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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) needs keen and enthusiastic individuals to support the Garden’s mission to explore, conserve and explain the world of plants for a better future.
We have four sites around Scotland, Dawyck Botanic Garden near Peebles, Benmore Botanic Garden in Dunoon, Logan Botanic Garden near Stranraer and in Edinburgh.
We currently employ around 240 staff and work with around 300 volunteers to achieve our objectives.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is committed to ensuring that all staff and customers are treated equally irrespective of their age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership and pregnancy or maternity. Our strategy may be downloaded from the box on the right.
Assistant Visitor Welcome Manager
Permanent, Full-Time post, based in Edinburgh
Starting Salary £25,467 Band C
The primary focus of this role is managing staff within the Visitor Welcome Team to ensure that our visitors receive a first class visitor welcome, ensure the living collection is secured, and that visitors are provided with a safe environment. The team remit also includes working with the events and exhibitions team to provide access and information to various public exhibitions and events, including events around the garden.
You should have previous experience in a staff management role, ideally within a similar role, where you will have demonstrated excellent leadership, teamwork, organisational and communication skills. You should also be computer literate in the use of Microsoft Word and Outlook.
The successful candidate will work on a roster system, working 5 days over 7 days which will include working weekends and public holidays.
Full details of the post, including a job description and person specification can be downloaded from this page.
Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter which outlines your suitability for this post as well as a completed equal opportunities questionnaire to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday 7th June 2020. Interviews will be held in the week commencing 22nd June 2020.
If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been shortlisted.
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