Working for Lundy

Pre-Employment Checks

Pre-employment checks apply to all applicants regardless of the vacancy for which they are applying and must be carried out before any offer of employment is made.

Identity and Right to Work in the UK

As part of the recruitment and selection process all applicants will be required to produce verification documentation at the time of their interview. This is to ensure that the individual’s identity is verified and that they have the right to work in the UK. Candidates will be asked to produce the following pieces of original identification documentation:
• A Passport – in date – showing the holder is a British citizen or a citizen of the UK and Colonies having the right of abode in the UK.
• A full birth or adoption certificate issued in the UK, which includes the name(s) of at least one of the applicant’s parents AND an official document giving the person’s permanent National Insurance number and their name issued by a Government agency (eg HMRC, Department for Work and Pensions) or a previous employer.

European Economic Area nationals will be asked to produce either a national passport or national identity card which indicates that the holder is a national of an EEA state or a permanent residence card issued by the Home Office.

Please note additional evidence may be required from Students undertaking employment or work placements.

Unfortunately, individuals who are unable to provide identification will be unable to secure employment with the Lundy Company.

To apply for any of these Lundy vacancies please complete this application form using the relevant job description and email it to by the stated deadline.

We would be grateful if you would also voluntarily complete and enclose the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Latest Job Opportunities


Maintenance Person and Partner

We are looking for a multi-disciplined person to join the island maintenance team with their spouse/partner being employed as a general assistant working in the island tavern, housekeeping team, and shop.

Read the job description here

Find the application form here

For more information please email

Conservation Farmer and Partner

A unique and rare opportunity has arisen for a conservation farmer on Lundy Island. Lundy is nationally recognised for its high conservation value and wildlife species. Working in partnership with the island's resident conservation team, we are seeking an experienced and dynamic farm manager to provide the highest level of presentation and welfare whilst meeting the island's conservation objectives. Farming Lundy is similar and comparable to upland pasture/hill farming in an environmentally sensitive setting.

The position is live-in and accommodation is provided.

Your spouse or partner would be employed as a general assistant, working in the tavern, shop, and with our housekeeping team.

Read the job description here.

Find the application form here.

Closing date: 18 May. 

Initial interviews will be followed by a working interview for shortlisted candidates.