Site Supervisor

Site Supervisor
Employer: English Heritage
Salary: £18,823 - £20,349 per annum pro rata
Location: Wrest Park, Bedfordshire

Wrest Park is a a magnificent house dating from the 1830s set in an outstanding restored garden landscape originating in the 17th century. The house itself is remarkable, a near unique example of 19th-century English architecture following the style of an 18th century French chateau. Its grounds are a glorious amalgam of three centuries of English garden design, and contain one of the few remaining formal gardens of the early 18th century.

We have an exciting opportunity for a key role within the visitor operations team, as Site Supervisor you will lead a team of Historic Property Stewards to deliver an outstanding visitor experience. The role will require the successful applicant to proactively manage the daily operations in our visitor centre ensuring the team engage with visitors in an energised and respectful manner seeking to ensure every interaction is an opportunity to engage.

We are looking for someone who is committed to achieving targets and enjoys being part of a busy team with constantly changing priorities. As a confident communicator, you will be comfortable engaging with customers and using your skills in sales to provide exceptional service at all times.

We are mid way through an ambitious 20 year plan for the park and gardens with ample opportunity to develop the offer for our new and regular visitors, you will always be looking for opportunities to further enhance the visitor experience.

If you have excellent people skills, the confidence to innovate and are a self starter with a successful record of delivering a high quality visitor experience in a similar environment, we would be delighted to receive your application.

You'll find it's a workplace like no other - taking you behind the scenes of these extraordinary sites and supporting you to share your ideas, inspire others and make a difference.

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