Working here

The Charterhouse is an almshouse and museum based near the Barbican, providing residential care to a community of elderly people since 1611.

Situated on 7 acres in central London, the majority of our buildings date back to the Tudor period, with elements of medieval, Victorian and more modern architecture. With links to some of the most famous people and periods throughout English history, this is an exciting time to join the organisation.

Job Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies:

Bank waiting Staff – Events Team

We require enthusiastic staff to join our small team working at the Charterhouse in Charterhouse Square, London.

Duties will include waiting and drinks service. You would be joining our bank of flexible staff.

Rate of Pay: £10.55ph.

For more information and to apply: Click here for Job Description

Please email the Events Manager:

Volunteering opportunities

We often have lots of exciting opportunities to volunteer at the Charterhouse for anyone aged 18 and over. If you’re looking to gain experience for your CV and develop new skills we may have an opportunity for you in our museum, learning, infirmary and gardening programmes.

Under 18s
Unfortunately at this time we cannot take any volunteers who are under 18 years of age. As an alternative, we do offer two student work experience placements per year, organised through our partners Inspire! We are unable to take any direct requests outside of this.

Community Engagement Volunteers

We are currently launching a new team of Community Engagement Volunteers who will be helping to support our new community engagement programme. The role will include brainstorming and preparing for sessions, assisting freelancers in the delivery of the sessions, and much more. A large portion of the work will be focussed around our Great Chamber as it undergoes its refurbishment, and helping connect it to the local community once it reopens.  This a brand new programme, and will give volunteers experience in helping to launch and grow a branch of public engagement. There will also be the chance to support Young Consultants in their project based work throughout this period.

For more details, please see the role description. If you are interested in applying, please fill in the attached Expression of Interest form and return it to





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