We Are Hiring

We are hiring a Part-Time Front of House Assistant and Guide for the Saint Patrick Centre (22.5 Hours per Week)

Please contact reception@saintpatrickcentre.com for application form.

Part-time Front of House Assistant and Guide

Job Description

Job Title:                               Part – time Front of House Assistant and Guide

Location:                               The Saint Patrick Centre, Downpatrick

Responsible to:                    Director

Salary:                                    £8.50 per hour

Hours:                                   22.5 hours per week           

Contract:                               12 month contract

(3 months probationary period)



Will be required to work Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends and Bank Holidays.

Major Purpose:

To present an efficient and welcoming front of house service to customers visiting the Saint Patrick Centre, providing reception services, assisting in retail services and giving an exceptional guided experience for groups and individuals.

Key Tasks:

  1. To guide groups through the exhibition.
  2. To help with the running of events and activities within the Centre.
  3. To help the Administration Department within the Centre.
  4. To ensure the smooth running of the Centre by helping out wherever required.
  5. To Provide visitor support wherever required.
  6. To help with the daily cleaning roster.
  7. To Staff the reception area, answer enquiries and give out tickets.
  8. To staff the shop, operate tills, stock shelves and help in stock taking.
  9. To help in the marketing and promotional activities of the Centre.

Personal Specification

Qualifications 5 GCSEs, ‘O’ levels or similar, (grades A-C), including English Language and Mathematics
Skills/Aptitudes Good oral and written skills. Evidence of good IT skills.
Personal Qualities –       Good people skills

–       Ability to work in a team environment

–       Outgoing nature

Constraints Flexible – required to work outside normal office hours including Evenings, Weekends and Bank Holidays
Experience 2 years relevant experience dealing with the general public and working in a shop environment.


Please ensure when completing your application form, all relevant qualifications, experience (Paid and Voluntary) and skills are recorded clearly.

Full-training will be provided to successful candidate.

Closing Date for completed applications is Friday 14th September 2018