Volunteer opportunities at Hanbury Hall
A country retreat in the heart of Worcestershire with a William and Mary-style house and formal garden and park, Hanbury Hall offers a glimpse into life at the turn of the 18th century. The volunteer team here play a vital role in looking after this historic estate and bringing those stories to life. Find out more about volunteering at Hanbury and how you can join the team.
Join our team
Our volunteers are the lifeblood of Hanbury and we've got lots of interesting roles in our friendly and enthusiastic team.
Everyone plays a vital role in looking after Hanbury and helping visitors enjoy their day. It’s also the perfect way to make new friends and give something back to your local community.
‘Sharing your knowledge with visitors is inspirational especially if you can engage with the children. Engaging visitors when in costume is magic, watch their eyes light up when you tell the stories from the past.’
- Tony, Host Volunteer & member of the Hanbury Players
Get in touch about volunteering at Hanbury Hall
Ways to volunteer at Hanbury Hall
From bringing the house to life for our visitors as they discover more about Hanbury Hall’s past, to maintaining the Formal Garden to keep it beautiful for years to come, there’s a lot to get involved in as a volunteer.
We're currently recruiting for the following roles -
Hosts give visitors to the Hall a warm welcome, bringing stories from Hanbury Hall to life and helping people get the best out of their day.
Other ways to get involved
As well as regular volunteering there are also opportunities to get involved through work experience and Duke of Edinburgh Awards. Please get in touch with Amy French email@example.com for work experience enquiries and Tanya Kirk firstname.lastname@example.org for Duke of Edinburgh enquiries.
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.
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.
The Vernon family built Hanbury Hall in 1701, but as fashions changed, so did the 18th-century hall and gardens. Discover the history behind Hanbury’s evolution here.
Enjoy winter around the gardens and parkland at Hanbury Hall. From the Walled Garden to Kytes Orchard and beyond, the outdoors at Hanbury look beautiful throughout the year.