Working with us

The estate has a diverse range of jobs in both permanent and seasonal positions. The current vacancies listed are at Chatsworth, Bolton Abbey and other businesses within the Devonshire Group, please apply as indicated beneath each position.

Customer Service Assistant Ice Cream Kiosk


A vacancy has arisen for a Customer Service Assistant to work in our ice cream kiosk during the months April to September on the Bolton Abbey Estate. Work involves cash handling, stock replenishment and offering assistance and advice to our visitors.

Applicants need not have experience, however, must be hard working, personable and customer focused at all times.

The role is seasonal working Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Closing date 12th May 2017

For a copy of the full job description please contact Stacy Kenealy at stacy.kenealy@devonshirehotels.co.uk. If you wish to apply, please simply email your CV over.

For more information please view pdf

Visitor Welcome Assistant


A vacancy has arisen for a Visitor Welcome Assistant to work within our car park kiosks all year round on the Bolton Abbey Estate. Work involves cash handling, welcoming visitors, provision of information and offering assistance and advice to our visitors.

Applicants need not have experience, however, must be hard working, personable and customer focused at all times.

The role is permanent working Saturday.

Closing date 12th May 2017.

For a copy of the full job description please contact Stacy Kenealy at stacy.kenealy@devonshirehotels.co.uk. If you wish to apply, please simply email your CV over.

For more information please view pdf

Visitor Retail and Information Assistant


A vacancy has arisen for a Visitor Retail and Information Assistant to work within our busy shops all year round on the Bolton Abbey Estate. Work involves cash handling, stock replenishment and offering assistance and advice to our visitors.

Applicants need not have experience, however, must be hard working, personable and customer focused at all times.

The role is permanent working either Saturday or Sunday.

For more information please view pdf

Deputy Visitor Manager


Due to the ongoing expansion of our Tourism, Retail and Events Department, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Visitor Manager.

The successful candidate will be creative, dynamic, hardworking and hungry to learn. Previous experience within a similar role is desirable but not essential. However, strong organisational skills as well as a natural ability to get along with people is essential.

You will assist the Head of Tourism and Retail in the day to day running of a busy tourist attraction. This will involve a very hands on approach but will also involve some office based work. You will cover duty manager shifts and must be prepared to undertake any first aid training that is required.

For a copy of the full job description please contact Stacy Kenealy at stacy.kenealy@devonshirehotels.co.uk.
If you wish to apply, please simply email your CV over.

For more information please view pdf

The closing date for this post is 12th May 2017.

Retail and Information Assistant


We are seeking a friendly and enthusiastic individual to join our team. Working in the Cavendish Shop the role will involve welcoming visitors to the shop and the Estate. This is a permanent position working Saturday and or Sunday throughout the year.

For more information please view pdf

If you would like to apply please forward a copy of your CV and covering letter to hr@boltonabbey.com