Careers at Dartington

Dartington isn't just an amazing place to work...

…it’s a charity and visitor destination that aims to bring together people and ideas to become a testbed and model for a sustainable society.

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Current opportunities

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Research Assistant

Research Assistant

We have a vacancy for a Research Assistant to support primary research and evaluation activities across the children’s and adult’s social care sectors, helping with the organisation of data collection and analysis across a national portfolio of evaluations and projects.

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The Green Table Sous Chef

The Green Table Sous Chef

Are you a chef who wants to create your mark on the local scene? Are you passionate about the farm-to-fork movement? Did you get into catering for the love of food? Then we have the job for you.

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Café Chef

Café Chef

Are you a chef who swoons at the sight of Swiss Chard? Does well-cured bacon make your heart beat faster? Are you ready for a job that is demanding, creative, and rewarding? Then we have the job for you.

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Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your skills and experience whilst working in beautiful surroundings? We want to help people get their working lives started well and have developed an internship scheme to support this.

Image from a Summer School & Festival course. Photo credit: Kate Mount

Our partners

The Dartington estate is home to a wide range of diverse businesses. From time to time, we’ll list job opportunities from those businesses on this page. If you’re based in Dartington and want to advertise your role here, please contact us at

Bank Staff

We are always looking for staff to work with us on an ad-hoc basis.


Would you like to support a local charity with an international reputation and make a positive contribution to your local community? At Dartington, there are many opportunities to make a difference

Staff benefits

Our employees get to work in beautiful surroundings, and know that they are contributing to a social enterprise making a difference to many people’s lives. We offer some great staff benefits, including 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) free car parking, a stakeholder pension with Legal & General, childcare vouchers, discounts at The Shops at DartingtonDartington HallBarn Cinema and elsewhere, use of the open air pool in the summer months, and more.

Dartington’s Diversity Statement

To view Dartington’s Diversity Statement please click here.

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