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National Park Centre Assistant (Danby Lodge)

North York Moors

National Park Centre Assistant (Part-Time).
Danby Lodge National Park Centre, Whitby, North Yorkshire.

We are now seeking a National Park Centre Assistant to join our team at Danby Lodge National Park Centre on a permanent, part-time basis, working approximately 600 hours per year, including one weekend a month alongside hours during the week.

The Benefits

- Salary of £11.98 - £12.38 per hour (pay award pending)
- Local Government Pension Scheme

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic customer service professional with retail, cash handling and visitor service experience to provide an outstanding welcome in a stunning location.
You’ll get to work in the exquisite location of Danby Lodge, set in an idyllic spot on the banks of the River Esk, surrounded by moorland, woodland, farmland, miles of hedges and drystone walls and historic buildings, all basking in glorious peace and quiet.

So, if you want to work somewhere you can enjoy a big breath of fresh air and soak up the sweeping views of the National Park, then apply today!

The Role

As a National Park Centre Assistant, you will help to ensure a high-quality experience with high standards presentation are delivered to all visitors at Danby Lodge National Park Centre.
Helping members of the public get the most out of their visit to the Centre, you will provide information about the area, sell high-quality merchandise in the shop and gallery, ensure that it’s presented in a professional and welcoming manner.

You will be an advocate for the National Park Authority and actively engaged with the wider work of the North York Moors National Park.

Working with a team of volunteers you will engage with our visitors by getting out and about in the grounds to promote what we have on offer both on site and across the National Park
You will also assist visitors who have additional access needs to ensure that there are no barriers to the enjoyment of our facilities and provide further help online and over the phone.

Additionally, you will:

- Assist with all areas of the National Park Centre to include events, activities, retail administration, art exhibitions, workshops, outdoor learning activities.
- Assist with merchandising and display and knowledge of retail products
- Assist in maintaining high levels of presentation both inside and outside to include simple tasks such as weeding, planting, sweeping & painting
- Willing to undertake social media training and post regular content to our Facebook page

About You

To be considered as a Visitor Centre Assistant, you will need:

- Experience in working in a visitor engagement role.
- Retail and cash handling experience
- Be competent with IT skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills
-An eye for detail and basic maintenance skills

Applications must be completed by midnight on Sunday 5 May 2024
Interviews are likely to be held on Wednesday 22 May 2024

Other organisations may call this role Customer Service Assistant, Tourist Centre Assistant, Information Centre Assistant, Visitor Experience Assistant or Visitor Information Assistant.
Webrecruit and the North York Moors National Park Authority are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re looking for a new role in an idyllic location as a Visitor Centre Assistant, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Posted: 5th April 2024

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Information Support Officer

North York Moors

Information Support Officer.
Hemsley, North Yorkshire.

The North York Moors National Park Authority looks after and promotes one of the most phenomenal parts of the British Isles. Filled with breath-taking scenery, magnificent wildlife, picture book villages and a dramatic coastline, the North York Moors boasts some of the most diverse landscapes in the UK.
We are now seeking an Information Support Officer to join our team on a permanent basis, working 30 hours per week.
The Benefits
- Salary of up to £22,542 per annum
- Local Government Pension Scheme
This is an exciting opportunity for an administrator with a good understanding of web content and documentation creation to provide outstanding support in a stunning location.
You’ll get to work immersed in the stunning North York Moors, surrounded by beautiful landscapes and fresh air.
What’s more, you’ll have the chance to develop your career and gain experience in a wide variety of activities, as well as undertaking great training and professional development.
So, if you want to join a nationally-loved, prestigious organisation that works to protect the environment as well as promote opportunities for all to experience and enjoy this incredible place, then apply today!
The Role
As an Information Support Officer, you will provide administrative support across our marketing, communication and design services and ensure that the Authority’s brand is represented in a consistent and professional manner.
Ensuring that information is readily available on our website, you will support digital accessibility, providing basic web and digital accessibility training and support to our staff. You will also ensure compliance with Public Sector Bodies and Accessibility Regulations, after training.





Additionally, you will:
- Assist the Graphic Designer in producing assets such as event posters and business cards
- Support the Content Manager with the sale and distribution of our publications
- Provide administrative support to the Marketing and Communications team
- Co-ordinate the logistics of our attendance at Agricultural Shows
- Seek to increase advertising revenue for our annual Out and About magazine
About You
To be considered as an Information Support Officer, you will need:
- Experience with a range of administration tasks, including overseeing website content
- Experience overseeing the creation and organisation of corporate documentation
- Experience of proofreading documents
- Working knowledge of graphic design software
Applications must be completed by 6th May 2024.
Other organisations may call this role Administrator, Administrative Assistant, Marketing Assistant, Marketing Administrator, Marketing Co-ordinator, Content Assistant, or Office Assistant.
Webrecruit and the North York Moors National Park Authority are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
So, if you’re looking for a new role in an idyllic location as an Information Support Officer, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Posted: 10th April 2024

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