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Our latest vacancies can be found below.  If you have any questions about any of our vacancies, or would like an informal discussion about working at Castle Howard, please contact our HR department via email at  

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Volunteers – Gardens Team
Would you be willing to join a small but enthusiastic team of volunteers helping in the gardens and grounds of Castle Howard, one of the nation's most famous and impressive stately homes.

There is always a variety of things to do including planting, weeding, pruning, hoeing, edging and watering. We don't require a high level of skill or previous training, but we do need enthusiasm and a keenness to help and do a good job.

You will gain knowledge and experience while enjoying the wonderful surroundings and meeting people of similar interests.

Volunteers work with us across Monday to Friday.

If you are interested in being part of the gardening team, we would be keen to hear from you. Enquiries can be made to
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Closing Date: Mon 29th January 2018
Garden Centre Sales Assistant
Salary: Up to £7.50 per hour, 40 hrs per week including alternate weekends and bank holidays
We are currently recruiting a Garden Centre Sales Assistant to assist within the Garden Centre. The main duties will be to assist and serve customers, providing excellent customer service by going above and beyond expectations and managing stock, from morning set-up through to replenishment, re-ordering and receiving deliveries, maintaining the highest standards of visual merchandise.

It will include working outdoors, in all weathers, and a good level of fitness is essential due to the heavy lifting required.

A reasonable knowledge and passion for gardening is preferred but full training will be given.
Contact Information:

To apply please send a cover letter and CV outlining your relevant experience to our recruitment team at or alternatively by post to HR Department, Estate Office, Castle Howard, York YO60 7DA.

Closing date for applications is 29 January 2018, first interviews will be held week commencing 5 February 2018.

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