Job: Visitor Services Supervisor Thomas Carlyle Birthplace – June 14

Description of post:

Fixed-term seasonal, 32 hours per weekSalary: £19,118 pro-rata

Location: Thomas Carlyle Birthplace, Ecclefechan

Closing date: Friday 14 June 2019

The National Trust for Scotland


To provide operational coordination and supervision of admissions, retail, membership recruitment, visitor services, and events at Thomas Carlyles Birthplace in line with the Trusts policies, priorities, performance standards and targets to contribute to the enjoyment of the property by visitors and members, and help ensure commercial, financial, and conservation objectives are achieved.

The Visitor Services Supervisor at a Trust property plays a pivotal role ensuring that the management objectives are achieved through excellent customer service and, with delegated responsibility for retail, events and duty management is very often the face of the Trust to visitors and suppliers. As such, s/he directly influences public perceptions of the Trust and is crucial to developing and maintaining the propertys local/national reputation.

The role is Fixed-term seasonal, 32 hours per week (including weekends), until November 4.

Applications – Interested applicants should forward a completed application form to the People Services Department (Applications), The National Trust for Scotland, Hermiston Quay, 5 Cultins Road Edinburgh EH11 4DF, by mail or by email via, to arrive by first post (i.e. 10.00am) on Friday June 14 2019.

All forms can be accessed here: The National Trust for Scotland