Volunteer Supervisor

Work With Us


£26,000 - £28,000

Permanent, Full-time

Mon 03 Apr 23

Who we are?

The Old Royal Naval College is one of London’s most popular visitor attractions, at the heart of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site, welcoming 1.2m visitors annually. This is a truly exciting time to join the organisation – we are embarking on our most ambitious transformation to become an extraordinary cultural destination.

The role

The Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College is looking to appoint a Volunteer Supervisor to work with the Visitor Experience Manager to develop and implement the Volunteer programme.  The appointed person will coordinate and supervise volunteers on a daily basis and work together with the Visitor Experience Department to develop initiatives to maintain and improve the visitor experience offer.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate the following essential requirements:

  •  Experience leading a team in a customer service environment
  •  An understanding and ability to motivate a team to promote products
  •  Great communication skills with an ability to connect and share knowledge with a range of audiences
  • An interest in tourism, history, architecture, art or visitor experience would be advantageous

The role will require some evening and weekend work, therefore flexibility to work when required is essential.

Applicants should apply by submitting a CV and covering letter (2 pages maximum), outlining how you fulfil the requirements of the person specification. Please send your CV via email or post by the closing date as outlined below, marked PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL to:

HR Department, Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2 Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, London, SE10 9LW
Email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 12 noon, on Monday, 3 April 2023
Interviews: Week beginning Monday 17 April 2023