Antur Waunfawr currently supports over 60 work placements according to the individual’s preference and ability.  These opportunities include the following choices:

  • Catering and customer service at Blas y Waun cafe
  • Nature Park conservation
  • Gardening and vegetable cultivation
  • Creating crafts made entirely of recycled materials
  • Selling re-used clothing and furniture
  • Greeting and customer care
  • Collecting, sorting and recycling textiles
  • Administration of e-commerce shop
  • Woodwork, repair and furniture assembly
  • General office administration
  • Collection, sorting and shredding of confidential waste
  • Developing independent living skills at home and in the workplace
  • Developing social skills and leisure pursuits
  • Gaining new experiences and independent shopping skills
  • Maintenance, hire and sale of bikes at Beics Menai

The work placements for individuals with learning disabilities can vary according to their wishes. A good example of this is where an individual does office work for three days a week, spending one day a week at our Caergylchu site and another day at Warws Werdd, out in the community working on the clothes scheme.