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A private estate established in 1337 which funds the public, charitable and private activities of the Prince of Wales and his family.

Careers With The Duchy

To meet our ambitious vision for the Duchy of Cornwall, we know that we need a team of high quality, committed and innovative employees, who in turn we will develop, support, motivate and reward, enabling them to grow and excel in their roles. We aim to recruit the very best staff with a mix of backgrounds, skills & experiences and have an ambition to be an excellent place to work.

If you are interested in joining us, please see our current vacancies below:

 Building Surveying Team Administrator - Cornwall









 Part time, 21 hours -  salary £20,000 -£24,000 (pro rata) dependent on experience plus benefits

A vacancy has arisen for an experienced part time administrator. The role involves providing secretarial and administrative support to the Building Surveying Department at the Western District office, based in Lostwithiel, from where the Duchy’s rural property portfolio in Cornwall and Devon are managed.

You will have previous experience working as PA/Administrator and have strong IT skills particularly in MS Office. Knowledge of property management is desired but not essential.

For more information please click here.

To apply please send your cv to

Closing date 26 November 2018

Applications should be submitted to
If you do not hear from us within 14 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note that we only provide feedback to shortlist candidates.


Speculative applications

Unfortunately we cannot accept speculative applications or hold CVs on file but we would encourage you to regularly check this page for new opportunities.


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The Duke of Cornwall

The Duke of Cornwall

The Duchy of Cornwall is a private estate established by Edward III in 1337 to provide independence to his son and heir, Prince Edward.

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The Duchess of Cornwall

The Duchess of Cornwall

The Duchess of Cornwall supports her husband, The Prince of Wales, in carrying out his work and duties as Heir to The Throne and Duke of Cornwall.

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History of the Duchy

History of the Duchy

The Duchy was created in 1337 by Edward III for his son and heir, Prince Edward. A charter ruled that each future Duke of Cornwall would be the eldest surviving son of the Monarch and the heir to the throne.

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