Sutton House, National Trust
The National Trust exists for the purpose of promoting the permanent preservation for the benefit of the nation of lands, and buildings, of beauty or historic interest and lands for the preservation so far as practical of their natural aspect features and animal and plant life.
ABOUT US: 

Built in 1535, Sutton House has a rich and colourful history, having been a home to figures such as Sir Ralph Sadleir, councillor to King Henry VIII, to punk-rock squatters in the 80s. Since becoming a National Trust property, visitors have been able to learn about this iconic part of Hackney’s history and the house has become a community hub for local residents.   

WHY OUR WORK MATTERS: 

The National Trust is proud of what has been achieved over the last 126 years and is determined to maintain those high standards of conservation, stewardship and curatorial care for which it has been recognised throughout the world.

 

Sutton House is a cornerstone of the Hackney community, running groups, concerts and events throughout the year to bring the community together.

OUR VALUES: 
Community
Inclusivity
Education
THINGS WE ARE PROUD OF: 
'Young at Heart' over 55 group
Place for all of Hackney community to enjoy
The National Trust has been preserving British history for 126 years

Our Opportunities

 
Marketing and Communications Volunteer
Sutton House, National Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Marketing and Communications Volunteer
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts, Culture

Can you tell a compelling story in an unfolding Twitter thread? Can you paint a beautiful blackboard that gives a clear message to our visitors? Can you create engaging photos or videos about Sutton House, to share on social media?

 
Fix it volunteers
Sutton House, National Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Fix it volunteers
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts, Culture

Do you have DIY skills, an interest in history or a passion for your local community? Whether you have years of experience or want to try something brand new, we will have an opportunity to suit you.

 
Conservation volunteers
Sutton House, National Trust
Min. 0 Weeks Minimum weeks
London, United Kingdom
Conservation volunteers
Volunteering
Volunteer
Arts, Culture

Do you have DIY skills, an interest in history or a passion for your local community? Whether you have years of experience or want to try something brand new, we will have an opportunity to suit you.