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Sandringham employs over 200 people who work across a wide range of areas and businesses on the Estate

There are many areas where vacancies may arise such as:

  • In Sandringham House, Gardens and Royal Park which have been open to the public since 1977.
  • Sandringham Courtyard with facilities Restaurant, Terrace Café and Shop which welcomes over 500,000 people a year.
  • Rural employment in business units, including 15 workshops, offices and factories.
  • Sandringham Sawmill, which converts timber grown on the Estate for retail.
  • Sandringham Apple Juice HQ which produces apple juice sold around the UK in farm shops, Waitrose and other fine food suppliers.

The latest vacancies will be advertised in the local press and relevant trade publications and will also be included below as they arise.

Specific enquiries should be addressed to The Agent and sent to the Estate Office, Sandringham, Norfolk, PE35 6EN.


Head Gardener

The Sandringham Estate is looking to recruit a working Head Gardener with exceptional skills and experience to manage Her Majesty The Queen’s Gardens at Sandringham House.

Set in the beautiful Norfolk countryside, just minutes from the North Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the gardens are nestled within the grounds and parkland of the 20,000 acre estate. They include formal gardens and lawns, a large glasshouse complex and an arboretum, of which some areas are open to the public.

The role involves leading an established and focused team on the day-to-day maintenance and management of the historic Sandringham House Gardens, as well as overseeing ad hoc gardening projects being undertaken on the Sandringham Estate.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience, with at least two in a supervisory role, coupled with a good understanding of horticultural principles and organic practices.

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual looking to further their horticultural career.

To apply, please send a C.V. and covering letter to:

Closing date: 17 September 2021