Permanent part-time position
Nelson Provincial Museum, is seeking a dynamic and outgoing Visitor Host to join our team.
Our Visitor Hosts are the main point of contact with our visitors. Your role is to engage with visitors, offering information, and enhancing their experience. You will actively work in the Museum Shop, sharing with customers our unique range of products, as well as assisting with a wide range of duties.
Manaakitanga: hospitality - showing generosity, respect and care in welcoming others.
This is a permanent, part-time position, working 29 hours p/w – including weekends. More hours might be available to cover shifts and spcial events.
The ideal applicant will have:
Outstanding people and communication skills.
Enjoys working with people of all ages.
Problem-solving on the spot.
A ‘going the extra mile’ customer service focus and approach.
Experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications and POS system.
Interest in museum and cultural history.
Good organisational skills and attention to detail.
Understanding of the role of a museum in a community.
An appreciation of tikanga Māori.
Understanding and appreciation of cultural differences, and ability to communicate well across cultures.
Some fluency in te reo Māori would be welcome.
Please note: as this position will work with children, the successful candidate might need to undergo a full Safety Check (including police check).
If you’d like to be part of our passionate, forward-thinking team please email your cover letter and CV to Hannah.email@example.com
Alternatively your can also apply through TradeMe.
Applications close at 5 pm, Friday 9th August 2019