Head Guide

Castle Howard

Description
  • Closing date
    20 September 2019
  • Location
    Castle Howard
  • Contract
    Full time
  • Hours
    30 hours per week over five days which will include weekends and bank holidays
  • Salary
    £14,368 per annum, plus pension and benefits

Castle Howard Estate Ltd is a family owned and run business based in North Yorkshire. One of the UK’s most iconic Stately Homes it is a major tourist destination, attracting over 250,000 visitors a year to the house and grounds. 

We are recruiting a Head Guide who will be responsible for the day to day running of the Guides team. You will take a lead role in the delivery of our customer service to our many visitors in the House ensuring they receive a warm welcome and a unique view of Castle Howard as a home, its history and its future. 

The successful candidate will have excellent communication and listening skills and have the ability to work well within a team as well as under their own initiative. They must also be able to demonstrate exceptional customer service and be of a smart appearance at all times. Experience of working in a historic house or the heritage industry would be desirable.

For further details and the job specification please visit our website and to apply please send a CV and covering letter to: HR Department, Castle Howard Estate Limited, York, YO60 7DA or via email to: hr@castlehoward.co.uk.

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