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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.

Learning and Events Co-ordinator

An opportunity has arisen for a Learning and Events Co-ordinator to join our successful, growing programme of workshops for schools which currently engages nearly 8,000 young people per annum. Duties will include: delivering Waddesdon’s learning programme, taking the lead on facilitating school visits and resourcing them appropriately and also delivering the Learning Department’s calendar of events for families.

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Application deadline: Fri 1 Feb 2019
Interview: w/c Tue 12 Feb 2019

Visitor Welcome & Membership Manager

Waddesdon is recruiting a new role of Visitor Welcome & Membership Manager, to join the dynamic Visitor Operations department that welcomes over 450,000 visitors each year. Working as a key role in a small team, you will ensure that excellent service is delivered to all visitors during their day at Waddesdon, with direct responsibility for the frontline admissions operation. You will also lead on the selling of National Trust Memberships to paying visitors, and you will recruit and motivate a team of paid staff and volunteers to ensure that all visitors are welcomed by a friendly and professional team.

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Application deadline: Sun 13 Jan 2019

Box Office Sales Manager

Waddesdon is recruiting for a new position of Box Office Sales Manager, to work as part of the Visitor Operations team that welcomes over 450,000 visitors each year. You will directly manage a small team to provide advance sales functions to all individual and group visits, and for the programme of ticketed events. You will coordinate group visit itineraries and upsell admissions, talks and catering options, and you will work closely with many other Waddesdon departments including Marketing, Catering and IT to ensure efficient systems and processes, and excellent customer service.

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Application deadline: Sun 13 Jan 2019

Weekend Housekeeping Supervisor

An opportunity has arisen at the Five Arrows Hotel for a Weekend Housekeeping Supervisor. You will be responsible for the cleanliness of The Dairy and The Five Arrows Hotel.

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Private Events Executive

Rothschild Waddesdon Ltd is the trading arm of the Rothschild Foundation, the charitable trust that contributes to the upkeep of Waddesdon. An opportunity has arisen for a Private Events Executive to join the team. Reporting to the Events Manager, you will provide creative and efficient management of weddings, corporate and social events at Waddesdon. Ensuring you deliver excellent service from enquiry through to event delivery.

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Five Arrows Hotel Restaurant Supervisor

The Five Arrows Hotel is looking for a Restaurant Supervisor to run the Restaurant on a day to day basis and ensure it achieves excellence in everything.  The Restaurant Supervisor is responsible for implementing all aspects of food policy in the Restaurant.  You will report directly to the Operations Manager and will need to work closely with the Head Chef, to enable the Restaurant to run smoothly.

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Kitchen Porter at the Five Arrows Hotel and The Dairy

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter who will help maintain an efficient kitchen within these two busy venues, making sure everything is clean, tidy, safe and hygienic. Providing vital support to our chefs. Ideally you will be passionate about working within hospitality, pay great attention to detail, be able to work under pressure and enjoy being part of a team.

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Waiting Staff at the Five Arrows Hotel & Dairy

The main objective of our Waiting Staff is to provide excellent customer service to all visitors to the Five Arrows Hotel and Waddesdon Dairy.  We want to ensure all our customers are happy, feel welcome and receive an excellent customer experience. Duties may include bar work, waiting and clearing tables and room set ups for weddings and corporate events and meetings.

If you’re passionate about food and drink, and enthusiastic about delivering great hospitality then please get in touch.

We are currently looking for both part time and full time staff.

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