Andrew Jackson Foundation
The mission of the Andrew Jackson Foundation is to preserve The Hermitage, the home of President Andrew Jackson, to create learning opportunities, and to inspire citizenship through experiencing the life and unique impact of Jackson.
Purpose: Provide historical interpretation of the Andrew Jackson Foundation’s properties, welcoming guests and delivering guided historical tours
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide guided historical tours to visitors and answer questions
Assist non-English speaking visitors
Provide physical security for mansion and visitorsassisting in emergency situations as needed
Comply with dress and grooming requirements listed in interpreter manual
Meet acceptable levels of knowledge of training materials
Attend required training sessions and incorporate new interpretive information as required in tours
Provide reports as requested
Some college preferred.
Experience, Skills, and Abilities Requirements:
An interest in history
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Courtesy and tact in dealing with the public
Must be able to interact with all ages, nationalities and those who are physically
Present a professional demeanor and maintain confidentiality
Must be able to stand for long periods of time; climb stairs; work outside and in un-air-conditioned buildings.
Please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org