Thank you for your interest in working at Waddesdon. We have the following positions available:

To apply for any of the following positions at Waddesdon Manor please submit a CV and covering letter to, unless otherwise stated.

Check the closing date on each job description.

Curator (Decorative Arts)

We are recruiting for a full-time Curator to participate in the enhancement of the understanding of Waddesdon, its collections, the Rothschild family, and their activities, with particular responsibility for interpretation, exhibitions and research. To focus on this core purpose through exhibitions, research, audio, room information, lectures, teaching, public and scholarly programmes, publications and appropriate marketing and public relations. This will entail both working as part of a team and the initiation and management of specific projects as appropriate, the preparation of material for specialist groups or individual scholars, supervision of groups within the collection and the planning and delivery of the interpretation programme.

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Closing date:   29 August 2016.


Security Assistant

We are recruiting for a Security Assistant (SA) who will join our team responsible for the 24/7 security of the people, buildings and collections here at the Manor.    This is a customer facing position with interaction on a daily basis, not only with staff and volunteers, but also with the general public.  This role requires a high level of professionalism, excellent customer service and computer skills, and the ability to concentrate and focus in this position of trust and stewardship.  Previous experience is not essential as full training will be given, but knowledge of similar positions would be an advantage.

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Closing date for applications:  5 August 2017.


Ledger Clerk (full time)

Our Accounts Department is an extremely busy environment which provides a general accountancy service and management information for all the businesses based at the Manor.  We have a vacancy for a Ledger Clerk who will be primarily responsible for the efficient maintenance of our sales ledger for all operations at the Manor. They will also assist in the general administration of the purchase ledger and the cash management.

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Closing date for applicaitons: 5 August 2017.


Commis Chef 

A full-time position, working Wednesday to Sunday & Bank Holidays, to join our busy catering team which provides fresh cooked meals for our two visitor restaurants and food-to-go outlets. Some experience in catering is desirable, but full training will be given. If you are considering a career in catering then where better to start than Waddesdon Manor?

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