DRAWBRIDGE ASSISTANTS (SUMMER HOLIDAYS)


During peak times in Alnwick Castle’s opening season, free timeslot tickets must be collected for entry to the State Rooms. Working closely with staff in the State Rooms, you will ensure that the rooms never exceed their capacity during this very busy summer period.

Providing a warm, friendly welcome to all visitors, you must be flexible, reliable and well-presented, and should be aware of all visitor events and activities on any day.

This role is primarily outdoors. Please note this role will operate during school holiday periods only. You must be available between three to five days a week in July and August.

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Please return your completed application form to recruitment@alnwickcastle.com.

Front of House Team Member (seasonal)

The Fusiliers Museum of Northumberland are recruiting a Front of House team member to work between March and October 2019.  The museum is located within the grounds of Alnwick Castle.  
 
You will be working in a public-facing area which includes the reception desk and gift shop.  You will be responsible for preparing the museum for opening, selling goods from the gift shop and carrying out closing procedures.  
 
We are looking for a smart, outgoing person who can provide a warm welcome and is willing to offer help and advice to our visitors.  Experience in customer service and use of cash register is desired but not essential. Training will be provided.
 
This role requires that you are available to work at weekends, during school and bank holidays.  Candidates should be flexible in their working patterns as they may be asked to provide cover at short notice when required. 
 
Hours of work: 11:00am – 5:15pm          Wage: £8.25 per hour
 
Please apply by email to: fusnorthld@aol.com and supply a CV, 2 references and a contact telephone number.