Volunteer at Calke Abbey

Photography volunteers on a guided walk at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Outdoors and indoors, we have volunteers offering a helping hand all around Calke. Whether you’ve got time to spare, simply love this special place, or want to try something new – we might have something to suit you. Find our current opportunities below.

Find a flexible role to suit you

From making new friends to enhancing your CV, volunteering is a great opportunity to make a difference by helping the National Trust take care of special places.

Whether you’ve got lots of time to spare or just a couple of hours a week, there are plenty of ways you can lend a hand. In return, you’ll meet new people, learn something new and help a great cause.

Best of all, you’ll get to work in an amazing place with a dedicated team of people. 

Not sure where to start?

We’ve listed some of our current volunteering opportunities below, but if you’re looking for something a little different, why not coming along to an open volunteer meeting?

At these morning sessions you'll learn more about Calke Abbey, what it’s like to volunteer here, and discover a range of roles that could be available to you. It’s a great opportunity to meet volunteers, ask questions and get started on your next adventure.

To find out when the next meeting is, give us a call on 01332 863822, or email calkeabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk. We’ll be happy to hear from you.

Visitors walking to the house at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Room Guide volunteers

We’re recruiting Room Guide volunteers to bring the house to life. What does this opportunity involve?

Visitors enjoying Calke Abbey

Your next adventure

Find out more about volunteering with the National Trust and search a range of volunteering opportunities at special places near you.