Job Openings >> *** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Tour Guide / Driver
*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Tour Guide / Driver
Summary
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Tour Guide / Driver
ID:LEL1531 / 3245
Department:Attractions
Description
Tour Guide / Driver

For over 50 years, Longleat has been one of the UK’s most loved attractions. With almost one million visitors every year, we are passionate about providing wondrous and immersive experiences that lead to lifelong memories.

What will this role of Tour Guide / Driver entail?

As a Tour Guide / Driver, you’ll drive our iconic Land Rover Defenders to deliver close-up, once in a lifetime experiences to small groups of up to 7 people. You’ll drive your guests off the beaten track and provide them with unforgettable memories of our animals, delivering exciting tour commentaries about the animals and estate.

Amazing guest service is key with this role - you’ll need to go above and beyond a typical day-to-day service to ensure all of our guests have a truly memorable experience. Through all seasons you will utilise your excellent driving skills to manoeuvre through the park in a safe manner, and you’ll also be responsible for carrying out daily checks to ensure your vehicle is clean and suitable for use.

What will I need to be considered for this Tour Guide / Driver vacancy?
  • Full UK driving licence, ideally with experience driving vehicles in a demanding situation
  • Ability to recall large amounts of information and communicate to large groups in a confident manner
  • Energetic and enthusiastic with a passion for delivering a first-class customer service
  • Honest, reliable and flexible to work extra hours / weekends as required
Please note the successful applicant must have access to own transport due to remote location and also successfully pass a Safety Critical Medical Assessment.

What will I receive in return?

As a Tour Guide / Driver, you’ll receive a range of attractive benefits that include; 29 days holiday (pro rata) inclusive of bank holidays, complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks.

Contract: Permanent. You’ll work on a weekly rota basis with varying hours, working a minimum of 130 hours per 13 weeks. Please note, due to the nature of the business evenings and weekend work will be required, including bank holidays.

Location: Longleat (Warminster, Wiltshire)

All applications for this Tour Guide / Driver vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.
This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications