Father Christmas

  • Lacock, Chippenham (SN15)
  • Unspecified Excellent rates

Father Christmas

Join in the festive spirit at Whitehall Garden Centre this winter by working as a Father Christmas at one of our fabulous grotto! We are currently recruiting for gentleman to play the role of Father Christmas at Lacock, Whitchurch & Woodborough Garden Centres.

Assisted by a team of Elves, you will be responsible for creating memorable visits by talking to children within one of our magical grottos.

Role & Responsibilities

·To act as Father Christmas in our magical grotto

·To provide a warm welcome greeting families and children and spending time chatting with each group

·To be part of photographs with families where applicable

·To assist in the organisation and smooth running of the grotto to ensure all families are seen within the time scales

·To liaise with the Grotto elves to effectively manage queue lengths and breaks

·To ensure Health & Safety standards are met at all times

·To maintain the agreed standards of safety and behaviour within the facility

Skills and Experience

·To provide a warm-hearted approach and gentle demeanour

·To ensure you provide a friendly and approachable environment

·To provide the ability to communicate with audiences of all ages and abilities

·To have the ability to improvise

Uniform Requirements

- All staff will be provided with a Santa Costume and a beard.


  • 28 days holidays per year (pro rata)
  • Fantastic discounts after 3 months
  • Free Parking

Only applicants successfully shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.

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