TOUR GUIDES WANTED!
NPF is actively recruiting for tour guides to lead small groups on our existing walking tour of historic Berkeley Square. Tour topics include: Civil Rights history in Las Vegas, and architectural walking tour of Berkeley Square residential neighborhood.
- Learn and deliver Berkeley Square Neighborhood Walking Tour Content
- Commit to leading the tour at least twice
Volunteer should be prepared to:
- Study provided NPF tour notes
- Optional independent study to enhance/personalize your tour
- 1-2 mornings for rehearsal prior to event date
- 2 Tours: Select Saturdays January/February
Finished tour program is about an hour to 90 minutes, including check in and final questions. The tour route is roughly one mile of flat, paved terrain.
Group sizes will be limited to roughly 10 participants.
- Previous guiding or public speaking skills preferred
- Interest in Las Vegas history, especially Civil Rights and midcentury residential architecture
- Comfortable walking for a mile outdoors during January/February
- Tour is entirely outdoors, however guides and participants must wear masks!
- Comfortable speaking in noisy environments. Neighborhood noise may include:
- High traffic area
- Barking Dogs
TOTAL NUMBER OF GUIDES POSITIONS TO BE FILLED:
- 2-3 Tour guides
OTHER STAFF/ VOLUNTEER SUPPORT:
- Tour guides will have the support of NPF Staff for practicing the tour route
- Tour guides will have a staff or volunteer check in helper. Tour guide will not be responsible for check in procedures.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: If you are interested in being a tour guide for the Berkeley Square, please contact Rosie at Rosie@NevadaPreservation.org.