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Volunteering at Nymans

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The house terrace at Nymans in late summer | © National Trust Images/Chris Davies

Want to meet new people, develop your skills and learn about the history of Nymans? We're looking for friendly and approachable individuals with an interest and passion for the work of the National Trust to volunteer at this special place.

Are there any requirements?

Ideally, volunteers would be able to offer a regular amount of time each week and in exchange we offer training and the opportunity to meet people from all walks of life.

What can you get involved with?

We've lots of different ways for you to volunteer at Nymans, from adding to the atmosphere in the Garden Hall by playing the piano, to bringing Nymans to life with stories from the past as a Room Steward, or putting your scone-making skills to work as part of the volunteer baking team.

For more roles please visit the voluteering database and search for Nymans

Volunteering offers me an opportunity to meet like-minded volunteers, staff and visitors, in addition to learning about the many aspects of the National Trust's work.

A quote by June - Garden GuideNational Trust, Nymans Garden Guide

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.

Get in touch about volunteering at Nymans

Log on to the National Trust website and search under 'Nymans'. You'll be able to complete an application for your chosen role here. You could also phone Nymans on 01444 405255 or email us.

Alternatively, if you are visiting Nymans, please pass your contact details to any member of our reception staff.

The National Trust is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes all applications for volunteer roles.

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Visitors on a tour at Nymans, West Sussex | © National Trust Images/John Millar

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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