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Visitor Welcome Assistant (National Trust)
Location Causeway area
Description

National Trust- Carrick A Rede

Visitor Welcome Assistant

The National Trust was founded in 1895 by three people who saw the importance of our nation’s heritage and open spaces and wanted to preserve them for everyone to enjoy. More than 120 years later, these values are still at the heart of everything we do.

We look after special places throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland for ever, for everyone.

Role Description:

If you’re as passionate about places as we are, you’ll know how it feels to want to share that. You will enjoy talking to people, sharing and exchanging stories and constantly learning new things about Carrick A Rede/Larrybane. You’ll be great at telling a good story, making people think or laugh or want to know more about Carrick A Rede.

  • Get to know Carrick A Rede better, and share your knowledge with visitors from all over the world
  • Become part of a friendly and dedicated team
  • Let your personality shine, improving your communication skills
  • Let the story of Carrick A Rede, go on and be heard by thousands of visitors
  • Gaining valuable experience in conservation and tourism in one of the most visited places in Northern Ireland

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Someone who enjoys meeting new people, are confident and outgoing and like helping others
  • Good communicators/ both speaking and listening
  • Passionate about North Antrim and its history, art or people
  • Confident in telling stories that inspire visitors of all ages
  • Organised and able to manage your time

Additional:

  • Time required: Available at least once a month
  • We’ll help you to get to know Carrick A Rede, how you can help and how you will work with the rest of the team- with induction and training
  • We’ll cover agreed costs of your travel between home and Carrick A Rede

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