Tomintoul & Glenlivet

We’re recruiting – two exciting positions and join our board

We’re recruiting – two exciting positions and join our board

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust is a community-led regeneration company based in the Cairngorms National Park, North East Scotland. It was established in 2012 to address the economic decline in the area and has developed a wide range of projects from a community broadband scheme to a £500k museum refurbishment. The Trust has 310 members and two full time and two part time members of staff.

Job title – Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre Supervisor

Location – Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre, The Square, Tomintoul

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre is an exciting new attraction in Tomintoul. The centre which has been fully refurbished provides visitors with a modern interpretation of our communities natural and cultural heritage and be the first port of call for visitor information and advice. The new centre includes a digital community archive, a Virtual Reality experience and displays telling the stories of our communities and highlighting the best things to see and do. The centre depends on volunteer help, donations and income generated through retail and other means to sustain itself.

The Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre Supervisor will be responsible for the successful operation of the Discovery Centre to an agreed set of business indicators. This will involve supervising staff and volunteers, stock control and ordering, customer service skills and experience, cash handling experience. A creative and entrepreneurial streak and ability to identify and maximise business opportunities would be an advantage.

To apply please download the Job Description and application form below and return to Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre, 43 The Square, Tomintoul AB37 9ET by 28th January 2019

 DC Supervisor JD 2018

TGDT Application Form

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Job Title – Hostel Manager

Location – The Smugglers Hostel, Tomintoul

Situated in the Cairngorms National Park, The Smugglers Hostel & Campsite is a key community project managed by Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust and is a public facing part of the trust.

The hostel has 25 beds across 5 rooms including 2 en suite / private rooms and a small, tent campsite. It attracts visitors from all over the world who appreciate the wealth and diversity of attractions in the area. The Smugglers Hostel has gained a reputation for a warm and traditional Scottish welcome. See website www.thesmugglershostel.co.uk

Tomintoul Hostel Limited. A wholly owned trading subsidiary of Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust is looking to recruit an effective, efficient Hostel Manager to deliver a high standard of customer care and help support volunteers. The Hostel Manager will ensure that guests’ expectations are met and exceeded to ensure the profitability of the hostel services in adherence to agreed budgets etc.

Both positions will be for an initial fixed term from 11th March 2019 until 27th October 2019

To apply please download the Job Description and application form below and return to Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre, 43 The Square, Tomintoul AB37 9ET by 28th January 2019

Hostel Manager 2019

Tomintoul Hostel Ltd Application Form

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Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust is seeking to appoint board members with the following skills and interests

  • Natural and cultural heritage to join other trust staff and volunteers on the board of the Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership
  • Property development and land management to support the trusts bid to develop affordable housing and a campsite in our area
  • Legal administration to provide company secretary skills
  • Events management

Please see the full role description below, if you would like to discuss the role in further detail please contact Doug Nisbet, Chair Doug@leaftrust.org.uk or call 01807 580760

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