Events & Activities Supervisor

Organisation: Dalkeith Country Park

Salary: £21,000 - £22,000 depending on experience

Location: Dalkeith

Dalkeith Country Park has been enjoyed by visitors for 120 years and its woodlands, riverside trails, cycle tracks and events calendar are valued by locals and visitors from afar. Fort Douglas is an exciting adventure park for visitors of all ages, while the stable yard houses Restoration Yard, a unique venture comprising a retail store, restaurant, and wellness space.

In this new role you will provide comprehensive administrative support for our Events and Activities Team as well as providing a friendly welcome to our Fort Douglas visitors. As well as dealing with summer camping and events, you’ll be responsible for overseeing our adventure playground, including opening & closing procedures, daily safety checks and daily cash reconciliation. With an organised approach and an eye for detail, you will coordinate event and activity bookings, respond to enquiries and provide general assistance to the wider visitor services team.

• Are you enthusiastic and able to use your initiative when required?
• Can you demonstrate excellent communication and customer service skills to comfortably engage with a wide range of visitors?
• Do you have a ‘can-do’ attitude and flexible approach to work?

Regular weekend working is required. Candidates should be able to demonstrate strong admin and computer skills.

Interested? To apply please email a copy of your CV and covering letter to

The closing date for applications is 28 February.

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Application Deadline: Monday 28/02/2022