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Job Opportunity - Blair Castle
Scotland
Deadline Date: Tue 22nd August 2017
Salary: Competitive
We are looking for a head gardener to join our team, working closely with the estate’s Head Trustee who directs policy and long term planning for the gardens and the General Manager who has over-all responsibility for the management of our tourism enterprises.
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 - 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.
Volunteering - Brunstane House
Scotland
Deadline Date: Fri 28th December 2018
Salary: Volunteer role
Volunteer needed for assistance in the garden and in continuing the restoration and repair of Brunstane House. Free accommodation provided in exchange.