There are many opportunities to become involved at Bedwellty House and Park. Whatever your skills or interests, there is probably a volunteering role waiting just for you!
As a Bedwellty Volunteer, you will meet other interesting people and make new experiences in a fun, supportive environment. You can share the expertise that you have gained throughout your life, or gain confidence for getting back into work. Whether you are looking to learn new skills or whether you just want to help, as a Bedwellty Volunteer your contribution will make a real difference.
Reception/Front of House
We are looking for volunteers to join our Front of House team at the hub of Bedwellty House in its newly built Atrium. You will welcome visitors to the site, answer questions and help ensure that they have an enjoyable experience. From time to time we may also ask you to assist with general housekeeping duties and to answer phones.
If you are happy to learn more about the history of Bedwellty House and Park and share your enthusiasm for this great site with the public, then please contact us.
This position is ideal for anyone wanting to gain work experience in the heritage, tourism or retail industry.
As an event steward you will be a key member of our event team. You will help us with setting up event areas and managing visitors, and clearing up the site when the event is over. This role includes some light physical activiy. You will also need to be able to work under pressure and still maintain a friendly, positive attitude. If you enjoy working as part of a tight team, then this role is right for you.
This role is ideal for anyone wishing to gain work experience in event management and tourism.
We already have many bookings for wedding ceremonies and receptions at Bedwellty House and Park and as a wedding volunteer,
you will be part of the team that makes sure that every couple has an unforgettable experience with us. You will make sure that guests know where they're going when they arrive, you will answer their questions and let us know if there is anything amiss.
If you are positive, proactive and reliable, and enjoy ensuring that others have a great experience, then this is the volunteering role for you.
This position is ideal for anyone wanting to gain experience for the hospitality industry.
Do you want to be part of the team that establishes the first kitchen garden to have been restored in the UK in 200 years? Or do you want to help keep Georgian cascading ponds in great condition?
If so, then becoming a Bedwellty Gardening volunteer is your answer.
You will work alongside our gardeners to keep this historic park in great shape. We welcome both gardening wizards and novices!
There are tasks to match your physical abilities; all you need is the will to work outside.