Seasonal Guide

Organisation: Drumlanrig Castle

Location: Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill

Bank holidays from April then July to August
Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill

We are looking for professional and motivated individuals to represent one of Dumfries & Galloway’s finest tourist destinations during the 2022 season.

Working as a Guide, you will be enthusiastic with a keen interest in Scottish history and ideally a good understanding of art. You must have exceptional standards of customer service and communication skills and an ability to talk to groups of all ages. Your role will be hosting Castle tours and assisting in the day-to-day operations of this unique tourist attraction. If you have a positive attitude and great people skills, we want to hear from you!

• Are you confident and enthusiastic in leading groups?
• Can you demonstrate a flexible approach to work?
• Are you skilled in communicating with the public and passionate about Scottish history?

This is a seasonal contract which will commence in April only working two bank holidays up until early May. Hours will increase from July to the end of August during our busy open season. As Drumlanrig Castle is not accessible by public transport, access to your own transport is essential.

Interested? Please apply by emailing a copy of your CV and covering letter to

The closing date for applications is 25th February.

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Application Deadline: Friday 25/02/2022