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Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies available with Fulham Palace Trust.

Collections and Research Officer
£14,000 pa (based on 0.5 FTE)

Fulham Palace is a truly remarkable place. For centuries, this Grade I Listed building situated in extensive grounds by the River Thames was the country residence of the Bishops of London. The Palace is now managed by the Fulham Palace Trust, which is inspired by a vision to restore our nationally significant historic buildings and gardens to their original beauty and to provide outstanding facilities for the local community and visitors from farther afield.

Fulham Palace Trust has just commenced a major restoration project, due for completion in May 2019. This will transform the gardens and Tudor quadrangle to their former glory and develop a new exhibition space to tell the fascinating stories of the Palace over its 10,000 year history. Alongside the capital works we have a lively activity programme, including volunteering, community archaeology and events for families and young people.

We are looking for an organised and methodical individual with good research skills, with a commitment to making collections accessible and communicating the history of the Palace to a range of individuals and organisations.

Interested candidates should read the Job Description below, download and complete the Application and Equal Opportunities forms, and return them to the Palace’s Business Support Officer via email by 9am Monday 28 January 2019.

Should you have any questions regarding the post, please contact us via email at admin@fulhampalace.org or telephone 020 7610 7169.

Interviews will take place on: Wednesday 6 February 2019.


Garden Apprentice (18 month contract)
£13,000 pa rising to the National Minimum Wage, currently £7.83 per hour after a year

Since 2011 a major restoration has been underway to revive the Fulham Palace grounds and garden. Now an established garden with a productive walled garden, planted borders and established trees the restoration continues to develop further areas. This includes developing the grounds to become a historically informed public garden, aiming to demonstrate high horticulture standards, expanding our botanical collections and continuing to working with volunteers.

This London based horticultural placement will provide a unique opportunity to be part of the Fulham Palace gardens team. The practical work will include continuing the horticultural production, maintenance and development of the Walled Garden and the entire Fulham Palace grounds.

The post-holder will be required to work closely with other members of the gardening team including permanent staff, other apprentices and garden volunteers. The Garden Apprentice will be required to undertake and attend a relevant part-time course in horticulture.

Interested candidates should read the Job Description below, download and complete the Application and Equal Opportunities forms, and return them to the Palace’s Business Support Officer via email by 9am Wednesday 30 January 2019.

Should you have any questions regarding the post, please contact us via email at admin@fulhampalace.org or telephone 020 7610 7169.

Interviews will take place on: Thursday 7 February 2019.

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We also have a range of volunteer opportunities available. Please click here to learn more about volunteering.

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