Welcome. What a fabulous time it is to be thinking about joining us.

At a time when we are changing significantly it’s important that we recruit people with a passion and enthusiasm for what we do and what we want to achieve.

At Lakeland Arts, we come from all walks of life and backgrounds, but we have one thing in common: connecting people with outstanding art and heritage in our breath-taking world-class cultural landscape.

More than this, when you join us, you can expect to work in some of the most beautiful buildings, venues and locations in the Lake District and you can expect to feel valued and have a real sense of pride in the job you do, every single day.

We have all sorts of roles within the organisation so explore the exciting opportunities on offer and get that application started today.

Our team are here to help. If you’d like to know more about working with us, or you’d like information about a specific job, get in touch at or even better, come and talk to us!

If you haven’t already done so, take a moment to explore our website to learn more about who we are and what we do.

Get an insight into what it is like working at Lakeland Arts by watching the short video below.

How to apply for a job vacancy

Application forms

Applicants must complete an application form in Word or PDF format. You may attach a cover letter but please don’t send photographs.

Download Word Application Form or PDF Application Form

Your application must tell us how you meet the essential qualification, experience, skills and qualities outlined in the Person Specification – we’ll assess how you meet them through the application form and interview. If you are selected for interview, we may ask you to prepare a presentation or take part in a skills test.

Deadline for receipt of applications

All vacancies close at 9am unless otherwise stated. Any forms received after this time will not be processed. Please send your completed application form by one of the following methods:

By email: (no larger than 10MB).

By post: HR Manager, Lakeland Arts, Blackwell, Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3JT

Acknowledgement of receipt

Email applications will be acknowledged upon receipt. Applications received on a weekend will be acknowledged the following week.