Work for us

The North Craven Building Preservation Trust has a small but enthusiastic team of staff and volunteers. Vacancies arise from time to time and we are keen to hear from you if you are interested in working for us.

Our Values and Behaviours are at the heart of everything we do. They form the culture of our organisation.


Current Vacancies


Museum of North Craven Life:

We have no vacancies at present, but we continue to need new volunteers. Please contact us if you are interested.


The Folly Coffee House:

Coffee House Assistant Manager

We offer an opportunity to join our award winning, friendly team as an assistant manager. The role is full time (37.5 hours a week) and includes weekend work. Duties include supervising day-to-day tasks, administrative work, kitchen work and front of house. For more information, including job advert, role description and how to apply, please download the application pack..

To arrange an informal conversation about the role please contact Victoria on

Applications close at 9am on Friday 26th April.

Front of House (3 days over 7)

We offer an opportunity to join our friendly team as a new front of house staff member on a permanent contract for 20 hours per week. Proceeds from our licensed Coffee House support the charity that runs the Museum of North Craven Life in our superb Grade I listed building.

This position is available immediately for a person over 18; experience in a similar role in hospitality is preferred, but not essential as training will be given.

Our opening hours are normally 10am to 4pm, seven days a week.

The successful candidate will work 3 days out of 7 to include at least one weekend day, with one weekend free in 4.

Other benefits include:

  • A free meal and drink on every shift
  • 10% discount in the Coffee House and the Museum Shop
  • Opportunities for growth and progression with training available.

Come and join our friendly Folly family! 

Please contact the Coffee House Manager, Victoria Murray on 01729 825185 or email for more information.