JOBS: Hunt on for Christmas elves to work at Doncaster Santa's grotto

Fancy being a Christmas elf this forthcoming festive season?

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 23rd August 2016, 12:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:29 pm
Could you be an elf in Doncaster this Christmas?
Could you be an elf in Doncaster this Christmas?

Well, now's your chance - as a hunt is launched to find elves to work in Doncaster's Santa's grotto this Christmas.

Great Grottos Ltd, a firm which runs Santa's Grotto locations across the UK, is looking for people to fill the role of Santa's Elves at the Frenchgate Centre this November and December.

An advert said: "The position of Santa’s Elf in Frenchgate, Doncaster allows you to explore an imaginative performance role whilst delivering exceptional customer service.

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"Elves are responsible for greeting families upon arrival, preparing children to meet Santa, helping Santa throughout his visit and the sale of tickets and photography merchandise.

"Working alongside your Grotto Manager, Santa and other Elves, your team will have fun helping children believe they are meeting the real Santa."

The firm added that it was after "reliable, hard-working individuals able to stay in character throughout."

It added that the company provides a full training programme and handmade fitted costume to all staff.

The job spec added: "Successful candidates typically demonstrate customer service experience or a performance background. Along with a friendly character and constant smile."

Anyone interested can apply at