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.


We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced General Manager to join our team at Johnstown Castle, Estate, Museum and Gardens, Wexford. He/she will be responsible for operating and developing a dynamic visitor attraction and delivering a high quality visitor experience while increasing visitor numbers and income.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd February 2019. Click here for the job description and to apply.

A number of other opportunities will be available in the coming weeks including a Head Gardener at Johnstown. More information to follow. If you are interested 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.