|Title:||*** LONGLEAT - Interpretation Developer|
Longleat is an innovative and pioneering organisation with a distinctive heritage. Our guests receive a unique, immersive and authentic experience when they visit whist we strive to protect and preserve our natural and built heritage. We rely on talented people who are able to demonstrate exceptional technical skills and have personal characteristics to live up to the high standards of the brand.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Working with the Head of Education, the Interpretation Developer will develop and implement the interpretation strategy. This role will research, create and deliver interpretation and content for use across Longleat, Cheddar Gorge & Caves and our new developments where required. Subject areas include zoology, natural history related to ecology and native wildlife, geology, prehistory, in particular the Stone Age, art, architecture and history relevant to Longleat House and Estate. This role will be responsible for ensuring all way finding and signage in our public realm enables an optimum guest experience and reinforces our brand proposition as well as ensuring that their briefs are accurate, of a high standard and reflect our brand.
A full copy of the job description can be forwarded upon request via Recruitment@Longleat.co.uk
The ideal candidate will have great organisational and time management skills with a relevant degree level qualification. Strong interpersonal skills as well as excellent attention to detail and experience in delivering interpretation projects are essential. If you have copy writing and project management experience including evidence of producing materials for a range of different audiences, then this role could be for you.
HOURS OF WORK
This is a full-time position in which working hours are typically 36.25 per week, Monday-Friday between 9.00am and 5.15pm. However, due to the nature of our business, working hours will be flexible including weekend and bank holiday working as required.
As part of the Longleat team, we offer unique benefits such as complimentary Longleat and Cheddar Gorge & Caves Day Tickets, attractive discounts on annual passes, special nightly rates on group hotels, discounted hotel Spa treatments, life assurance cover, and 29 days paid holiday (pro rata).
Our Values and Behaviours
We expect all of our team to embrace our company values, and display ‘Longleat behaviours’. At Longleat, we focus on our People and our Guests, to listen actively, to work as a team, to empower others and to show empathy. Our values are:
We Engage and Inspire – We focus on engaging and inspiring our guests, delivering unique and lifelong memories
We Put People First – We seek to serve others and put their interests first. We treat them with respect, we value their opinions and collaborate to be better together
We Continuously Improve – We embrace change and pursue excellence in everything we do
We Act with Integrity – We work in a principled, open and conscientious manner
We Take Safety Seriously – Never compromising on a safe and secure environment
When we recruit we place equal emphasis on technical ability and personal attributes to match our brand values.