You are here: > home > jobs & volunteering

Jobs & Volunteering

Search Jobs & Opportunities
Page 1 of 2:  < Prev|1|2|Next >
Job Opportunity - Hutton-In-The-Forest
Cumbria
Deadline Date: Thu 31st August 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Lord and Lady Inglewood are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic working head gardener for Hutton-in-the-Forest, a beautiful historic house and gardens 5 miles north west of Penrith, open to the public during the summer months.
Job Opportunity - Raby Castle
Northumbria
Deadline Date: Fri 1st September 2017
Salary: Competitive
A Visitor Services Manager is sought who will be responsible for the operational management and development of Raby Estates privately owned visitor attractions; Raby Castle, one of the most beautiful and intact medieval castles in the country and High Force Waterfalls in Upper Teesdale, one of County Durham’s most popular tourist attractions.
Job Opportunity - Watts Gallery
South East
Deadline Date: Wed 6th September 2017
Salary: £21,000
Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village is located in the Surrey village of Compton. It comprises the former home, picture gallery and studios of the artists G F Watts and Mary Watts, as well as the Pottery Buildings and Watts Cemetery and Chapel. We are now seeking a Curator of Landscape to help conserve and present the Artists’ Village. The post-holder will play a key role in conserving and interpreting our landscape, buildings and outdoor artworks and installations. Working across our Curatorial and Estates Teams, we are looking for a hands-on heritage professional who will be closely involved in a range of ambitious projects across our extensive site. The successful candidate will have Project Management experience preferably gained in a heritage environment.
Job Opportunity - Castle Howard
Yorkshire
Deadline Date: Mon 11th September 2017
Salary: Competitive salary, plus excellent pension and benefits package
We are seeking an experienced and creative Duty Manager to join, inspire and lead our team at Castle Howard. As Duty Manager Visitor Experience, your role will lead the team in the development of the visitor experience, ensuring regular assessment of feedback and content working closely with the Curatorial department.
Job Opportunity - Castle Howard
Yorkshire
Deadline Date: Mon 11th September 2017
Salary: Circa £17,000 per annum, plus pension and benefits
The Estate is looking for a gardener to assist in the management of ornamental and productive displays within the walled gardens and on the wider grounds.
Job Opportunity - Castle Howard
Yorkshire
Deadline Date: Mon 11th September 2017
Salary: Salary £17,000 per annum, plus pension and benefits
As our Sales & Reservations Assistant your days will be varied; you will manage incoming group enquiries and bookings online providing an efficeint and excellent customer service, on a weekly basis you will be implementing sales activity to drive the bookings and generate sales and at busy times you will enjoy meeting and welcoming the coach operators and groups visiting Castle Howard. To achieve all this you will have excellent communication skills, be well presented and you will be motivated by achieving targets, you may even have either some previous sales or receptionist experience.
Volunteering - Strawberry Hill
London
Deadline Date: Fri 15th December 2017
Salary: Voluntary
To provide a welcoming experience for visitors as they enter the property and assist in the delivery of an enjoyable shop experience. The role includes; welcoming visitors, selling tickets and membership; offering information on our retail stock and giving general information. Front of House volunteers are the first people that our visitors meet, and so must be engaging, professional and informative. Working within a small team, volunteers must be willing to multi-task and help out where needed.
Volunteering - Strawberry Hill
London
Deadline Date: Fri 15th December 2017
Salary: Voluntary
Based in the historic rooms of the house, Room Stewards provide information for visitors as they tour the property, and are a presence to ensure the security of the collection. Room Stewards must be engaging to our wide range of visitors, friendly and able to talk knowledgeably about the house, its history, restoration and collection. Working within a small team, volunteers must be willing to multi-task and help out where needed.
Volunteering - Historic Houses Association
North West
Deadline Date: Sun 31st December 2017
Salary: Volunteer role
Angela Oliver is standing down later in 2017 as Regional Friends Representative (RFR) for the North West. We invite any Friends in the North West who may be interested in the role to get in touch.
Volunteering - Historic Houses Association
Cumbria
HHA
Deadline Date: Sun 31st December 2017
Salary: Voluntary role
We have an exciting vacancy for a volunteer to help us with organising a programme of events for HHA Friends in Cumbria. There are many wonderful HHA houses in the region which frequently welcome group visits.