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Volunteer opportunities at Saltram

Visitors with a child talk to a volunteer inside the Welcome Centre at Saltram, Devon
Visitors inside Saltram's Welcome Centre | © National Trust Images / Megan Taylor

Volunteering at Saltram House and estate is a great way to meet new people and learn new skills in beautiful surroundings. Our team of dedicated volunteers work in nearly every aspect of work on the estate, from administration to gardening and bringing the house to life. We’re always looking for more volunteers to join the team so get in touch.

What do volunteers do?

Volunteers are involved in a variety of ways at Saltram. We have volunteers helping in all aspects of the estate and are integral in helping to run and maintain Saltram.

Current vacancies - Volunteer with us:

Visitor Experience Volunteers

Our Visitor Experience volunteers help create lasting memories for visitors. It's a varied role. You can volunteer to assist in our school holiday programming or help run some of our larger events throughout the year.

What level of commitment is involved?

Volunteering is super flexible and works around your work/family/home life.

Shifts are generally booked online and there is a role to suit anyones busy life scehedule.

We are really keen to recruit volunteers who can help us in the school holidays and at Christmas time.

Please email to enquire further about specific volunteering roles to fond out more.

Volunteering at the historic Tredegar House, Newport, Wales
Volunteering opportunities | © National Trust Images/Trevor Ray Hart

How do I sign up?

If you’re keen to lend us a hand then we’d love to hear from you. You can search for opportunities on the National Trust Volunteer website or get in touch with the team at Saltram at

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 the history of this special place.

Thank you

Thank you to all our volunteers who give their time to support the National Trust in many different roles.

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