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Reception Volunteer

A customer-oriented role with an emphasis on high standards of presentation and a genuine welcoming approach to serving customers in a beautiful prestigious west end building.
Key Responsibilities:
Greeting visitors to the building and providing up to date information our activities and services that we offer.
Answering phone calls and dealing with enquiries, or passing these to the appropriate team member.
Answering email enquiries.
Basic office admin duties.

About The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre

The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre is a spiritual centre dedicated to the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of society. We aim to be a resource to the local community.

Experience Required

Basic computer literacy. Customer service experience preferred. Basic understanding of administrative tasks.

Training Details

Full induction and on the job training will be provided by the Centre Manager. If required, the volunteer can do a shadow shift with the General Assistant. The training will last as long as is required for the volunteer to learn the necessary duties.

Location/Travel Details

25 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh EH12 5AP Minutes walk from Haymarket train station and major Lothian bus routes.


Expenses are provided for one bus fare to and from the business location. This is done on a weekly basis with the Centre Manager directly.