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Working at Shuttleworth

Preserving our heritage and contributing to our future is at the heart of everything we do.

From world class engineering to wedding planning and everything in between, we offer a diverse range of exciting career opportunities and the chance to work in a beautiful and buzzing environment.

Admire the House and wonder what it would have been like to live there, enjoy a tranquil stroll in the Swiss Garden during your break, and watch the array of aircrafts, buses and vehicles from our working collection come to life at any opportunity.

Our Employee Benefits Aircraft engineers outside

  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company discounts
  • Complimentary access for family
  • Company sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension, financial planning and advice
  • Regular social events
  • Uniform
  • Discounts on wedding and celebration packages
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What is it like to work at Shuttleworth?

"Every day and every season is different, making it a really interesting place to work!"

Current Opportunities

Seasonal Cleaner

Our cleaning team go above and beyond to ensure our visitors have a comfortable experience. As we begin to open up more and move into the holidays, we need some extra support to help us keep on top of our busy areas such as the Cafe and seating areas.

You should have

  • Driving license
  • Experience in a similar position
  • Flexibility to work weekends and different days each week according to a rota

Please apply with your CV and a covering letter to jobs@shuttleworth.org 

Collections Marketing & Media Content Producer – £24,000 (Full time, includes weekends)

Do you have a keen interest in Heritage aviation, automotive or agriculture, and is your background in marketing or social media?

As a Marketing & Media Content coordinator for the Collections, you will deliver the marketing strategy for the visitor attraction for general and specialist Collection audiences. The Collection significance and therefore the focus of the role is 65% aviation, 25% automotive and 10% agricultural.

You will develop and feed the PR, web and social media output from the Shuttleworth Trust and uphold and advocate for the Shuttleworth brand and visual style guide.

You will need to have:

  • Driving license
  • Preferably a relevant qualification in marketing, aviation or industrial history
  • Experience in a marketing or social media focused role
  • Working knowledge of the key subject
  • Good verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Video Editing skills
  • Computer literate and proficient in the use of Microsoft, Adobe

Download the full job description here. Apply with your CV and covering letter to jobs@shuttleworth.org

Volunteering at Shuttleworth

Some of the things we achieve wouldn’t be possible without our volunteers, they are an integral part of the Trust. We value our volunteers and aim to offer an experience that is fulfilling and rewarding.

In exchange for your support as a volunteer, you will benefit from

  • Training
  • Free refreshments
  • Meeting likeminded people
  • Social interaction
  • Company discounts
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Complimentary event tickets
  • Annual thank you and social events

You can access a wider range of benefits by signing up with our friends groups.

Volunteering Opportunities

Shuttleworth Tour Guide

Do you enjoy engaging with a group? Do you want to champion the story of the Shuttleworth’s and educate others on the significance of our site and collection? This opportunity could suit you.

Click here for the role description. You can register your interest by emailing volunteering@shuttleworth.org 

Our Principles

We treat each other with kindness and respect

We make everyone welcome

We learn from our mistakes and bounce back when things go wrong

We equip and support our teams with modern day business skills 

We embrace commercial success in a way that respects our past traditions

We educate by telling stories and providing experiences

We preserve our unique heritage and keep it in working order