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Part Time Tour Guide - Open Hiring Event - 2/21/18

The Constitutional Walking Tour
Post Date: Feb 19, 2018

We will be holding an open hiring event on Wednesday February 21st, from 4PM to 6PM at the Adrienne Theater, located at 2030 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Interested parties should arrive with resume and cover letter.

This is a great opportunity to get paid to work outside and guide groups of students and tourists from around the world through Historic Philadelphia!

Must be available to work: 
A) 2-5 Weekdays in the Spring for tours lasting 90 minutes (generally between the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
B) Weekends in the Spring (at least 1 day per weekend is preferred)

Tour Guide Duties: 
- Conduct comprehensive guided walking tours of Historic Philadelphia for tourists, groups and schools. 
- Lead groups of up to 45 people 
- Escort groups on 75 minute tour of approximately 20 historic sites, following a script that provides information and interesting tidbits on Philadelphia's history. 
- Promote and sell tour tickets to visitors in the historic area. 
- Perform administrative tasks for The Constitutional as necessary. 

How to Apply

To Apply: 
Attend our 2/21/18 Open Hiring Event


Please email us ( a cover letter and resume, with the SUBJECT LINE of the email entitled "TOUR GUIDE". Be sure to describe why you would like to work with us and how you will add to the team. 

Applicants Should Be:
• High energy, friendly and outgoing.
• Strong communication skills and the ability to speak effectively in front of an audience.
• Ability to interact comfortably with people with diverse backgrounds and interests.
• Ability to effectively retain large amounts of detailed information and communicate this information to tourists in a manner that is both engaging and entertaining (we will provide a detailed script and training through our Independence Immersion training program). 
• Previous public speaking, acting, customer service and/or sales experience a plus.
• Enthusiastic history buff and Philadelphia promoter. 
• Willing to spend a lot of time outdoors. 
• Fluency in foreign language(s) a plus. 
• Must be able to work for minimum of 20 hours per week. 
• You will be required to have a functioning mobile phone at all times when you are working for us with which we will communicate with you and your fellow tour guides and staff will communicate with you. 
• You are required to have Internet access and check your email at least once per day in the evening so that we can communicate with you effectively and efficiently as to scheduling and the like. 
• Must complete and pass background check.

The Constitutional Guided Walking Tours LLC is an equal opportunity employer.