Christmas Elf- Activity Leader


Christmas Elf- Activity Leader


£10- £13 per hour dependant on expertise


You must be available for all the following dates and times:-

Induction & training: Sat 20th November, 10:00am- 16:00pm

Dress rehearsal: Sat 27th November, 10:00am- 16:00pm

You must be available for at least half, though preferably all of the following dates:

Sat 4th, Sun 5th, Sat 12th, Sun 12th, Sat 18th & Sun 19th December 09:00am- 16:45pm or 09:15am- 17:00pm dependant on the role.


West Boldon Lodge

Job Summary:

Groundwork South and North Tyneside has been Changing Places and Changing Lives for 25 years through a variety of environmental, learning, health and skills programmes:

We are a fast paced and diverse charity with an excellent track record in partnership working and high-quality delivery.

Santa is searching for people to join his top elf team to bring the magic of Christmas to life.

You will entertain and engage families as they move through the Santa’s Winter Woodland (SWW) experience at West Boldon Lodge. You will deliver an activity, supporting families to complete the activity and making their visit magical and memorable.

There are a number of elf roles available. If successful you will be allocated the role most suitable for your skills and experience.

Santa’s Winter Woodland is an interactive Christmas experience that has been running for over a decade. Families with children aged 4-10 years old will visit West Boldon Lodge to meet Santa and his top elf team. Most of the event is outdoors and includes a combination of led-activities, exploration, and performance.

We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate our commitment, we have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service

Groundwork SaNT believes that a child, young person or vulnerable adult should never experience abuse of any kind. We have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults and to keep them safe. We are committed to practice in a way that protects them.

Instructions for Applicants:

Please carefully read the Job Description and Person Specification.

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GW Application Form

GW Declaration of Convictions Form

GW Equal Opps Form

We welcome applications from individuals seeking employment or from freelancers or similar who hold public liability insurance and who would invoice us for a pre-agreed total at the end of the event.

Freelancers / self-employed should outline why you are suitable for the role, by email to You may use any format to explain why you are suitable for the role such as CV, portfolio of work, or video. You should bear in mind that your application will be assessed based on how well it demonstrate that you meet the criteria in the person specification.

Everyone else, should outline why you are suitable for the role by completing Groundwork’s Application Form. This should be submitted along with the Declaration of Convictions Form and Equal Opps Form to

Hard-copy applications will not be reviewed. If you have any accessibility requirements that need to be discussed further then please contact or call 0191 428 1144. Only successful applicants will be contacted to confirm interview dates and times, no feedback will be given on unsuccessful applications.

Closing Date: Monday 25th October 2021

Interview Date: Tuesday 2nd November 2021