Public Engagment Assistant – Sea Creatures Exhibition

Posted:
Friday 7 September 2018
Vacancy type:
Publicity and promotional
Location:
Scotland Headquarters,Fundraising & Communications

What we're looking for

We are looking for people who are great at speaking to the public and able to encourage them to take part in our onstand activities at the major new external Sea Creatures exhibition at the Royal Highland Centre in Ingliston. We will be bringing a range of marine themed exhibits and activities for familes to take part in so we are looking for people who can help visitors make the most of their visit.

The skills you need

We are looking for people who are outgoing, enthusiastic and willing to get stuck in! You'll need to be happy to engage with a wide public audience and age range and have good people and communication skills. Please be aware that the main exhibition includes real animal body parts and graphic specimens. An interest in wildlife and some knowledge of the RSPB's conservation work is expected but you don't need to be an expert on wildlife.

Your time

Minimum:
Flexible – shifts run from either 11am – 4pm or 10am – 5pm over the course of the exhibition
Duration:
The exhibition will be open Wednesdays – Sundays
Period:
21 September - 18 October 2018

What's in it for you?

You will gain lots of experience working with a wide public audience, providing a great opportunity for you to develop your public engagement. You will also be working with a friendly dedicated team. We can help you gain skills and give you valuable insight into our work.

How to apply

Contact

Nicola Bell, Scotland Headquarters,Fundraising & Communications
Tel: 0131 317 4100
Email: nicola.bell@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB relies on the support and generosity of volunteers to make a difference.

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