Volunteering at Croome
Volunteers at Croome are involved with a wide number of roles, including sharing the unique stories of Croome’s history, welcoming visitors, helping to keep the office ticking over, and ensuring the parkland looks its best through the changing seasons. Take a look at some of the current opportunities and how you can get involved.
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.
Work experience opportunities at Croome
Here at Croome, we offer a varied work experience program, from outdoors conservation with our garden and ranger teams, retail experience in our National Trust shop, to learning all about the history of the RAF at Croome and the history of Croome Court. All this alongside developing your communication and teamwork skills as you meet and greet hundreds of visitors every day.
We are also able to offer placements for Duke of Edinburgh, for three, six or 12 months, depending on your level.
For more information, please get in touch.
The Friends of Croome
The Friends is an official National Trust supporter group and aims to promote Croome's work, fundraise and to provide social activities.
Many projects have been completed thanks to the Friends and their range of events are always very popular.
National Trust supporter groups
Join in at a National Trust Centre, social groups of National Trust members that promote the work of its local National Trust places with lots of events to raise money and enjoy good company.
Local centres include Worcester and Malvern and Cheltenham and Gloucester. Visit our supporter groups page below to find a National Trust Centre near you.
Get in touch about volunteering at Croome
If you would like more information about volunteering at Croome, please email us at email@example.com. Alternatively, you can search current opportunities and apply 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.
Find out how to join a supporter group near you. There are three groups across Worcestershire, all arranging social events and supporting the National Trust in different ways.
Discover our current exhibitions, Marcus Coates: Conference for the Birds, 'Thomas Bewick: Looking Closely', and 'Threads: My Happy Place' as well as beautiful interiors, contemporary exhibitions and innovative installations.
Discover the major conservation work we’ve undertaken at Croome Court, as part of a Heritage Lottery Funded project to protect the house from further deterioration.
Take a look at some of the conservation and restoration projects that have taken place in the estate at Croome.
Read about Croome's eclectic history, as a home to the 6th Earl and the Coventry family, its time as RAF Defford's airbase, a school for boys, Hare Krishna centre, and the people that helped shape it.