Cafe Manager  – full time, from £18,000 p.a.

Do you have what it takes to run and grow our busy cafe at Wentworth Castle Gardens?  If you are passionate about food, hard working and have at least 2 years experience of leading a cafe team, we would love to hear from you. Applications should be emailed to Julie Barklam.  Closing date:  Friday 29th January 201Cafe image6, 5pm

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Cafe Team Members  – various roles

We are recruiting Cafe team members  for our busy Visitor Centre cafe ready for the new season ahead . Various roles available. Please write in with your CV including experience and availability. Full, part time and weekend roles available. Please note all staff must be available to work weekends, Bank Holidays anLinda in cafed some evenings.

Please send us your CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to work at Wentworth Castle Gardens and what experience you can bring to our cafe.

By post to Julie Barklam, Wentworth Castle Gardens, Lowe Lane, Barnsley S75 3ET or by email to:

Volunteers needed!

Volunteers help us in all areas of our work – in the Gardens, Parkland, in the Office and in the Long Barn Visitor Centre. Volunteers are different ages and come from all walks of life.  Some volunteer a little, some a lot and all are welcome.

For more information about volunteer opportunities, please contact our Learning and Community Education Officer on 01226 776040 or email

Volunteers often take on the following kinds of roles:

  • Volunteer Rangers to help patrol the 500 acre Parkland
  • Volunteer buggy drivers to help less able visitors enjoy our hilly Gardens.
  • Gardens and Parkland volunteers to help with conservation and gardening tasksOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  • Garden ambassadors, to help care for our restored conservatory
  • Office volunteers, to help provide office cover with our admin team
  • Volunteers to help in the shop and cafe and at admissions
  • Events stewards and house tour guides.
  • Archive research

If you think that could be you, please do get in touch.  No particular skills or experience are required, just a willingness to pitch in and help!

You can also visit our Support Us pages for further information about volunteering at Wentworth Castle Gardens and our Friends Association.