for the role and details on how to apply.

Deadline: To be considered, please ensure your application reaches Welsh Athletics by the deadline of midnight on 22nd January 2018.

Other opportunities


Freelance Opportunity - Seiko Timing

Please see attached document outlining a superb opportunity to work at some of the biggest Athletics events around the World with Seiko. 


Vacancies at UK Athletics : http://www.britishathletics.org.uk/governance/employment/

Other vacancies in Welsh Sport: Welsh Sports Association, Sport Wales

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Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

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