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Woody’s Lodge is an inviting meeting space and social hub for veterans of the Armed Forces and Emergency Services, as well as their families. Here with us they can receive expert help and guidance for their new lives after active service has ended; as well as a safe space to reengage with their friends, family and wider community.

In our first six months, we received over 1,200 visits from Veterans in Cardiff and the wider Vale of Glamorgan. We have grown a lot since we first opened at HMS Cambria in 2017 and now we have a Woody’s Lodge in North and South Wales.

As Woody’s Lodge are growing and developing, grow with us. We’re always looking for new skills and new people to add to our team.

If there aren’t any job opportunities currently available but you think you have something to offer our team here at Woody’s Lodge, we’d love to hear from you. Drop us an email at with your CV and a little bit about yourself.


Administration Officer North Wales ( Part Time )

Veterans’ Charity, Woody’s Lodge is a Social and Signposting Hub, supporting those who have served in HM. Armed Forces and Emergency Services and their families. Due to rapid growth, Woody’s now seeks an Administration Officer for North Wales.

Based at Woody’s Lodge, Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay, the post will support the North Wales Operations Officer and his team, in developing the Charity’s work across North Wales.

Working Monday to Friday between 10.00am and 4.00pm, the post will be paid at a rate of £8.80p/hr. Pension contributions and “Out of Pocket” expenses are provided. Annual Leave is pro-rata at 14 days /year plus statutory Bank Holidays.

If you are interested in the post, please send your CV and a letter explaining, why you wish to apply for the position to : Keith Taylor, Admin. Officer, Woody’s Lodge HQ Amelia Trust Farm, 5, Mile Lane, Walterston, Barry, CF62 3AS or by email to

• Closing date for applications is 5.00pm. Monday, 19, November 2018.
• Interviews will be held at Woody’s Lodge, Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay, LL29 8BN. on Thursday, 28 November 2018.

• We would hope the successful candidate would take up the position by 7 January 2019 at the latest.

Please note that the post is initially funded by the Armed Forces Covenant, until May 2020, We would hope that future funding would sustain this position through to 2025.

For an initial and informal discussion regarding this role please contact Graham Jones North Wales Operations Officer, Woody’s Lodge, Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay: 01492 533954.

Arts & Crafts Volunteer (Part Time)

We are looking for someone to volunteer at Amelia Trust Farm, Barry 10am-1pm every Tuesday, running an arts and crafts session that will involve our Dementia service users. We are looking for someone to offer a range of arts & crafts and can offer an experience to those who will attend.

All expenses of material will be paid including mileage to and from the farm. 

Please email for more information.

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