Santas Elves (fixed-term)

Location: Sherwood Forest Village - Nottinghamshire

Hours of Work: Part-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.95 per hour

Contract Type: Fixed Term/Temporary

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 03 August 2018

Santas Elves (fixed-term)

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.


On Friday 9 November 2018, each Village falls under a captivating spell and transforms into an enchanting Winter Wonderland.  With twinkling lights, glittering decorations and Santa’s Woodland Workshop, the forest comes alive with the anticipation of Christmas.


  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


Becoming one of Santa’s Elves is a truly magical task. It’s not just about helping children feel at ease with the wonderful experience of seeing Santa, it’s about keeping the spirit of Christmas alive which means good will, fantastic customer service and making people smile – whatever their query or request.  Sometimes you may work in one of our special retail outlets, or be tasked with meeting and greeting guests.  The role is as diverse as it is magical, which makes it a unique experience for you.

Please note that this is a fixed-term contract from 26 October 2018 to 25 December 2018.

Due to the sensitive nature of this role the successful applicant will be required to apply for disclosure with the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB). This disclosure, together with other selection information, will need to be satisfactory to the Company for employment to commence.


We have various part-time contracts available between 32 - 120 hours per 4 week period, on a flexible basis. Your workings hours are between 9am – 9pm Monday – Sunday.

This is a fixed term contract from 26 October – 25 December 2018.


Essential requirements:

  • Excellent communication and customer care skills

Desirable requirements:

  • Previous experience of working with children
  • Previous acting / entertainment experience

Closing date:  3 August 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held: 6 August 2018 at 12 Noon

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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