The Irish Heritage Trust has a lively and dynamic group of paid staff and volunteers. Did you know that some of our staff started off as volunteers?

There is always an opportunity to get involved at any of our properties through volunteering.

Find out more.


Fota House & Gardens, Cork

We’re hiring! We are looking for a Maintenance & Facilities Assistant (part-time) at Fota House, Cork. Click here for more information and to apply. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 1st May.

Johnstown Castle, Estate, Museum and Gardens, Wexford

Job opportunities at Johnstown Castle, Estate, Museum and Gardens Wexford will be available in the coming months. More information to follow. In the meantime, if you have any queries please email


Board of Trustees

The Trust is always looking for new volunteer Board Members to help deliver the strategic objectives of the organisation. The skills required vary depending on the composition of the board at the time and this is reviewed annually by the Board. The general process of appointment is set out in the attached document.