Help our visitors explore all that Knightshayes has to offer, from visitor reception to the house and kitchen garden.
We're looking for people who can help us with our exciting year-round programme of events. Get involved with everything from music festivals for thousands of people, to creating wild art or building woodland dens with excited children.
We have a brand new learning programme at our special place. Help us share what Knightshayes has to offer with visiting school and learning groups.
Help our visitors to explore and learn more about the house. Reveal the fascinating history of Knightshayes and share the stories of this Gothic mansion.
Each year we pick a project to improve Knightshayes for our visitors. This year help raise money to restore our historic glass houses in the walled kitchen garden.
Help the rangers look after our beautiful and historic parkland. From grass cutting to leat clearing, there are loads of ways that you can help us keep our grounds looking tip-top.
Vegetable picking and prepping volunteer
The kitchen garden is a hive of activity throughout the seasons. Help the gardeners pick and prepare our tasty organic produce for use in our café and to sell at local markets.
Our Gothic mansion is home to interesting and unusual artefacts. Learn new conservation skills to help the house team keep everything looking at it's best.
Visitor reception and retail assistant
Warmly welcome, meet and greet our visitors and explain all that Knightshayes has to offer during a visit. Help us to raise funds so that Knightshayes can remain a place for everyone to enjoy.
Our garden is one of the finest in Devon and its collection represents one of the most varied in the Trust; with over 1200 plant species unique to Knightshayes and riotous seasonal colour. Help us keep the garden looking wonderful and pick up a few gardening tips too.
Take a look at the role profiles to see which best suits you, then call 01884 254665 or email
to get involved.