Woodlands Leisure Park comprises the award-winning Woodlands Family Theme Park and the AA 5 gold pennant standard Woodlands Grove Caravan & Camping touring park.  It is set in beautiful south Devon, just seven miles from the nearest beach and five miles from the picturesque, waterside town of Dartmouth.  We are members of the Best of British Quality Touring and Holiday Parks, BH&HPA and BALPPA.

Woodlands Family Theme Park has a variety of rides, attractions, play equipment, indoor play centres, falconry centre, zoo-farm, catering areas (discounted staff meals!), retail outlets, entrance and ice-cream kiosks.

– Seasonal Actor – Christmas Elf

– Seasonal Actor – Father Christmas

– Catering Assistant

– Ride & Play Area Operator

– Administration Assistant

Please scroll down for more information on each vacancy and how to apply.
You must be willing to have a DBS (formerly CRB) check.

Do you love Christmas, acting, have a bubbly personality and lots of imagination? The position of Santa’s Elf allows you to explore an imaginative performance role whilst delivering exceptional customer service in Santa’s Grotto!

As an Elf, you are responsible for preparing children to meet Santa. You and the other Elves will have fun helping children believe they are meeting the real Santa.

You must be available to work 25th November to 23rd December 2022.

Please note you will be required to work all of the following dates:

26th, 27th, November

3rd, 4th, December

10th, 11th, 15th December

17th – 23rd December

(If you are unavailable for any of the above dates please do not apply)

The 17th to 23rd December will be on a rota basis.

Hours of work will be approximately 9:00am to 5.30pm & from 21st to 23rd December 9:00am to 6.30pm. The 15th December is an evening event approximately 3:00pm – 8:30pm.

*During working hours, you will be dressed as an Elf (full costume provided) *

This is a seasonal vacancy and you must be over the age of 16 years old.
You must be willing to have a DBS (former CRB) check.

How to Apply

If you wish to submit your application with a CV then please email it to:

fun@woodlandspark.com

We are looking for a traditional Father Christmas to delight our younger guests over the festive period.

As Father Christmas, you are totally focused on the job at hand, telling stories about the North Pole and asking children about their Christmas list.

Whatever question they ask, you’ll ensure that the magic is sprinkled and the anticipation of Christmas Eve is heightened.

Your confident, kind and jolly nature will be backed by the ability to say HO, HO, HO with plenty of enthusiasm and of course, you look just like the real Father Christmas. A real white beard would be amazing!

You must be available to work from 25th November to 23rd December 2022.

Please note you will be required to work some or all of the following dates:-

25th, 26th, 27th, November

3rd, 4th, December

10th, 11th & 15th December

17th – 23rd December

Hours of work will be approximately 9:00am to 5.30pm & from 21st to 23rd December 9:00am to 6.30pm. The 15th December is an evening event approximately 3:00pm – 8:30pm.

During working hours, you will be dressed as Father Christmas (full costume provided)

This is a seasonal vacancy and you must be over the age of 16 years old.

You must be willing to have a DBS check, this would be at the company’s expense.

Potential for further employment for future events in 2023.

How to Apply

If you wish to submit your application with a CV then please email it to:

fun@woodlandspark.com

We are looking for a full-time person, to work in our busy office and reception, though part-time would be considered.  The ideal applicant will be highly computer literate, with previous experience of Microsoft Office.  Training will be given on our computerised booking systems, after which they will need to have the ability to retain and apply a large amount of information.  It is important to have a cheerful, confident personality, good customer care skills and excellent attention to detail.  Being able to work weekend days and during school holidays is also important.

This is an interesting, varied role which involves a good deal of telephone work and customer/staff interaction, as reception is the main centre for enquiries, bookings, deliveries and arrivals for the caravan park.  There are various duties including: answering enquires; taking, processing and amending bookings for the Family Theme Park and the Caravan Park; greeting visitors; checking-in arrivals; dealing with deliveries; creating signs/posters/flyers using Photoshop; using Access databases; handling incoming and outgoing post; organising and compiling packs; dealing with e-mails using Outlook; researching and ordering items online; keeping customers’ storage accounts up to date; tasks associated with events and promoting the park; writing letters; filing; laminating; photocopying; taking accurate messages and passing on important information.

Must be willing to have a DBS check.

How to Apply

For the Administration Assistant vacancy, please phone or email with your land address for an application pack:-

 Tel: 01803 712598

Email: kate@woodlandspark.com

We are seeking to recruit staff for full/part-time roles for the season (up to 40 hours), there is also the possibility of weekend and school holiday work during the winter. The position we are currently looking to fill would involve working mainly in the catering areas. The Catering Assistant role involves greeting and serving customers, operating tills, maintaining a clean environment, taking payments and some food preparation.

As a member of the park staff you could be involved in more than one department due to the diverse nature of the Park, however personal preferences can be taken into account. The other roles could involve working in the shop, entrance kiosk, rides and play areas.

The position would suit a variety of people from students to the semi-retired. It is important to enjoy working with the general public and in a team.

Applicants must be 16 years or over.
You must be willing to have a DBS (former CRB) check.

How to Apply

Click here to fill in our Online Application Form!

If you wish to support your application with a CV then please email it to:

fun@woodlandspark.com

We are seeking to recruit staff for full/part-time roles for the season (up to 40 hours), there is also the possibility of weekend and school holiday work during the winter. The position we are currently looking to fill would involve working on rides, in attractions and play areas.  As a member of the park staff you could be involved in more than one department due to the diverse nature of the Park, however personal preferences can be taken into account. The other roles could involve working on tills, in catering, the shop and the entrance kiosk.

The position would suit a variety of people from students to the semi-retired. It is important to enjoy working with the general public and in a team.

Applicants must be 17 years or over.
You must be willing to have a DBS (former CRB) check.

How to Apply

Click here to fill in our Online Application Form!

If you wish to support your application with a CV then please email it to:

fun@woodlandspark.com

We are seeking to recruit staff for full/part-time roles for the season (up to 40 hours), there is also the possibility of weekend and school holiday work during the winter. The Gift Shop Assistant role involves greeting and serving customers, taking payments, operating tills, carrying out the opening and closing procedures; as well as maintaining a clean, attractive environment, monitoring stock levels and displaying stock effectively. The ideal candidate would have some retail or customer care experience and a flair for displays.

As a member of the park staff you could be involved in more than one department due to the diverse nature of the Park, however personal preferences can be taken into account. The other roles could involve working in the entrance kiosk, catering, rides and play areas.

The position would suit a variety of people from students to the semi-retired. It is important to enjoy working with the general public and in a team.

Applicants must be 17 years or over.
You must be willing to have a DBS (former CRB) check.

How to Apply

Click here to fill in our Online Application Form!

If you wish to support your application with a CV then please email it to:

fun@woodlandspark.com