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Roving Steward

Organisation: Historic Environment Scotland

Salary: 24454 pro rata

Location: Arbroath

Here at Historic Environment Scotland, we are recruiting for a Roving Steward for a fixed term contract. The likely start date for this role is 1 July 2024 with an end date of 30 November 2024.

Are you looking for a flexible seasonal job that is both fun and unique? You’ll get a unique view into Scotland’s rich history and gain valuable experience in the tourism industry and help bring Scotland’s dramatic history to life for our visitors from across the world. Explore the fascinating stories from Scotland’s past and share your passion with international and local visitors who come to Arbroath Abbey during the season.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for the lead body responsible for the historic environment in Scotland. Your role of Steward sits within the Central East district, you will be actively involved in work which supports providing the best experience for our visitors – ranging from: greeting our visitors, carrying out cleaning and grounds maintenance duties, selling admission tickets or processing online bookings, selling our range of retail products or outlining the history of the site to our diverse visitor base. You will be part of a team of stewards working in a monument, covering all the sites mentioned, helping with pre-arranged visits to Claypotts Castle led by a Monument Manager.

We are looking for someone who enjoys interacting with diverse groups of people, who has a passion for customer service and who would thrive in a fast paced and constantly changing workplace.

You will work a rota which will involve working 5 days across the sites, with Arbroath Abbey being your main base. This Post will involve working weekends and public holidays.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 29/05/2024