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.

Seasonal Groundsperson

A vacancy has arisen for a Seasonal Groundsperson on the Bolton Abbey Estate. Work involves border maintenance, grass cutting, strimming & general upkeep of the gardens.

Applicants will ideally be semi-qualified gardeners committed to working hard within a team, maintaining the high standards required at the Bolton Abbey Estate. Applicants must hold a driving license.

The role is seasonal working Mon to Fri 7.30am - 4.30pm between April & October.

To apply please email your CV to

Closing date 10th April 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

Casual Cleaner/Housekeeper

Casual Cleaner/Housekeeper required for Bolton Hall. You will work as part of the Duke & Duchesses private staff and you duties will include:

• Cleaning

• Changing/making beds

• Some kitchen work

• General domestic duties

If you would like to apply please contact Jo Hamilton

Casual Kitchen Porter

We have a vacancy within our private domestic team at Bolton Hall for a casual kitchen porter. No experience is required however, it would be preferred.

Duties include:

• To clean all kitchen and food preparation areas.

• To wash crockery and cutlery.

• To empty bins.

• To ensure the bin area is safe and clean.

• To deep clean the kitchen and equipment including ovens, microwaves etc.

If you would like to apply, please contact Jo Hamilton.