We're recruiting staff for Wentworth Castle Gardens

The Stainborough Castle folly at Wentworth Castle Gardens

We're recruiting now for staff to join the team at Wentworth Castle Gardens. With 20 jobs now live, apply now to help us get this amazing place open again in time for summer.

We’re working together with Barnsley Council and The Northern College and the recruitment will bring us ever closer to getting the site open again.. 

Of the 20 jobs available, they cover a wide range of disciplines, including gardeners, rangers, marketing, food and beverage, and retail. The roles are a mix of full and part time and all new staff will play a vital role in helping to get the place open and ready for welcoming visitors once again.

" This is a really exciting opportunity to be part of a brand new team, creating new ways for people to get involved in making Wentworth Castle Gardens a place where everyone feels welcome and enjoys their time with us."
- Sylvia Ward, general manager at Wentworth Castle Gardens

The full list of jobs includes:

•    Food, Beverage and Retail Assistant Manager 
•    Food, Beverage and Retail Assistant
•    Member and Visitor Welcome Assistant
•    Chef 
•    Cook
•    Gardeners
•    Rangers
•    Marketing and Communications Officer 
•    Business Support Co-ordinator

Sylvia continued: "Whilst we don’t have an official opening date just yet, we’re moving ever closer to making that a reality.  We’re looking for people who have passion and enthusiasm to work with us. So if you’re a gardener who’s looking for a new challenge and wants to help us develop this landscape, bringing it back to its former glory, or a marketing officer who’s a great communicator and wants to share the stories – old and new – about this place, then we want to hear from you.”

The Corinthian Temple at Wentworth Castle Gardens

How to apply

For full details on all jobs and role profiles, visit the National Trust jobs website. The closing date for all jobs is in the week commencing 11 March, with interviews to be held from the following week.