Join our team

Do you fancy being a part of one of the nation’s best-loved visitor attractions?

Bamburgh Castle is proud to be one of Britain’s finest castles. Privately owned by the Armstrong family, Bamburgh Castle is a world-class visitor destination attracting over 200,000 people each year. We are one of north east England’s most spectacular wedding venues and run a wide range of events throughout the year.

It’s not every day an opportunity arises to work in one of Britain’s most iconic venues. We are looking for the following people to join our gold-award winning team…



  • Visitor Welcome Assistants (full-time)

Do you have a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and a keen interest in local history? This job could be for you! As a Visitor Welcome Assistant, you will give a warm welcome to all of our visitors as well as be flexible in your role to cover Ticket Office as well as Guiding positions when needed. Full training will be provided. If you would like more information, please email :


  • Shop Assistants (part-time)

As a Shop Assistant, you will be working in a small team to ensure the highest level of customer service is delivered to all of our visitors who visit our Gift Shop. You will also ensure that the shop always ‘looks its best’ by maintaining shelf stock levels, tidiness, unpacking orders and helping to come up with fresh ideas. Full till and floor training will be provided. Experience in retail is not essential but would be preferable. If you would like more information on this role, please email :


Both of the above roles will include weekend working. We are open all year round 7 days a week from February – December and weekends only in January.


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