Coastal Opportunities | OPW Recruiting Seasonal Guides for Blasket Centre

The OPW is recruiting seasonal guides for the Blasket Centre, Ionad an Bhlascaoid Mhóir, Co. Kerry.

The centre located in Dún Chaoin overlooking Great Blasket Island retells the fascinating heritage and culture of the unique coastal community living on the Blasket Islands up until the 1950’s.

The rugged beauty of Great Blasket Island. Credit @DanielSeaViews

The story of the islanders, their way of life, language and struggle for existence is told through exhibitions, interactive displays and audio-visual presentations.

The Islandman sculpture outside the Blasket Centre in Dún Chaoin. Credit OPW

The OPW are looking for candidates with heritage awareness, good communication skills, good team working ability and that are fluent in Irish.

Applications must be in by the 3rd of April. Find out more about the position and how to apply here.

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Daniel Farrell

Interested in all things on the Irish coast and sharing the best of it. // Email: Daniel@coastmonkey.ie // Follow on Twitter: @DanielsSeaViews