Vacancies

Job Opportunity - Castle Tour Guide
1 April – 27 October 2017
We are currently looking for 4 enthusiastic people to work for one of Devon’s most pioneering estates and play an active role in the welcoming, enjoyment and safekeeping of all visitors to the Castle.

In addition to leading entertaining and interesting guided tours, your daily duties would include welcoming visitors, ticket and souvenir brochure sales, litter picking and light cleaning.

This is an active role and so requires a certain level of fitness and agility. What makes a perfect Powderham Tour Guide?

•You are a friendly and outgoing "people person" with excellent communication skills.
•You have a passion for history and for sharing it with others.
•You are a self-motivated team player able to use your initiative.
•You are perceptive to visitors’ needs and strive to exceed expectations.
•You are eager to develop your understanding of Powderham Castle Hours of work: 2-3 days per week, including occasional Sunday’s each month.

Pay: From £7.20/hour Benefits: 20% discount in our Courtyard Café and Gift Shop, 10% discount at the Country Store, free on site parking. 

(Closing date for applicants is Friday 10 February)

To download the Job description CLICK HERE

 Please feel free to complete the application form below and send to:

castle@powderham.co.uk

or 

The Estate Office, Powderham Castle, Kenton, Exeter, EX6 8JQ

Download an APPLICATION FORM