The Estate is seeking a recently qualified Building Surveyor to assist the Head of Building Services in all aspects of managing property and estate maintenance, including all commercial and residential properties, new capital development projects and Burghley House itself and its surrounding heritage buildings.
The role will be very varied and offer a raft of challenges and experience. Example day to day responsibilities will include:
Key skills required
Please submit your application, including CV and covering letter together with your salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are recruiting for a Business Administration Apprentice to work in the Burghley Estate Office in Stamford. It is an Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship (A-Level equivalent) starting in September 2021.
The Apprentice will assist in providing admin and data entry support to teams across the Estate, including the Burghley Estate Office, Gardens and Burghley Park Golf Club departments.
Duties may include:
We are looking for someone with strong IT skills, accuracy and attention to detail and good organisation skills. Someone who is personable and confident with others, has a curious mind and who can work on their own initiative (following initial guidance, and support will always be available!)
Please apply via the following link:
If you have any questions, or would like any further information, please contact email@example.com
An exciting vacancy has arisen for a Senior Gardener to join the Gardens team at Burghley House. You will join a group of highly motivated, passionate, and driven gardeners working collectively to manage and develop this beautiful garden and ancient landscape to the very highest standards.
The gardens at Burghley span approximately 45 acres encompassing a wide range of garden styles, both formal and informal, all set in a magnificent Capability Brown landscape. Much of the gardens are open to the public for 8 months of the year and include a fascinating water garden, large areas of herbaceous planting, arboretum and sculpture gardens, cut flowers, stream and rock gardens. Other areas showcase large rose beds, woodland and wildflower planting, topiary, and formal lawns. The gardens at Burghley are rapidly developing with a clear aspiration to stand alongside the best gardens in the UK.
We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, pro-active Senior Gardener to join the garden’s management team, supervising staff and volunteers and to play a key role in ensuring that the grounds and gardens are maintained to the highest standard throughout the year.
Skills, knowledge and experience
The working hours are Monday to Thursday 8am - 4.30pm and Friday 8am - 3.30pm. Weekend duties are also undertaken on a rota basis.
Please send your CV and cover letter, including salary expectations, to firstname.lastname@example.org
Minimum of 30 hours per week, although can vary based on events and functions.
We are looking for a flexible, adaptable and enthusiastic Chef / Cook to join our team at Burghley Park Golf Club.
Candidates will need to be able to work off own initiative. This role includes the preparation, cooking of meals, and serving food.
Experience in using tills desirable.
You will also cover for the Chef on their days off and when on holiday, as well as additional support as required for functions. Previous Chef/Cooking experience is essential.
Hourly rate £9-11.50/hour dependent on experience.
If this role is of interest, please submit your CV to email@example.com
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