Christmas Temp Event Staff

Job Description

Job Title:                       Christmas Temp Event Staff

Reporting To:               Weddings and Events Manager

Rate of pay:                  Dependent on age

Employment:               Fixed Term, Casual 0 Hour contract


As a Christmas Temp you will be working at Christmas at the Castle, located in the grounds of Powderham Castle from Monday 29th November to Friday 31st December 2021.

The event will include a Christmas light walk extending over a mile through the grounds and gardens of Powderham Castle. The castle will be beautifully decorated, ready to explore and the animals in the secret garden will be welcoming visitors.

Our Christmas Barn will become a magical market with traders and craft stalls, plus a mulled wine and cider bar and a selection of delicious food vendors and festive music. Plus, Father Christmas and his elves will be meeting children in the run up to Christmas.

We are looking for confident, hardworking and enthusiastic people to join our Christmas events team, helping to ensure that the event runs safely and smoothly and visitors have an enjoyable time. You will be expected to work on evenings and weekends throughout the Christmas period (Sunday 29th November – Thursday 31st December).


Typical roles and responsibilities will include: 

  • Stewarding (indoors and outdoors)
  • Bar work
  • Serving refreshments
  • Ticket hut


Essential Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends
  • Must be aged 16 or over
  • Friendly, confident and welcoming
  • Enjoy working within a team
  • Enthusiastic with a love for Christmas
  • Willing to wear a Christmas hat!

Contact: Ella Fielding

Contact Email: [email protected]