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Current vacancies

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

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Job Vacancies

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

application@waddesdon.org.uk or call 01296 653258 for more information.

Waddesdon Pathways internship

We have launched the Waddesdon Pathways, a year long innovative internship programme with on site accommodation for those looking to develop a career in heritage.

Learn about the internship programme 

House host volunteer

Waddesdon Manor Kitchen Porter/Assistant

The Kitchen Porter/Assistant understands their role as an ambassador for Waddesdon Manor and displays pride in our products, services, and delivery of exceptional customer service. You’ll maintain the high standards of food service in keeping with Waddesdon’s reputation.

Closing Date: midnight, 26 May 2024

Interview Date: TBC

Kitchen Porter/Assistant job description

Part Time Conservation Assistant

As a member of this conservation cleaning team, the conservation Assistant is responsible for the routine housekeeping care, cleaning and conservation of the Collection and its contents to National Trust principles.

Closing Date: midnight, Sunday 26 May 2024

Interview Date: Wednesday 5 June 2024

Part Time Conservation Assistant job description

Sous Chef

We are looking for a Sous Chef who is passionate about delivering exceptional service alongside our talented kitchen team.

Interview Date: TBC

Sous Chef job description

Property Trade Technician

The Property Trade Technician provides general and specialist maintenance for all properties of the Rothschild Foundation and Waddesdon Estate. Activities within the role are varied and wide-ranging, from repairs and property improvements, to hanging artwork or gardening and ground works.

Closing Date: Wednesday 22 May 2024

Interview Date: Wednesday 29 May, or Friday 31 May 2024

Property Trade Technician job description

Volunteer opportunities

At Waddesdon we have over 350 wonderful volunteers and appreciate their invaluable support. Why not consider becoming one of them.

Find out more about volunteering

Volunteers in the gardens