Historic Environment Scotland
Longmore House, Edinburgh


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Job summary

Salary Band £22954 - £23831
Location North and Grampian
Hours 35 per week
Closing Date 21 February 2024 at midday
Reference HES/24/013

2 X Steward

Closing Date: 21/01/24

Expected Interview Date: Week commencing 4th March

Contract Type:

Part Year Permanent

Working Hours:

1 x Full-time hours (35 hours per week April - September)

1 x Part-time hours (24 hours per week April – September, 21 hours per week in October)

Your role of Steward at Historic Environment Scotland will be a part-year permanent position, which means that you can return to your post every year. The likely start date for this role is in April 2024.

Are you looking for a flexible seasonal job that is both fun and unique? You'll get a unique view into Scotland's rich history, gain valuable experience in the tourism industry and help bring Scotland's dramatic history to life for our visitors from around the world. Explore the fascinating stories from Scotland's past and share your passion with international and local visitors who come to Urquhart Castle during the season.

The post holder will be responsible for delivering the highest standards of visitor experience at Urquhart Castle working across all areas, including in the shop, admissions areas and outside within the car park and castle.

Benefits of working with HES

- A generous holiday allowance of 25 days holidays + 11.5 public holidays per year (pro-rata for part-time employees)
- A Civil Service pension which means you will receive an employer contribution of 27% of your annual salary
- Free entry to Historic Environment Scotland sites (with up to three guests) and all English Heritage, Manx and Cadw properties
- Discounts with 100s of online retailers
- Interest-free loans for bicycles and annual travel passes

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