Local Santa

Cherry Hill Programs - Hamilton, ON (30+ days ago)

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  • Casting Call for Santa Role* - NOW HIRING!
Do you believe in Santa and the magic he brings to children of all ages during the Christmas season? Are you ready to show the world your great beard, your fabulous smile and that special twinkle in your eye? With Christmas 2020 just a sleighride away, now is THE perfect time to groom your beard and join us in creating that special Santa magic for the Christmas 20 season.

For over 60 years, Cherry Hill Programs has created the magic for all visiting Santa for their annual photo. We operate in locations throughout the United States and Canada during the months of November and December. At Cherry Hill Programs, we believe in tradition and the magic Santa brings to all celebrating the season.

Some basic requirements for the Santa role are:
Required background check
Real white beard, great smile and jolly demeanor
Excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on listening
Strong, instinctive desire to create the Santa magic for Christmas
Ability to announce a hearty HO HO HO

If youve checked your list twice and think you have what it takes, apply for the Santa role today!

As an Ambassador representing Cherry Hill Programs, Santa is responsible to understand and uphold the companys policies and procedures toward creating a magical experience for every visitor. With emphasis on providing quality service and quality photos, creating a magical experience for all celebrating the Christmas season is our goal.

Full time, Part time and Fill-in positions available at a mall near you!


Pass Background Check

Good communication skills with an emphasis on listening

Positive demeanor, welcoming smile

Must enjoy interacting with children and families

Ability to read and speak English language

Excellent personal hygiene

Ability to sit for long periods of time

Adherence to company policies and procedures, including media inquiries

Must be dependable and punctual for all scheduled days/hours

Essential Duties

Providing a safe, enjoyable and magical experience for all visiting Santa and celebrating the season

Conducting oneself professionally with attention to maintaining a jolly demeanor and exceptional physical appearance while in Santa costume

Punctuality is a must, with Santa dressed and ready for escort to set on time for opening

Attention to safety on set for all guests

Remaining calm and positive in the face of challenges including difficult visitors, crying babies, etc.

Ability to accept guidance from Talent Management Team, Local Manager and Staff


Previous Santa experience or training is helpful but not required


Good communication skills with an emphasis on listening

Ability to provide excellent customer service

Ability to interact and have patience with all ranges of personalities, especially children

Knowledge of popular toys for Christmas season

Brand: Cherry Hill Programs
Address: 75 Centennial Pkwy North Hamilton, ON - L8E2P2
Property Description: 0735 - Eastgate Square Shopping Ctr
Property Number: 0735