Job Listing: Interpretation Assistant

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Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest - Forest, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Interpretation Assistant

Salary - Based on experience.

Job Type - Part-Time

For more info and to apply - Please email or send cover letter, resume, and two references to P.O. Box 419 Forest, VA 24551 or at Mary@poplarforest.org.

Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest seeks an enthusiastic history lover to provide tours of Jefferson's retreat and assist with special events. The part-time position will work approximately 15-20 hours a week and will require weekend hours. The qualified candidate should have a passion for history and telling the complete story of Poplar Forest. Successful candidate should anticipate at least 3-4 days a week of working shifts of up to 4 hours at a time. Position requires learning multiple tours, operating a golf cart and handicapped lift, and executing opening and closing procedures.

Candidate must have strong public speaking skills, flexible availability and be able to work weekends and holidays.  Prior experience in related areas is desirable, but not required. Applicants will be required to complete an application and consent to a background check prior to hire.  Poplar Forest is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please email or send cover letter, resume, and two references to P.O. Box 419 Forest, VA 24551 or at Mary@poplarforest.org.