Waddesdon staff checking stock levels in shop

About us

Current vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Waddesdon. See availability and full details for our positions below.

If you are interested in any of our roles please email a CV and cover letter to:

[email protected] or call 01296 653258 for more information.

Assistant Records Manager & Archivist

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Records Manager & Archivist. This role will support the Head of Archives and Records for Waddesdon, and will deal with records management systems, managing filing systems, as well as providing archive services.

Assistant Records Manager & Archivist role profile>

Closing date: 11pm, Sunday 8 November 2020

Interviews: Tuesday 17 November 2020

Security Officer

We are looking for two Security Officers who will be responsible for maintaining the physical security of Waddesdon Manor and its estates. They will be the customer-facing position within the Security department, and will engage with visitors and other invited guests.

Deadline for applications: 11pm, Fri 30 Oct 2020

Security Officer role description PDF>

Christmas lights at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Christmas vacancies

Join Waddesdon at one of the most exciting times of the year. We’re looking to recruit in a variety of roles that play a key role in transforming the visitor experience. You’ll join a fantastic team of staff and volunteers and get to join in the magic that is Christmas!

Christmas vacanies>



Those looking to explore a career in the cultural heritage sector may be interested in our internship programme. it is currently suspended, but we hope to be able to offer internships in 2021.

Examples of internship role profiles here >

Volunteers at Waddesdon

At Waddesdon we have around 300 wonderful volunteers and appreciate their invaluable support. Why not consider becoming one of them.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

To ensure we operate safely and responsibly, protecting visitors and staff, we have a number of procedures in place, and where possible we are holding interviews online.

If you are required to visit in person, please:

  • do not visit if a member of your household has had any Covid-19 symptoms in the last 14 days
  • bring a face covering with you. Coverings must be worn on shuttle buses, in the house, gallery, toilets, shop and cafés (unless you are exempt)
  • ensure you wash your hands before visiting and during your visit.