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Volunteering Opportunities

New volunteers are always welcome!

If you are interested in volunteering opportunities at Bowes please complete the information application form below

  • Become part of our growing enthusiastic team
  • Help our visitors discover and enjoy our fantastic heritage site
  • Share your skills and learn new ones

Wood work, Blacksmithing, Restoration, Painting, Tour Guide and the Tearoom team are just a few of the things our volunteers help with.

Volunteer Application Form

Personal Details Record
Address History

Number of Years at this Address

We require 5 years address history

Marriage Details (If Applicable)
Emergency Contact Details
Criminal Convictions
Medical Information

Please attach 3 items of identification

Thank you for your interest

Please note that we cannot always guarantee a suitable role. Our insurance company require all volunteers to have a suitable DBS police check which we will apply for. Identification will only be required once a volunteer post has been confirmed. Your personal information will be kept private and confidential and not shared with any other party.