WMSP Santa...

Hours: Up to 37.5 dependant on the needs of the business, will include evenings and weekends

Wage: £9.31 aged 25+, £8.80 aged 21-24, £7.25 aged 18-20, £5.45 aged 16-17

Duration: until 29th Dec 2019

Description: West Midland Safari Park once again play host to Santa’s Grotto in 2019 and are recruiting for the role of Santa Claus. This exciting role will include working in Santa’s Grotto, meeting and greeting families and giving them all a magical Christmas experience.

About you:

The ideal candidate will be full of Christmas spirit and be comfortable talking to all children, particularly about; toys, Elves and Reindeer!

It will be essential to remain in character at all times; telling Christmas stories, listening to toy wish lists and even singing the odd Christmas carol to ensure that all children who visit us have a memorable experience. Given the nature of the role, you will be required to dress in a Santa outfit whilst performing such duties.

You may also be required to work as an Elf on occasion in order to experience our magical Grotto and understand how we operate. You will need to take part in order to provide our guests with a memorable experience, we are looking for applicants who can offer excellent customer service and enthusiasm towards such an event.

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 selected information, will need to be satisfactory to the Company for employment to commence.

You will need to be flexible in your approach to work outside of standard business hours, including weekends, bank holidays and evenings.


As well as benefiting from working in a unique and beautiful setting, you'll also receive a range of additional perks to employment including:

* Complimentary tickets which gives you and your family and friends free admission and theme park wristbands
* WMSP reward scheme membership
* Discount in our retail and catering outlets
* Free onsite parking.

About us:

West Midland Safari Park is home to some of the world’s most beautiful and critically endangered species, with a four-mile safari drive-through, walk-through Discovery Trail, African Village and Lemur Woods exhibiting hundreds of exotic animal species with close encounters opportunities galore. The 200-acre site includes a wide range of catering and retail outlets, and a large amusement area with over 25 rides and attractions providing the ideal venue for family days out.

To submit your application for this role, please Apply Online