Work with us

Interesting and challenging roles in a unique working environment

We know that people are the key to our success, so we aim to recruit, retain, develop and motivate the very best. If you feel you are up to the challenge we would love to hear from you!’

Graham Josephs, HR Director

Current Vacancies

Historic Royal Palaces has exciting opportunities for the right candidate.

Skills and qualities we look for View our current vacancies

Who we are and what we do

Our aim is to help everyone explore the story of how monarchs and people have shaped society, in some of the greatest palaces ever built.

About Historic Royal Palaces

It’s inspiring to work with other staff who are so passionate and dedicated to the charitable cause of HRP.

Lai-Yee Goo, Senior Auditor

What we offer

Historic Royal Palaces is a great place to work, and we are committed to making it even better.

We offer an excellent pay and benefits package as well promoting health and wellbeing through a variety of initiatives.

Reasons to work for Historic Royal Palaces

Working environment

It takes a huge team of people with wide-ranging skills to look after and manage our magnificent palaces. Here are just a sample of the exciting roles that make it all possible.

Find out what it's like to work here

It’s a rare experience to work somewhere in which a building’s art, architecture, history and political significance carry such a degree of importance to the nation.

Emily Thorne, Visitor Services Assistant

Learning and Growth

As an 'Investor in People', we recognise that our employees are key to our success.

We want you to improve and develop whilst with Historic Royal Palaces. We do this so that you can really fulfil your potential and enjoy what you do.

Development opportunities

Apprentices, interns and work experience

Learn from the experts and gain some real experience at one of our amazing palaces.

We offer a range of opportunities that provide valuable experience and a chance to develop knowledge and skill in a real and exciting working environment.

Learn on the job

Volunteers

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways, from helping to welcome our visitors to supporting our learning and engagement team with family learning activities.

Volunteer with us and be part of something great

Working in the palaces provides a completely different atmosphere than working on the high street or in an office.

Chloe O’Hara, Site Facilitator

Contact Us

General enquiries: recruitment@hrp.org.uk 

Volunteer enquiries: volunteers@hrp.org.uk 

Apprenticeships and interns: appsinterns@hrp.org.uk