Grotto Role - Reindeer

This Christmas, we are looking for an assortment of staff for our Christmas Grotto, which will be open from 5th November to 24th December.

The reindeer will be a pivotal role within the story telling experience of the grotto. You will be heard, but not seen by customers. You will be sat speaking in to a microphone and controlling an animatronic reindeer. You will tell a story and chat with the children in the grotto, building excitement for going to see Santa.

Being able to ad lib will be an important part of this role. Past experience working with children or within stage shows, performing arts or similar would be preferred.

Main Duties/Tasks

  • Speak to customers (both children and adults) within the grotto
  • Tell a story to customers in an interactive and fun manner


  • Open and friendly demeanour
  • Team player
  • Able to think on your feet
  • Health and Safety conscious


You must be available to work from 25th October until 24th December. You will work either morning or afternoon shifts (3.5 - 4.5 hours).

The grotto will be open 7 days a week so you will need to be available weekdays and weekends. You will receive your full rota in advance.

Salary and Company Benefits

  • Rate of pay up to £10 an hour
  • Uniform will be provided.

We are a family owned company who understand that it is the staff who make the business successful. If you would like to be part of our continued success, please apply via our online application form at or upload your CV on Indeed.

Closing date 27th September