Christmas seasonal vacancies

Join Waddesdon at one of the most exciting times of the year. We're looking to recruit in a variety of roles that play a key role in transforming the visitor experience. You'll join a fantastic team of staff and volunteers and get to join in the magic that is Christmas!

Waiting staff


You’ll ensure the smooth running of our various catering outlets including the Manor Restaurant, Stables Café and Wigwam Café. Giving excellent service to our customers and providing them with many mince pies!
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Retail assistants


Use your excellent customer service skills to ensure our visitors get the most out of their Christmas shopping experience. You’ll assist with stock management and general housekeeping duties in order to keep the shops immaculate and well stocked during this incredibly busy season.
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Five Arrows Hotel front of house


The Five Arrows Hotel strives to provide excellent food, drinks and a relaxing environment in which to stay. You will use your customer service skills to provide a high level of service, engaging with our guests in a welcoming manner and showing them the Waddesdon spirit.
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Five Arrows Hotel waiting staff


Excellent customer service and friendliness are key in this role. You’ll ensure the smooth running of the Five Arrows Hotel restaurant. Providing guests with excellent customer service and a memorable dining experience.
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Visitor service assistants

Volunteer speaking with visitors at Dunham Massey, Cheshire

In this role you are the face of Waddesdon and chief provider of Christmas spirit. Your main duties are to enable visitors to enjoy their day. Staffing visitor reception points and assisting visitors with site transport arrangements. VSAs are the first people our visitors interact with. This role is vital in creating a friendly, welcoming and relaxing atmosphere.
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