The Trust

Welcome to WellbeingMerthyr!

We are a charitable trust that was formed in 2015 to manage and develop the leisure and cultural facilities within Merthyr Tydfil on behalf of Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council.

Our Vision

Creating Healthier and Happier Communities

Our Mission

To inspire healthier communities by connecting people to cultural and active recreation opportunities

WellbeingMerthyr is led by a Chief Executive and board of Trustees with diverse backgrounds, all of whom are committed to ensuring we continue to improve and develop our facilities and services for the local community.

We are proud to host a diverse range of activities and services from within our venues.


Latest Vacancies

To apply for any of the roles please provide a CV and Cover Letter and submit to p&

Catering Assistant 

Closing Date: 22.03.2022


Are you looking for a job in the Creative Industries? If you are Wellbeing Merthyr may have just what you’re looking for. In partnership with Merthyr Tydfil CBC, Wellbeing Merthyr have secured funding through UK Governments ‘Community Renewal Fund’ to deliver a Creative Industry Training Programme.

This project will enable local and regional partners to work together to establish a Creative Industry Training Programme for Merthyr Tydfil residents. Arts Venues will work with delivery partners, Universities, Merthyr College, Schools and Creatives to pilot a new way of working across boundaries.

The aim of the project is to inspire and enthuse people in our community to develop new initiatives by supporting them with training and learning opportunities as well as space to facilitate this process. This Strategic working will build capacity within our community by improving partnership working and providing local organisations and individuals with the skills they need to support each other on our way out of the pandemic.

IT Technician

Marketing – Graphic Design Officer

Project Assistant

Theatre Technician

Closing Date: 13.03.2022

Casual Vacancies 

To apply for any of the roles please provide a CV and Cover Letter and submit to p&

Catering Assistants 

SplashPark Attendants 

Catering Assistants 



Volunteering Roles  

Joseph Parry’s Cottage Needs You!
We are looking for new volunteers to join our dedicated small team who help us open Joseph Parry’s Cottage Museum on weekends through the summer months.
If you can spare us any time – Please ring 01685 727371 during museum opening hours or email
cyfartha park and museum castle

Our Venues & Facilities

Merthyr Tydfil Library Service

Dowlais Library

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Merthyr Central Library

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Merthyr Library Hub Merthyr Leisure Centre

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Aberfan Library

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Treharris Library

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Leisure Facilities

Merthyr Leisure Centre

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Aberfan Community Centre

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Aberfan Astro Turf

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Gurnos Astro Turf

National Exercise Referral Scheme

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Gôl Football Centre

Heritage Venues

Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery

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Joseph Parry’s Cottage

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Ynysfach Engine House

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Cyfarthfa Park

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Cyfarthfa Splash Pad & Café

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Community Centres

Gurnos Community Centre

Treharris Community Centre

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Arts Venue

Redhouse Cymru

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WellbeingMerthyr (previously Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Trust) is a not—for-profit charitable company. Every time you use or support our facilities, venues, activities or events the money is reinserted back into the Trust so we can continue providing for you!

Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Trust Limited (WellbeingMerthyr) is a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. Company No. 09172730. Registered Charity No. 1160964

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