Highclere Castle, the location for the internationally acclaimed British period drama series Downton Abbey is currently seeking a trainee butler, giving fans from all over the world the opportunity to become a real life Mr Carson for a period of time.
The requirement? GCSEs.
It has been four years since 180 million viewers watched Downton Abbey’s final television episode.
The job advert reads:
“For over a century Highclere Castle has been the benchmark by which other great houses are measured. As the location for the immensely successful Downton TV series we have become a much loved visitor attraction and venue for events catering to a global audience who appreciate the history and beauty of our building and the extraordinary gardens and grounds.”
If you would like the opportunity to have a real life experience at one of the most well known locations in the world, visit Highclere Castle’s website to learn more:
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