Visit York Volunteers

  • Make It York Limited
  • Museum Street, York YO1 7DT, UK
  • Jul 26, 2021
Part time Other

Job Description

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Visit York Volunteers

Role description

Visit York aims to make York the best city to visit in the United Kingdom. Through the Visitor Information Centre (VIC), we aim to ensure all visitors receive an excellent welcome and are provided with a world class information service which allows them to make the most of their stay in the city.

We are looking for a team of volunteers who we will train and support to help us extend our welcome to visitors.

Location

Visit York Information Centre, 1 Museum Street York YO1 7DT

Main Duties

As a volunteer you will be operating alongside staff in the VIC, greeting visitors and answering their queries with the most up to date information.

You will be actively promoting the services and products of the VIC and referring visitors to  Visit York staff for the sale of tickets, tours and merchandise.

Skills and Experience Required

Be friendly and approachable with strong verbal communication skills.

Possess a good knowledge of the York and Yorkshire region.

Be comfortable operating in a busy and friendly environment.

Be adaptable, curious and keen to learn.

Be willing to commit to volunteering for two slots of three hours per week (or equivalent) for a minimum term of three months.

Full training and uniform will be provided.

How to apply

Please email joyanne.ball@makeityork.com