Interpretation Assistant x 8

Location UK / Down

Job Type Fixed term contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £0 - 10000

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1392362

 Job Description

Interpretation Assistant x 8 7.83 per hour Fixed Term p/t (until 31/12/19)

Have you got fantastic customer service skills? Are you a creative individual who has a passion for marketing and communications? With engaging stories to tell, there’s always something to share with our visitors, and it’ll be your job to bring smiles to our visitors faces.

What you’ll be doing


As an Interpretation Assistant, you’ll bring the magic of this property alive. To give visitors a glimpse into days gone by, you’ll provide engaging interpretation for our visitors to feel like they’re stepping back in time with us. Whether it’s an educational group or general visitors, you’ll give everyone a fascinating insight into the history of the property.

You’ll be a charismatic storyteller, someone who enjoys working and interacting with people. It’s important that you’ve a keen interest in history, as well as experience of working with the public and especially children and young people. Along with a passion for providing the highest standards of customer service, you’ll also be able to inspire those around you with your passion and enthusiasm for our work.

Who we’re looking for


Our team believe that people deserve more than just ‘good service’ but an amazing experience they’ll never forget, and we are looking for like-minded people to join us.

You’ll need to have;

  • A flexible customer focused approach, with high standards of customer service
  • Excellent people skills, enabling strong relationships, both externally and internally
  • Good organisation and planning skills, and a good eye for detail
  • Understanding of the aims and ethos of the National Trust
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • A hard working approach, be committed and a team player
  • Knowledge of relevant Health & Safety procedures


We do not accept CVs or covering letters for Northern Ireland vacancies. Please fill out the online application form on the National Trust Jobs website.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applicants regardless of religious beliefs, political opinion, race, sex, marital status, age or disability.