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Current vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Waddesdon. See availability and full details for our permanent roles, internships and volunteer positions below.

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Due to recent circumstances, we’ve paused our recruitment activity. If you’ve already applied for a role, a member of our team will be in touch soon.

Gardener, Waddesdon Manor

Three teams make up the Gardens Department at Waddesdon Manor and combined they care for over 400 acres of historic parkland and gardens. As a member of the Gardens Team you will work towards achieving the strategic objectives and vision for the Garden Department (unique, flamboyant, inspirational and bold) and in all areas of the role. Reporting to a Horticultural Team Leader, you will participate in a range of duties across all areas of the Garden.

Application deadline: Fri 27 Mar 2020

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Assistant Steward

The Assistant Steward is part of the team responsible for the management and care of the works of art both on display in the Manor and in store. Working directly with the Collections Steward, you will be responsible for the handling of the works of art, the day to day monitoring and management of the environmental controls and conservation and cleaning of the collection and display rooms and preparations for the daily opening of the House to the public, in addition to other tasks.

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Wed 25 Mar 2020

Interview date: w/c Mon 30 Mar 2020

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Those looking to explore a career in the cultural heritage sector may be interested in our next internship programme which will run from July to December 2020.

Explore 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.