Christmas Characters / Actor / Actress

Mawgan Porth, Newquay
£7.91 per hour
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Are you ho-ho-hoping for a part time job this winter?

We know it’s still a long way to go until 25 December, but there’s one man who needs to plan for Christmas early…. and that’s the man with the white beard, together with his helpers. So, here at Bedruthan we are recruiting for the jolliest jobs around – Father Christmas and Festive Characters.

The role of Father Christmas and Festive Characters 

The successful candidates will be responsible for creating memorable visits by talking to children in our magical grotto, handing out our amazing presents, whilst also posing for photos wearing excellent costumes.

Full training is provided; Father Christmas and Festive Characters are assisted with clever techniques and a fun dialogue!

You could be our Father Christmas or Festive Character if you:

• Love Christmas
• Work well with children
• Are organised and on time
• Are jolly and cheerful
• Are talkative and enthusiastic
• Are cheeky and mischievous
• Are partial to mince pies
• Have drama training or amateur dramatic experience
• Look good in red and have your own appropriate beard or can wear one with confidence (FC only!)

• Short fixed term contract 23 Nov to 24 December 2017
• Good cheer hours - approx. 6 hour shift each day
• Shifts Wednesday – Sunday
• £7.91 per hour
• Elf and Safety training
• DBS check paid for

Training will begin week commencing 23 November 2017
Performances run from 1 December to 24 December 2017

Closing Date is Sunday 5 November and if you make it on to our shortlist, you will need to attend a Selection Day on Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 November so make sure you are available on these dates.

Click "apply" to answer qualifying questions, submit your CV and covering letter. 

You will need to confirm you are eligible to live and work in the UK. 

Direct applications only.