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General Assistant High Force

This role has been created to assist managers of Raby Estates to ensure a smooth-running service for Lord and Lady Barnard and their family, the CEO, those working for and with the Estate and the general public visiting and the Castle, Raby Park and High Force Waterfall. It is a different and varied role and relies on enthusiastic, friendly, honest individuals who pride themselves on good customer service and displaying Raby to its best advantage. Flexible working hours may be required which could include weekends, events happening out of normal business hours and preparing for special events.

As part of our visitor attraction, working hours will predominantly be 9-5 but will include weekends, bank holidays and school holidays, which are our busiest times.

Please find the Job Description to download below. If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Departmen tearooms@rabycastle.com.


Or post to
Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department Raby Estate Office, 3 Office Square, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3NF

Retail Supervisor

As part of the development of the visitor experience, we are seeking an experienced retail supervisor who can work proactively, with minimum support, handling the buying, merchandising and sales duties in the Estate Shop at Raby Castle which sells gifts, homewares and food items. There is a huge opportunity to develop this offer further and link the retail journey to the wider estate portfolio.

As part of our visitor attraction, working hours will predominantly be 9-5 but will include weekends, bank holidays and school holidays, which are our busiest times.

Please find the Job Description to download below. If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department tearooms@rabycastle.com.


Or post to
Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department Raby Estate Office, 3 Office Square, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3NF

Property Data Administrator

As part of the development and upgrading of the infrastructure across Raby, we are looking for a Property Data Administrator who will be based in the Raby Estate Office over the next 9 months and be responsible for inputting and transferring data across to the new property management system which is under installation.

We expect to have the new system up and running estate wide by March 31st 2019, so both an administrative background and preferably experience in the property sector would be desirable. The job requires attention to detail and good customer service skills and the successful applicant will be dealing with managers, employees, tenants and suppliers across the Estate.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please find the Job Description and Application form links below to download. Applications require a CV and a cover letter and can be sent to:

reception@rabycastle.com


Or post to
Judith Burt, Raby Estates Office, 3 Office Square, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3NF

Application Closing Date: Friday 22nd June 2018


Food & Beverage Assistants

As part of the development of the visitor experience, we are looking for enthusiastic outgoing individuals, with great customer service skills to join our team at Raby Castle & High Force.

The hours will include weekends, bank holidays and school holidays so we are looking for flexible and reliable people. Food Hygiene Level 2 and some previous experience would be an advantage.

Please find the Job Description to download below. If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department tearooms@rabycastle.com.


Or post to
Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department Raby Estate Office, 3 Office Square, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3NF

Retail Assistants

As part of the development of the visitor experience, we are looking for enthusiastic outgoing individuals, with great customer service skills to join our team at Raby Castle & High Force.

The hours will include weekends, bank holidays and school holidays so we are looking for flexible and reliable people. Previous retail experience would be an advantage.

Please find the Job Description to download below. If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department tearooms@rabycastle.com.


Or post to
Claire Jones, Head of Leisure Department Raby Estate Office, 3 Office Square, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3NF

Volunteer at Raby Castle

Volunteer Stewards play a crucial role in helping to open Raby Castle to more visitors.

This is an exciting role if you like talking to people, want to meet new people and want to gain new skills.

Excellent customer service is at the heart of what we do, and our Volunteer Stewards help our visitors to discover more about Raby Castle and leave them feeling inspired. You will be key in imparting a welcoming presence and enhancing security alongside acting as a friendly source of information in the Castle's public rooms.

You will work alongside the wider Visitor Services team to ensure the visitor experience meets our high standards; you will also be on hand to assist visitors throughout their visit, engaging visitors and supporting the Visitor Services team in the day to day running of Raby Castle.

If you are interested in volunteering at Raby Castle, please download an application form below and email it to:

custodian@rabycastle.com


Or post to
Raby Castle, Staindrop, Darlington, Co. Durham, DL2 3AH

or call 01833 660202 for further information