Volunteer with us and become part of history

Volunteer with us and become part of history


Would you like to spend more time at The Bishop’s Palace and support the important work that we do here? We would like to welcome 15 new volunteers to our friendly team, ready for Spring 2019. We offer a comprehensive induction, ongoing training, travel expenses and social events.

Become part of this unique place and help others to enjoy it too.

You can download an application form and role description from here or call in to collect a pack from our shop.

Contact Siobhan Goodwin, Volunteer Co-Ordinator on 01749 988111  ext 202 to discuss.

Scroll down for details of current unpaid opportunities.

Information for Visitor Operations and Services Volunteer roles* 

We aim to conduct informal interviews for these roles w/c 4th March.

Induction & safeguarding training for both roles will take place on Tues 12th March 12:30pm-4pm

Visitor Operations Volunteer Training will take place on Wed 20th March 10:30-12:30 and Visitor Services Volunteer Training will take place on Mon 1st April 10-11am. Please let us know asap if you are unable to make the training - contact [email protected] with any questions 

*details do not apply to the Intern role.

Current Positions


  • Visitor Operations Assistant Intern

      Application Closing date:  30th June 2020

  • Visitor Operations Volunteer

      Application Closing date:  20th February 2019

  • Visitor Services Volunteer

      Application Closing date:  20th February 2019