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Seasonal Recruitment Open Day

Thu 15 Aug 2024

10am – 2pm

House & Grounds

Please fill out form listed below to register your interest to attend our Seasonal Recruitment Open Day.


Join us for the most wonderful time of the year… come along to our Seasonal Recruitment Open Day to see what opportunities are available.

Help bring Christmas at Waddesdon to thousands of visitors by joining our team this festive season. If you’re passionate about delivering the very best customer experience, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and love all things Christmas, join us on 15 August to find out how you can get involved.

Christmas at Waddesdon welcomes over 150,000 visitors for a spectacular outdoor light trail, stunning displays in the House and a charming Christmas market – making it a festive experience to remember. To deliver this event, we need fantastic individuals who a keen team-players in our Catering, Retail and Visitor Services teams.

Please fill out the Waddesdon Seasonal Recruitment Open Day Form  to register your interest in the positions listed below. We will then be in contact to confirm your attendance and provide you with more information.

If you are unable to attend our recruitment open day, but would still like to apply, please send your CV and covering letter, stating which role you are interested in to application@waddesdon.org.uk



On the day information

Please park in the visitor car park. Shuttle buses will be available to take you to the Manor from 9.45-10.15.

10am – Arrival tea/coffee and registration in the Manor Restaurant
10.45am – House ground floor tour
11.15am – Manager introductions
11.45am – Two activities observed by Managers
1pm – Meet the candidates
2pm – End of event