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Assistant Steward, Lauriston Castle

Organisation: Museums and Galleries Edinburgh

Salary: £22,185 - £24,590 (plus working time payments, depending on actual shifts worked)

Location: Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the operation, care, interpretation and development of Lauriston Castle. We are looking for someone who can work alone as well as part of a team to cover the venue on a 7 day rota including weekends and some evening work.

In this varied role you would have the opportunity to develop and conduct guided tours of the castle as well as contributing to a very busy engagement programme including both adult and Family craft workshops and Lecture programme, in addition to looking after the property and collections.

Venues within Museums and Galleries Edinburgh are City Art Centre, Museum of Childhood, Museum of Edinburgh, The People’s Story Museum, The Writers’ Museum, Lauriston Castle, Queensferry Museum, Museum Collections Centre, Travelling Gallery, Brass Rubbing Centre, Scott Monument, Nelson Monument, the Old City Observatory; they attract around 600,000 visitors annually.

Application Deadline: Friday 03/11/2023