Visitor Experience & House Manager

We are recruiting for a new Visitor Experience and House Manager who will fulfill a key role in the staff team to deliver an innovative, unique, and high-quality visitor experience.

Duties will include:

  • managing daily on-site operations
  • assisting with planning and developing the public programme
  • working with the staff team on developing the retail offer, particularly the onsite shop
  • having responsibility for the opening and closing of the House and Visitor Centre and the safety of visitors
  • playing a key part in developing income-generating opportunities and contributing to developing income streams with a commercial focus whilst safeguarding the house’s integrity and visitor experience
  • managing the team of volunteers that are a critical part of the David Parr House staff group 

For full details of the role and the application process please download the PDF.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 9am on 17 June 2024.

Looking to volunteer in Cambridge? We’d love you to get involved.

Our volunteers provide excellent experiences for our visitors and are vital to every area of the organisation. Volunteers run tours, assist at workshops, carry out research, help with admin and recording, and more.         

You will be expected to be available to volunteer at least once a fortnight and be computer literate. Physical House Guides shoud be intending to live in Cambridge or its nearest villages for the next two years. Virtual house guides can be located anywhere!

If you think you would like to join our friendly team, send an email detailing any relevant experience to

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