Share Our Fun City With Guests as a Tour Guide – VARIOUS LANGUAGES

Share Our Fun City With Guests as a Tour Guide

Do you enjoy people, Love our City and would like to Show It Off to the World?  Then you would be a perfect fit as a tour guide. We provide guided tours walking, on motorcoaches and in private transportation to small and large groups.  Group sizes range for 2 – 50 and we have request for many different languages.  This is a great job for anyone wanting to have fun and make some extra money.

Our most requested languages are: French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese and Mandarin.

The job: Types of guides and host services:

  • “Walking Guide” Leading a group of people on a walking tour of a specific area telling the history based on a script you will be provided.
    • Tour duration: Approximately 90 minutes
  • ”Step On Guide”  Joining a group on a bus for a tour around Nashville and sometimes Franklin on a predetermined route and with a specific script that you will be provided.
    • Tour duration: 2 ½ – 3 hrs.
  • “Private Tours” Take a small group in private transportation (provided) on a tour of Nashville and sometimes Franklin on a predetermined route and with a specific script that you will be provided. These tours may also include visiting attractions with the guests or taking them to shows like the Grand Ole Opry.
    • Tour duration 2 ½ hrs – Full day and possibly evening.
  • “Tour Host”  These are full days with guest both private and on busses where you go not only do tours but accompany them to all of their activities during the day and into the evening if requested.  These can be very long days and may be multiple day assignments.

Guides and host are generally booked several weeks in advance so it is easy to work around your schedule.

Requirements: Be bi-lingual in any of the above mentioned or other languages. Have an outgoing personality or just love people and are a little more reserved. Willing to work flexible hours on an as needed bases.

Dependable with reliable transportation to get to the assigned meeting place on time.

 

Training:  You bring the language skills and enthusiasm and we will teach you how to conduct tours as well as teach the information you need to know to share with your guests.

Pay Structure:  Guides are independent contractors and paid based on the type of service you are assigned. Although we do not permit soliciting tips or gratuities many of our guest tip their guides for good service. If tips are received they are yours to keep.

Apply:  If any of the mentioned languages are your native language or second language and you would like to learn more about being a tour guide we would love to hear from you.  Please send your resume or a message with your level of interest to:

Judy Johnson

judy@letsgotravelin.com

Subject Line: TOUR GUIDE

Manager, Portuguese Leader Communications -PORTUGUESE

Position Overview:

United Methodist Communications is seeking an experienced individual to develop, edit and manage all channels for Portuguese leader communications including website, social media and newsletters. This individual will provide translation services and other interpretive and training materials as needed. He/she will work closely with teams across United Methodist Communications to develop marketing strategies for the Portuguese audience, develop content that meets the needs of a leader within The United Methodist Church with a particular focus on content in Portuguese language and curated for a Portuguese audience.

Requirements:
 A Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, communications or a related field
 Minimum of 5 years of experience in website production and bilingual translation (Portuguese/English)
 Must have copy editing, computer and desktop publishing skills
 Outstanding communication and collaboration skills
 Must be able to work independently and in a team setting
 Proficiency in Microsoft Office environment
 Strong knowledge of the Portuguese United Methodist Church, all agencies, and various levels of leadership, theology, structure and programs is needed

 

 

UMCom welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of our work.
UMCom is an Equal Opportunity Employer