Christmas Lights Trail Host

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Christmas Light Trail team here at Blenheim Palace during our busy Christmas period.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Christmas Light Trail team here at Blenheim Palace during our busy Christmas period. As one of the Light Trail Hosts based along the outdoor visitor route you will provide a warm, friendly, entertaining welcome while ensuring you provide accurate information and directions for visitors, making sure their expectations are exceeded at all times. You will need to be exceedingly friendly, comfortable with outdoor working in all weather conditions and be able to meet the needs of a constantly changing visitor flow.

Main responsibilities include:

  • To provide a warm and enthusiastic welcome to all trail visitors.
  • To care for the public, including informing them of do’s and don’ts, showing them where toilets and catering facilities are located.
  • To maintain good communication with the team and refer need for first aid to Ground Controller/ Duty Manager.
  • Make sure gardens are clear before and after the event.

Previous customer service experience would be an advantage and flexibility towards hours of work is essential as weekend and bank holiday work will be required.

Please Note: This is an outdoor working role. Typically shifts run from 3pm until 10pm.

  • Contract Type: Temporary/Seasonal
  • Full or Part Time: Part Time (up to five nights a week)

To apply, please forward a cover letter and CV to Eleanor Paice using the button below. The cover letter must answer the two following questions:

  • Why Blenheim Palace?
  • What skills, qualities or experience do you bring to the Operations Team?

Closing date: 10/11/2019

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