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Advert Date:   Tuesday, 30th January 2024
 
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Job Title:   Castle Guide & Visitor Assistant
Organisation:   MacLeod Estate
Salary:   Competitive (£ per Hour)
Type:   Full-Time Position
Location:   Isle of Skye, Scotland
Closing Date:   Thursday, 29th February 2024
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Other Benefits:Staff Discounts, Seasonal Bonus, Staff Accomodation
   
 
  Job Description
This vital role, as the welcoming face of Dunvegan Castle, require excellent soft communication skills, an interest in Highland history, and people who will actively engage with the high numbers of visitors we receive each season. If you love people, this role is for you. You will be an ambassador for not only Dunvegan Castle and its historic collection, but also promoting other parts of the estate to our visitors. Training will be provided.
The job description can be found in: https://www.dunvegancastle.com/jobs/
  Required Skills / Qualifications
Experience in a customer-focused position in a busy environment
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Good general education (GSCE or equivalent) or experience in a cultural or heritage site

DESIRED SKILLS
Adaptability
A people person and customer-focused personality with a can-do positive approach
Ability to deal with visitor complaints and resolve issues using their own initiative
Interest in history, conservation, heritage buildings and gardens
A foreign language skill is not required but is always an asset!
  Application Instructions
Please send your CV together with a cover letter explaining why you would like to work in MacLeod Estate to jobs@dunvegancastle.com

A working visa in the UK is essential

Due to the high volume of e-mails we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Contact Name:   Miss Ro Albinana
Contact Tel:     +44(0) 1470521206 option 1
Contact Fax:  
Contact Email:   jobs@dunvegancastle.com
Website:   https://www.dunvegancastle.com/
Address:   MacLeod Estate Office, Dunvegan House, Dunvegan Road.