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Volunteering at The Argory

Visitors enjoying gardening activities
Visitors enjoying gardening activities | © ©National Trust Images/Rob Stothard

Discover the volunteering opportunities at The Argory. From supporting the garden team to helping out with events, there is something for everyone to get involved with.

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.

Roles and opportunities

Volunteers at The Argory are involved in all aspects of the place, from being outdoors looking after the estate and working in the garden to helping indoors, taking part in conservation projects and administration.

Lots of our volunteers are involved in visitor-facing roles as meeter-greeters, tour guides, and in the second-hand bookshop. Our volunteers are also heavily involved in our programme of events throughout the year - previous roles have included everything from face painting and flower arranging to making chocolates for the fabulous afternoon teas.

Volunteering at The Argory gives you the chance to meet people from all walks of life, not just the visitors who come to see us, but also your fellow volunteers. It’s the perfect way to meet like-minded people and make new friends.

Current volunteering oportunities at The Argory

We are currently seeking volunteers in the following positions. Please click the link for more information.

The Argory, House Experience Volunteer

The Argory, Visitor Reception Volunteer

Get in touch about volunteering at The Argory

If you are interested in volunteering, get in touch today or search current volunteering opportunities by clicking the link below.

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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