Mercat Tours Storyteller Tour Guide

Organisation: Mercat Tours

Salary: £15.93 pr/hr + discretionary profit-share bonus


Share your passion for Scotland’s past; story by story, step by step.

We’re inviting people who have a passion for history, a flair for presentation, and take pleasure in helping visitors enjoy our beautiful city to get in touch!

Your Skills and Strengths;
• Passion for history, culture and Edinburgh!
• Excellent communication skills
• Friendly, energetic and helpful
• Responsible, reliable and trustworthy
• Thrives working in a team
• Adaptable and resourceful
• Passion for high quality product and visitor experience
• Commitment to be the best you can be
• Sense of humour!

• REAL Living Wage+ for all
• Permanent, secure contracts – no fixed term or ‘zero hour’
• Guaranteed minimum hours
• Flexible working incl jobshare options
• Fair Work Employer
• Mercat holds a Home Office Sponsorship License for Skilled Worker Visa applicants
• Personal development and training plan
• Access to Bike to Work scheme
• Access to ASVA card
• Trained Mental Health First Aiders onsite
• Employee Assistance Programme with 24/7 confidential support for you and your families
• Critical illness cover
• Access to free counselling sessions
• Interest free loans
• Use of company holiday home
• Profit-share bonus

Purpose and Role;
• Give history a damn good telling
• Deliver authentic, high quality walking tours for our visitors, helping to create memorable moments
• Represent Mercat Tours and our city in a positive, professional manner
• Responsible for visitor safety and security
• Work as a positive, supportive member of our great team
• Help drive the growth of Mercat in a positive, sustainable future as part of our dynamic team

We want you to feel comfy, confident and at your best when we meet. Get in touch to help us understand how we can meet your needs and give you a warm welcome.

Apply by 5pm, Fri 17th May.

Full job spec and application form >

Application Deadline: Friday 17/05/2024