Get to know some of our building conservation team

Our hard-working team of building staff do a wide variety of jobs, from building surveying, through to maintenance and conservation. Here's where you can find out more about the kind of tasks they get up to.

Bill, Building Assistant

Bill, Building Assistant © Matthew Antrobus

Bill, Building Assistant

Carpentry, bricklaying, painting, plastering - Building Assistant Bill does it all. Find out more about how he helps to preseve our buildings.

Paul, a building surveyor

Surveyor Paul on the roof at Hardwick Hall © David Levenson

Surveyor Paul on the roof at Hardwick Hall

Meet Paul, one of our building surveyors. 'It's the sheer variety of buildings we care for that I find so fascinating.'

Building apprenticeships

Our building apprenticeship scheme is designed to tackle the major shortage of skills in the heritage sector.

Meet Wendy, a building surveyor

Traditional Building Skills Bursary Scheme

  • About the scheme

    The Traditional Building Skills Bursary Scheme enables displaced apprentices to complete their training and finish their apprenticeship.

  • Heritage sector seeks displaced apprentices

    The future of building conservation and the training of the next generation in heritage building skills have received a boost thanks to funding for a unique Apprenticeship partnership training scheme.