Work experience & student volunteering

We offer placements to students studying relevant courses, enabling them to gain hands-on experience of working in heritage, horticulture or marketing.  

We are currently recruiting the following roles for 2020. All roles are unpaid voluntary placements. We are flexible with start dates and duration of placements. Please click the link to see the job description.

How to apply?

To apply for any of the above positions, please send a cover letter and your CV to Amy Evans, Visitor Experience Manager: In your cover letter, please state when you would be available to start. Please see individual job descriptions for expected duration of placements.


All applicants must be aged 16 or above.  For the Marketing Assistant placement, applicants must be aged 18 or above. 

Making an impact

Middleton Hall & Gardens is proud to have a legacy of past student and graduate volunteers who have gone on to achieve great things and found their time with us invaluable. Take a look at their testimonials to hear more about the time they spent at Middleton Hall and what they have gone on to do next.

George Hatton (Marketing Placement, Spring-Summer 2019)

Victoria Chadwick (Group Visit Coordinator Placement, Spring-Summer 2019)

Evey Burgess (Heritage Placement, Spring 2019)

Jess Hill (Heritage Placement, Summer 2018)

Tabitha Lambert-Bramwell (Heritage Placement, 2015-2019)