Employability and Volunteering - Useful Links


If you are looking for work there are lots of websites to search for jobs, these are just some of the local and most popular ones:

Search the government website for local and regional jobs, create a job profile, post your CV and receive updates on jobs Universal Jobmatch.

Search for local jobs with Newport City Council

Search for full and part time jobs in Newport and South Wales.

For a wide variety of jobs, career guidance and opportunities.

On career builder you can search for a job, send your CVs to recruitment agencies & employers, prepare for interviews 

Job search at Indeed from thousands of job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites. 

Search for Jobs across Wales.

For a full list of all the recruitment agencies in Newport (click to a pdf?)

See the dedicated website advertising jobs and opportunities in the charity and voluntary sector.


Volunteering is one of the best ways to build your confidence, meet new people, discover or refresh your skills, boost your CV or try out a new area that interests you.

Find a wide range of local and Wales-wide volunteering opportunities.

Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations develops and promotes the voluntary sector and provides a Newport based volunteer service.

For more volunteering opportunities in your local community look up Community Service Volunteers.

Wales Council for Voluntary Action is the official body for voluntary work in Wales.

For information on young volunteers aged 14-25 in Wales.