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  • Ref no: ABS21339
  • Published: 14/1/2020
  • Closes: 28/1/2020
  • Location: Aden Country Park, AB42 5FQ
  • Rate: £9.48 - £10.03 per hour
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 18 hours per week

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Job Description

Assist visitors with interpretation of the various parts of Aberdeenshire Museums and maintain good order.

There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

Aberdeenshire Council are recruiting for part-time Museum Guides to work in the award-winning Aden Farming Museum in Mintlaw.

We want four outgoing individuals with excellent communication skills and a deep interest in customer care to welcome our visitors to this fascinating museum.  The ideal Museum Guide promotes and interprets the various displays, stories and objects; they help to maintain good order and encourage visitors to engage with museum activities to ensure the best experience possible. They conduct tours where required, wear heritage costumes for occasional events, oversee exhibition areas and assist with the day-to-day operation of the museum.  The post also includes occasional cash handling for activities, events and a pop-up shop.

This post operates on a shift pattern of 6 days or 36 hours per week including weekends for alternate weeks, giving every other week off.  

Fixed Term for a period not exceeding 25th October 2020.

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal enquiries to Joanne Edwards - 01467 537832

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