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.

Restaurant Supervisor (Hotel)
The Five Arrows Hotel in Waddesdon Village is looking for an Assistant Restaurant Manager to manage the day to day operation of its stylish and recently refurbished restaurant.

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To apply for the position please send a CV and covering letter to
Closing date 7 October 2016

Assistant Banqueting Manager
Working primarily at The Waddesdon Dairy the Assistant Banqueting Manager will be responsible for delivering corporate events and weddings to the very highest professional standards.  Ideally with some banqueting experience the successful candidate will work flexible hours, including weekends and evenings, depending on the requirement of individual events.  Full training will be given and a generous benefits package is offered. 

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Closing date:  21 October 2016

Housekeeping Assistant (p/t)
A part-time Housekeeping Assistant is required to join our early morning domestic team who are responsible for cleaning our offices and areas of the property used by the general public, excluding the Collection Rooms. Working an average of 16.5 hours per week from 7am to 10:30 am, Monday to Friday and alternate weekends (with a set day off during the week).

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Closing date:  21 October 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 and excellent customer service and computer skills. As this is a position of trust and responsibility, a checkable work record is essential. The position involves working a mixture of days/nights, weekends and bank holidays on a rotational basis and requires a current driving licence. 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: 5 November  2016

Part-Time Visitor Services Assistant(s)
The Visitor Services Assistant (VSA) team work with the Visitor Experience Manager to provide the highest standard of care to visitors. The main duties are to enable visitors to enjoy their day by staffing the visitor reception points and assist visitors with site transport arrangements.
The VSAs are the first people that visitors interact with, and their role is therefore vital in creating a friendly, welcoming and relaxing atmosphere, enabling visitors to enjoy their day.

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Commis Chef - Five Arrows Hotel
The Five Arrows Hotel is a sixteen bedroom hotel situated in the Buckinghamshire village of Waddesdon. It was built in the 1870s by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild to form part of the model village which was overlooked by his country house, Waddesdon Manor.

The Hotel’s Chefs are responsible for implementing all aspects of food policy in the Hotel’s 2 AA Rosette restaurant. The Commis Chef must aid the Head Chef in implementing all aspects of food policy in the Hotel.

Five Arrows Commis Chef full role profile

To apply for this position please send a CV and covering letter to Head Chef

Collection Security Assistant (seasonal role)
We are looking for part-time Collection Security Assistants to fill this new seasonal post. You'll be responsible primarily for ensuring the House and Collection is secured when open to the public. Working closely with our Visitor Services Assistant Manager and the Assistant Security & Transport Manager you'll ensure our Security policy and procedures are followed and enacted within the Collection.

Collection Security Assistant role profile

To apply for this position send a covering letter and a CV to:

Christmas Opportunities
Are you looking to earn something extra for Christmas? Why not join the Retail/Catering teams at Waddesdon Manor for our busy and fun Christmas season? We are looking for part and/or full time Catering and Retail staff to help us during the Festive season from mid October until the end of the year. No experience necessary as full training will be given.

Excellent salary and benefits packages available including a pro rata of 25 days holiday and staff discounts.

Please send CV and covering letter (which should include details of availability) to