Alnwick Castle is one of the most iconic castles in Britain. It's also one of the most popular visitor attractions in the North East of England. Every year thousands of people from around the world come to the Castle. Whether to learn more about its history, explore its film and TV connections or to simply have fun, when people visit we want them to have the best day possible.

To make this happen, we look to recruit individuals who share our enthusiasm for Alnwick Castle and can pass that enthusiasm onto our many visitors. Alnwick Castle's staff are one big team; every member of staff is valued and plays an important part in ensuring visitors have the great experience they expect.

The friendly welcome, the fascinating history, and the amazing food; the interactive learning, the story telling and the clean facilities. It's all important, it all contributes to the great visitor experience, and we want to recruit people who can help us achieve it.


Please see our current vacancies below:


 

FILM TOUR GUIDES (occasional weekends and school holidays)


Alnwick Castle's 'On Location' film tours, showing visitors how the Castle has been used on screen, are one of our most popular activities. If you enjoy watching, learning and talking about film and television, sharing your enthusiasm with people of all ages and backgrounds, a role as a Film Tour Guide at Alnwick Castle is well suited for you.

The ability to retain knowledge and information about the Castle's film history, and to communicate it in a clear, friendly and accessible way, is essential. You will need a strong and confident voice, as you will conduct multiple tours each day. Harry Potter fandom may be beneficial!

This role will be for weekends throughout Alnwick Castle's opening season as well as school holiday periods. Availability throughout our opening season is preferred.

If you would like to download an application form, please click here.

If you would like to read a full job description, please click here.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@alnwickcastle.com or send it to Susan Richardson, Alnwick Castle Recruitment, Alnwick Castle NE66 1NQ.

CLEANING OPERATIVES


Alnwick Castle is now recruiting for seasonal Cleaning Operatives. Duties will include cleaning across the Castle site and in several offices, emptying bins, and ensuring the Castle grounds are kept litter free at all times. Ensuring items from our dedicated recycling bins are separated and recycled accordingly is essential.

You must be flexible and well-presented, and will be required to work split shifts - mornings, afternoons, and the occasional evening. Weekend working is essential. A successful candidate will demonstrate recent experience as a Cleaning Operative, and some knowledge of various cleaning equipment. Some heavy lifting may be required.

If you would like to download an application form, please click here.

If you would like to read a full job description, please click here.

Please return your completed application form to recruitment@alnwickcastle.com or send it to Susan Richardson, Alnwick Castle Recruitment, Alnwick Castle NE66 1NQ.

Alnwick Castle strictly prohibits the use of modern slavery and human trafficking in our operations and supply chain. We have and will continue to be committed to implementing systems and controls aimed at ensuring that modern slavery is not taking place anywhere within our organisation or in any of our supply chains. For more information or to view our policy documents please click here.