Woman working infront of bookshelf
Share:

About usWork with us

Current vacancies

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

Retail Wine Assistant

A rare opportunity has arisen within our Wine Shop at Waddesdon Manor. Do you have a thirst for wine knowledge? Do you enjoy sharing your irrepressible passion and knowledge with others? We are looking for a personable, well presented and organised assistant for our Wine Shop.

Retail Wine Assistant role profile PDF>

Closing date for applications: Fri 2 Mar 2018

Interview date: Thur 8 Mar 2018

Seasonal Gallery Assistant

We are looking for seasonal gallery assistants who will work withing our two new exhibitions; the forthcoming Silver Caesars based within the House and Michael Eden located in the Coach House gallery space at the Stables. You will ensure the security of the works on display and to provide the highest standard of care to visitors. Reporting to the Visitor Engagement Manager, you will be responsible for opening and closing the exhibitions, checking and selling admission tickets, dealing with direct enquiries with efficiency and courteously, conducting visitor evaluations capturing feedback and acting as a good ambassador for both Waddesdon Manor and the National Trust.

Seasonal Gallery Assistant Role Profile>

To apply for this position please email your CV to francesca.page-smith@waddesdon.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Wed 21 Mar 2018

Health and Safety Co-ordinator

We are looking for a proactive person to join our Operations department to give support to the organisation ensuring that all appropriate health and safety, risk management and compliance systems and procedures are in place.  You will work with and support a wide range of departments across the business including Gardens, Catering, Collections, Visitor Services, Events, Education, Hotel & Weddings, Facilities, Transport, Security and Housekeeping. Benefits include 25 days holiday, rising to 28 days after three years service, National Trust staff card and matched company pension scheme.

Health and Safety Co-ordinator role profile PDF>

Closing date for applications: 11 Mar 2018

Interview date: 21 Mar 2018

Facilities Technician

We are looking for an experienced multi-skilled, hands-on, motivated and hard working individual to join the Facilities team. Ideally this person will have a strong background in plumbing and heating, preferably holding a formal plumbing/heating trade qualification. A good practical understanding of other key trades including: electrical, carpentry and decorating would also be helpful. Benefits include 25 days holiday, increasing to 28 days after three years service, National Trust staff card and matched company pension scheme.

Facilities Technician role profile PDF>

Collection Security Assistant (weekends only)

An opportunity has arisen for a seasonal Collection Security Assistant (CSA) who will be responsible primarily for ensuring that the House and Collection is secured against theft and/or vandalism when open to the public. This role is visitor-facing so you must be comfortable engaging with visitors and other invited guests with both courtesy and professionalism. You will work closely with the Visitor Engagement Manager and Collection Security Supervisor to ensure our Security policy and procedures are followed and enacted within the Collection.

Collection Security Assistant role profile PDF>

To apply for this position please email your CV to francesca.page-smith@waddesdon.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 13 Feb 2018

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.

Kitchen Porter role profile PDF >

Security Officer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Security Officer to join our team at Waddesdon. The role will be a customer-facing person within the Security department who will engage with visitors and other invited guests with courtesy and professionalism. The role involves shift patterns covering days and nights. Uniform will be provided as well as a very competitive salary and other benefits. Excellent opportunities for the right applicant. Driving license essential.

Security Officer role profile PDF >

To apply for this position please send your CV or call Jenny Judge on 01296 653455.

Restaurant Supervisor at the Five Arrows Hotel

The main objective of the FAH Restaurant Supervisor is to run the FAH Restaurant on a day to day basis and to ensure that the Restaurant achieves excellence in everything. The FAH Restaurant Supervisor is responsible for implementing all aspects of food policy in the FAH Restaurant.  The FAH Restaurant Supervisor will report directly to the Assistant Restaurant Manager and will need to work closely with the Head Chef, to enable the Restaurant to run smoothly.

Restaurant Supervisor role profile PDF >

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.

Waiting Staff role profile PDF >

Housekeeping Assistant - weekends only at the Five Arrows Hotel

We are looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to ensure that the Hotel is maintained to the highest standard.

Housekeeping assistant – weekends only role profile PDF>