Lend a hand at Brimham Rocks

Brimham Rocks is a lot more than 320 million years of geology and 400 acres of moorland. We are a tightly knit team of staff and volunteers who are keen to look out for this special places for ever, for everyone. If you, too, want to play a part in looking after Brimham below are our volunteer opportunities.

Day Makers

If you enjoy being in the great outdoors, love interacting with visitors and helping to ensure their day out at Brimham Rocks is a highly enjoyable and memorable experience, try being a Day Maker. From taking visitors on guided walks and helping them find specific rocks to assisting families with crafty activities and spreading the conversation message, no two days are alike.
For more information about the role have a look here.

Day Maker Stephen taking visitors 320 million years back.
Brimham Rocks Day Maker Stephen
" My passion is the outdoors and volunteering at Brimham allows me to share some of that passion with our visitors."
- Stephen, Day Maker

Retail Volunteers

Everyone likes a bit of retail therapy, don’t they? Retail Volunteers offer this vital service for all visitors to Brimham. They love helping people find just the thing they’re looking for, and helping us achieve our sales targets, so everyone’s happy! Our young volunteer Ella used this role to help her develop her skills as part of her Duke of Edinburgh Award.

For more information about opportunities in Brimham Rocks Shop have a look here.

Brimham Rocks shop has always opportunities for volunteers.
Brimham Rocks shop, North Yorkshire.
" I absolutely love working with our volunteers, it is great having their help and expertise when merchandising new displays, not to mention the fascinating conversation and excellent company."
- Jenny, Retail Supervisor

Welcome Volunteers

Visitors look for a friendly face after their journey & our Welcome Volunteers are great at making people feel at home pointing them in the right direction in a helpful and friendly manner. With a smile for everyone you are the person who guarantees a great start to every visit.

Click here for more information about the Welcome Volunteer role at Brimham Rocks.

" Brimham Rocks is an amazing place to work, partly because of the fantastic rock formations, but more because of its sense of remoteness and space."
- West Yorkshire National Trust Volunteers

Raffle Volunteers

If you are a natural at sales, or someone who loves meeting new people why not join this new team for 2017? Our raffle ticket sellers here at Brimham Rocks will be great at encouraging visitors to contribute towards specific and unique projects. The Raffle Volunteers are excellent at communicating the wider aims of the National Trust and explaining the specifics of Brimham Rocks.

Have a look here to find out how you can get involved.

Litter Fairies

Are you keen to keep Brimham Rocks nice and tidy? You could become a Brimham Litter Fairy and help the rangers by litter picking to improve the area for visitors, wildlife and our environment. This role is great to keep active in the outdoors and is also fun to do with a friend or even in a small group.

If the Litter Fairy role sounds interesting to you here is some more information.

Litter Fairies from Knaresborough's Forest School helping with the litter picking at Brimham Rocks.
Litter Fairies from Knaresborough's Forest School helping with the litter picking at Brimham, North Yorkshire.
" I feel I am doing something useful not only for the National Trust and the visitors to Brimham Rocks but also for the wildlife."
- Litter Fairy Lucy

For any enquiries about volunteering or volunteer roles at Brimham Rocks please get in touch with Jaanika Reinvald via email jaanika.reinvald@nationaltrust.org.uk or call the office 01423 780688.