Bedruthan Hotel & Spa

Festive / Christmas Characters - Newquay

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Active since 07-09-2018 Job category Hospitality / Tourism / Recreat...
Location Newquay Level Entry level/Graduate
Educational level GCSE / A-Level / Highscho... Employment type Fixed term contract
Hours 30 - 45 Salary £8.50 per hour
Festive / Christmas Characters

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 28 Nov to 23 December 2018
• Good cheer hours: Monday – Sunday 9.30am-3.30pm /3-8pm
• £8.50 per hour
• Elf and Safety training
• DBS check paid for

Training will begin week commencing 26 November
Performances run from 1 December to 23 December

Closing Date is Sunday 14 October.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to our Selection Day on Tuesday 16 October.

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.
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Hospitality / Tourism / Recreation
Industry / Industries Hospitality / Recreation / Travel
Region South West

Contact information

Name Tania Clark