Volunteer as an Isle of Wight Travel Ambassador with Hovertravel


So you want to be a Travel Ambassador with the Hovertravel team? Fantastic!

Find out more and try before you apply at our recruitment morning on Tuesday, 4th February 2020 from 10.30am to 11.30am at Ryde Hovertravel terminal. Simply email Nicola@visitwight.org by Friday, 31st January 2020 to book your place.

What will I need to do?

You’ll be meeting and greeting visitors and telling them all about the things to do and see on the Isle of Wight. You’ll be armed with leaflets that are full of ideas to inspire our visitors to keep coming back for more.

Where will I be based?

You’ll be based at the Southsea Hovertravel terminal.

What skills will I need?

You’ll have good communication skills and will enjoy speaking to members of the public. You’ll be enthusiastic, positive and approachable, and will have a genuine desire to promote the Isle of Wight as the perfect place for a holiday or short break.

What support will I receive?

We’ll make sure you have access to lots of information about travel and we’ll help you to answer questions if you’re not sure about something. We’ll make sure that you know who to contact if you have any problems and you’ll also receive a Travel Ambassador t-shirt. 

How much time will I need to commit?

We’ll have a rota in place throughout the peak 2020 season and you’ll agree your hours directly with the Hovertravel team. 

What else do I need to know?

As a thank you, you’ll receive a number of benefits associated with Hovertravel.

I’d like to go to the recruitment morning. How do I sign up?

Email Nicola@visitwight.org by Friday, 31st January 2020.