Volunteer Vacancies

Flatford volunteers

Life is one long adventure and we'd love to join in with your next one.  Whether you want to put years of skills and experience towards our cause or just want to try something brand new. We'll have a role to suite you. Our team is full of inspiring people from all walks of life who get a real buzz from working and learning together.

Whether you want to put years of skills and experience towards our cause or just want to try something brand new. We'll have a role to suite you. Our team is full of inspiring people from all walks of life who get a real buzz from working and learning together.

" Volunteering at Flatford has given me fun, fresh air, fitness and friendship"
- Christina, Flatford Volunteer Gardener

Can you help? We are currently looking for:

Visitor Services Assistant - Are you interested in
 

  • Becoming part of a friendly and dedicated team?
  • Meeting people from all walks of life and making new friends?
  • Improving your communication skills?
  • Enjoying new experiences and learning something new every day?
  • Great personal satisfaction, since you have the opportunity to make a real difference to our visitors’ experience?
Role summary We need to give a warm welcome, as well as any important information, to visitors so they will get the most out of their day. Visitor Services volunteers (Meet & Greeters) are multi-tasking superstars who can brighten up even the rainiest day!
What's involved?  Meeting visitors to Flatford; answering a wide range of questions and providing directions as necessary; offering visitors the opportunity to go on a guided Constable tour or take a self-guided trail.
This role will suit you if you are... Someone who loves meeting new people – there’ll be plenty every day!
Passionate about Flatford and the Trust as a whole
Cheerful - even when a large party has just arrived and it’s a little bit hectic!
Available at least once a fortnight
By getting involved you could Use your smile and communication skills to help people feel at home.
Join an enthusiastic and varied team and make some new friends
See National Trust properties from a whole new perspective.

Role Profile Visitor Services Assistant (PDF / 0MB) download