As a charity, we rely on a dedicated team of volunteers to support everything The Sherborne offers.

Volunteers offer a valuable service behind the scenes and directly to visitors.

With your support, we can be open to the public, from galleries to gardens.

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No experience necessary

Why Volunteer?

Volunteering is enormously rewarding. It offers new skills, connects you to your local community and builds excellent friendships.

Volunteering with us doesn’t have to be a long-term commitment or take a huge amount of time. We want it to be fun and beneficial, and plenty of roles are available to suit your interests, personality and skills.

Volunteer Opportunities

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Gallery Team

From installing touring exhibitions and hanging art to stewarding spaces and guiding visitors, our Gallery team are on the front line of bringing our cultural offer to life to ensure a seamless experience.

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Garden Team

As a valued part of the workforce, you will help the team maintain the gardens and grounds for everyone to enjoy.


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Events Team

Our volunteers play a vital role in making our events a success.

They assist the team in delivering the best possible visitor experience.


is for everyone

If you are interested in volunteering at an event, in the galleries, or in the gardens, please let us know, and our friendly team will contact you.

Volunteering is for everyone – apply today and be part of the newest chapter of Sherborne House.

Apply today