Volunteering at Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demesne
Places such as Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demesne rely on volunteers to help conserve this special place and welcome visitors. Take a look at our current volunteering opportunities, and see if joining the team might be right for you.
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.
How you can get involved
Do you have a special skill, historical knowledge or simply bags of enthusiasm?
You could get some fresh air while adding style to the garden, bring stories to life as a tour guide, have fun at events or help to keep the places you love accessible for everyone to enjoy.
Whether you are interested in a one-off activity or a longer term commitment, we would love to talk to you.
Get in touch about volunteering
To find out more about volunteering at Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demesne, you can contact the team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, you can search current opportunities below.
Thank you to all our volunteers who give their time to support the National Trust in many different roles.
Our volunteers make our work to look after nature and history for future generations possible. Learn more about the volunteering opportunities available and hear a selection of their stories to find out what it's like to volunteer with us.
Our supporter groups are a great way of getting involved with your local place. Find out more about how you can join in.
These frequently asked questions should give you all you need to know about who can volunteer, what it involves and how to apply.
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