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Volunteering opportunities at Barrington Court

A volunteer gardener working in the kitchen garden at Barrington Court, Somerset
Volunteer gardener at Barrington Court | © National Trust Images / Mark Bolton

Volunteers bring Barrington Court to life and we’re happy to hear from people of all ages and experience to join our dedicated team. Volunteering gives you a chance to improve your CV, begin your career in the tourism and charity sectors, as well as making new friends, learning new skills or just giving something back.

Recruitment paused

We’re currently not actively recruiting, but you’re invited to complete an expression of interest. We’ll then get in touch to discuss any opportunities we may have in the future.

What's involved?

There are a range of roles to suit all interests and schedules at Barrington Court, from being a friendly point of contact in visitor reception and welcoming visitors in the house to keeping the gardens and grounds looking their best.

Volunteering offers the chance to make use of your existing skills while developing new ones.

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 to sign up

You can search available volunteer opportunities at Barrington Court or complete an expression of interest form on the National Trust volunteer website.

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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