Volunteering at Cliveden

A volunteer gardener works on pruning

Whether volunteering to meet new people, to develop a CV or simply give something back, our enthusiastic volunteer team play a vital role in looking after Cliveden and making sure all our visitors enjoy their day.

Get involved

Please note that due to the current situation with Covid 19 we are unable to accept any new volunteering enquiries at this time. We are working to bring our existing volunteers back to site in a safe and controlled environment. Please continue to check back for updates, we hope to be able to welcome new applications again soon. 

Cliveden estate relies on the kind people who offer there time in anyway they can to keep the 350 year old estate going. Here's a sample of the various roles volunteers are currently enjoying;

Garden/Ranger Volunteering

From raised beds to rose beds, the gardens at Cliveden are just as historic as the house itself and require just as much care and attention. This is a rare opportunity to work alongside a team of expert gardeners.

Events/Crafting Volunteering

Help deliver a variety of events at Cliveden. From crafting props to running the activity on the day, your participation will make for a fun and memorable day for hundres of families.  

Meeting and Greeting Volunteering

If you have a knack for talking and helping new people, then joining the ‘meet and greet’ team at Cliveden is the place for you. You'll be providing a first-class welcome to all our visitors and making sure they have all the information they need to make the most out of their visit. 


There are plently of other teams you could join at Cliveden. Think you could turn your hand to decorating with our maintenance team? Maybe you have a keen interest for history and would fit right in with our art hosts group. Or perhaps you have years of experience or specialist knowledge you would like to put to good use in our busy offices…

If any of the above sounds like you, please get in touch and share your skills.

Why join us?

There are lots of reasons to join us; making the move to volunteer could be the best decision you ever make.

  • Become part of a friendly and dedicated team
  • Meet people from all walks of life and forge new friendships
  • Utilise your existing skills and learn new ones
  • Strengthen your CV and help to develop your career
  • Enjoy the great outdoors
  • Learn about Cliveden's past

Search all our volunteering roles or give us a call on 01628 605069 to find out more.