Current Position(s)

Finance Director

The Melville Centre for the Arts is a Community Interest Company based in Pen y Pound Abergavenny and is currently working towards a Community Asset Transfer of the building and site of the former King Henry VIII Grammar School.

All Directors are volunteers, but this does not mean that we do not have ambitious plans, and we are looking to recruit a new Finance Director to join our Board help us deliver our vision for the future.

We are looking for individuals who have experience in key areas. Your experience will be supported by your drive, commitment, and passion to help create an environment where our community can thrive, participate in the arts, culture, and help to create the heritage of
the future.

If you believe that you have the skills to be able to help us, we look forward to hearing from you. For an informal discussion please contact Ian Smith, outgoing Finance Director via or

Applications are requested in the form of letter outlining how you believe that your experience matches our requirements set out in the Role Description together with a CV.

Closing date for applications 17th November 2022

Applications can be submitted by emailing or by post to The Melville Centre for the Arts, 3 – 5 Pen y Pound, Abergavenny NP7 5UD.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Download the complete Finance Director Recruitment Pack


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August 3 @ 10:00 am - December 21 @ 12:00 pm

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Advanced Welsh Classes

September 13 @ 9:00 am - December 13 @ 12:00 pm

Wednesday's - 9am - 12pm. A great way to get to the next level in Welsh. For those learners who have completed the intermediate level course.

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September 20 @ 4:00 pm - December 13 @ 10:00 pm

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October 3 @ 1:00 pm - December 13 @ 9:00 pm

Tuesday's - 7 - 9pm & Wednesday's - 1 - 3pm  A great class to get you started with Welsh. 


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