The Manor House has now reopened! Come and explore the new storytelling of 1,000 years of history.

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Working at Cogges

The fantastic team helps to keep our doors open to the community. Cogges is a charitable trust, and everything we do is to help people learn more about the Cotwold’s past heritage and the natural world.  You can help support this by becoming a member of staff, a volunteer or a trustee. 

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Do you have time to spare? Have you thought about volunteering? Get involved with the local community and join the volunteer team at Cogges. Our team of 250 volunteers help to keep Cogges running and open to the public. 

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Become a Trustee

The Cogges Heritage Trust provides the staff at Cogges with support and expertise, as well as working on long-term improvements, projects and fundraising initiatives to fund developmental learning programmes and refurbishment projects.

The Board of Trustees is made up of people representing different communities and offering a broad range of skills. 

Staff and volunteer benefits

  • Flexible hours and remote working when applicable. 
  • Professional development training and upskilling within your role.
  • Expertise and support from our trustees and skill-sharing among volunteers.
  • Discount to the shop and Cogges Kitchen cafe plus selected events.
  • Regular social events and a sense of community. 
  • Wellbeing with 17 acres of outdoor space for walking and excercise.
  • Volunteer staff room for tea breaks - tea, coffee and biscuits provided.