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Current vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Waddesdon. See what positions are available below and find job description details.

Weekend Visitor Services Assistant

The Visitor Services Assistant (VSA) team work with the Visitor Experience Manager to provide the highest standard of care to visitors. We are looking for individuals to join our team at the weekend. The VSAs are the first people that our visitors interact with, and their role is therefore vital in creating a friendly, welcoming and relaxing atmosphere, enabling visitors to enjoy their day.

Download the Weekend Visitor Services Assistant role PDF

If you are interested in this position please send your CV and accompanying letter to Hannah.Walker@nationaltrust.org.uk

Waiting Staff

We are looking for waiting staff to serve a variety of functions and events from Weddings to Conferences at the Dairy and the Five Arrows Hotel on the Waddesdon Estate. Duties may include bar work, waiting and clearing tables and room set ups. Full training will be given. Hours are flexible and can be evenings, weekends or weekdays.

If you’re passionate about food and drink, and enthusiastic about delivering great hospitality, please send your CV to cristian.spalanzino@nationaltrust.org.uk

Applicants must be 16 and over.

Facilities Technician

We are looking for an experience multi-skilled, hands-on, motivated and hard working individual to join the Facilities team.

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Closing date for applications: 31 March 2017

Security Assistant

We are looking for a new SA to join our team, with responsibility for the safety of the collections, buildings and people associated with the Manor. If you are interested in a career in security then this could be the job for you. Previous security experience would be an advantage but full training will be given.

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Office & Information Services Administrator (Maternity cover)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic Office & Information Services Administrator to join our IT and Records team at Waddesdon Manor.

The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator with good attention to detail, administrative and organisational capabilities and strong IT skills. Previous experience of training provision is desirable.

This varied role will include managing both existing and new training programs for software packages and information management principles, providing IT administrative contract support, arranging appropriate licensing for staff and buildings, and providing front line support for the telephony system, printers, franking machine and other systems as required.

The successful candidate will also become the ‘voice of Waddesdon’ through coordinating our visitor enquiries and correspondence, and monitoring feedback online.

Office and Information Services Coordinator – Maternity Cover PDF

Closing date for applications: 30 April 2017

Commis Chef

We need a new Commis Chef to assist the Head Chef in implementing all aspects of food policy in the Five Arrows, our 16-bedroomed hotel situated at the entrance of Waddesdon Manor.

Main responsibilities include preparing and producing food for the hotel’s restaurant and for special events and weddings; assisting with hygiene and deliveries; setting good examples of working practice, waste management and equipment usage; and an awareness of budgets, expenditure and costs.

There is  a room available to rent if required.

Download the Commis Chef at Five Arrows job PDF

Pastry Chef

We are looking for an experienced Pastry Chef to join us as we launch our very own Treaterie.  This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a passion for pastry to really learn about establishing a new restaurant.

Download the Pastry Chef role profile PDF