Seasonal Tour Guide

African Theological Archministry - Seabrook, SC (30+ days ago)


Temporary/Part-Time Historical Tour Guide needed!

Are you a people person? Do you love the outdoors? Then this may be the job for you!

Great for someone starting out in the travel or hospitality industry. As a tour guide for the African Theological Archministry, your job will involve introducing tourists to Oyotunji African Village's unique and cultural attractions, such as historical monuments, temples and other areas of cultural and historical interest.

Professionalism and enthusiasm is a MUST. If you enter this profession, your primary reponsibilities will include planning and organizing tours around the Village and surrounding areas. With a willingness to learn, the Tour Guide will be cultivated with an extensive knowledge on the history of the Oyotunji African Village, it's founders and the local Lowcountry, South Carolina area will be cultivated. You will play the role of cultural ambassador, offering commentary and tidbits of information which will allow visitors to fully experience and enjoy everything the Village and the South Carolina Lowcountry have to offer.

Part-time hours would max at 30 hours per month during our festival season.

Full-time employment is possible, but many tour guides work on seasonal contracts during the peak tourist seasons.

Many tour guides also have more than one job, since this is not a profession which can keep you fully occupied on a long-term basis.

Skills

  • Being flexible and proactive.
  • Having good presentation skills.
  • Being enthusiastic and friendly.
  • Having good verbal communication skills.
  • Being able to interact with people from different backgrounds.

Education

High School diploma or equivalent

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Contract

Salary: $10.00 to $15.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Customer Service: 2 years

License:

  • Driver's License

Required work authorization:

  • United States

Required travel:

  • 25