Calling All Animal Enthusiasts! Join Our Vibrant Team at Newbridge House & Farm!

Do you have a passion for Irish history and a soft spot for furry (or feathered) friends? Do you thrive in a collaborative environment and enjoy sharing your knowledge with others?

Newbridge House & Farm is seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Tour Guide to join our small close-knit team!


  • Captivate visitors with engaging and informative tours of the historic Newbridge House, weaving tales of its past residents and architectural significance.
  • Transform into a farmhand extraordinaire! Lead birthday party groups on exciting farm adventures, introducing them to our fascinating animal residents. It is so much fun but also a big responsibility!
  • Spark curiosity in young minds! Lead interactive educational tours for school groups, connecting them to Irish history.
  • Assist with administrative tasks and retail support from time to time.
  • Be a team player! Collaborate effectively with colleagues to create a memorable and enriching experience for all our visitors.

You’re a Perfect Fit if You:

  • Hail from the Fingal area and possess a deep appreciation for local history.
  • Have a genuine love for animals and a passion for sharing their stories.
  • Are a clear and engaging communicator with a knack for captivating audiences of all ages.
  • Thrive in a rural environment and possess excellent organizational skills.
  • Are a team player who enjoys rolling up their sleeves and getting involved.
  • Are eager to learn and hit the ground running from day one!

Why apply? :

  • Be part of a dynamic but small team at a beautiful historical estate.
  • Gain valuable experience in the tourism industry.
  • Contribute to fostering a love of history and nature in others.
  • Work in a fun and rewarding environment surrounded by fascinating history and the most adorable animals!

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Animal Handling Experience: Experience handling animals safely and confidently is a plus.
  • First Aid Certification: Possessing basic first aid knowledge would be helpful but not essential.
  • Educational Background in Agriculture: Having a degree or diploma in agriculture or tourism or a related field beneficial, but not a prerequisite. Genuine enthusiasm for animals, and nature is crucial.
  • Storytelling Skills: The ability to weave interesting stories about the farm, its history, and the animals into your tours will really enhance the visitor experience.

If this sounds like your dream job, we want to hear from you!

Send your CV and Cover Letter at:


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Offering cardholders unlimited access to Malahide Castle and Gardens (including the Butterfly House and Fairy Trail), Newbridge House and Farm and The Casino Model Railway Museum</strong, our new Annual Membership Pass makes light work of great days out for all the family!