Heritage Officer

Organisation: New Lanark Visitor Centre

Location: New Lanark World Heritage Site

New Lanark is a UNESCO World Heritage Site – an authentic and enduring historic community which preserves and celebrates social and economic values that remain of global contemporary relevance. New Lanark Trust, an independent charity, is responsible for the restoration and regeneration of the village and for pursuing a sustainable management strategy to safeguard its future.

We are looking for a Heritage Officer for the site. The key focus of the role is to help interpret the site for the visitor experience that they will return time and time again for.
You will work with a wide variety of partner organisations and educational establishments and you will be able to clearly understand our customer, deliver the offering and service that they want.

You will have strong proven experience in heritage or museums. You will be able to understand and interpret heritage to a wide variety of audiences. A great organiser with great attention to detail and be able to cope with a busy and varied workload.
You will need to demonstrate an ability to communicate clearly and being able to adapt your style to the audience that drives their engagement.

Please send your CV and covering letter to of why you feel your experience and skills will work with us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Application Deadline: Monday 16/05/2022