Legendary Santa Characters – Seasonal

Come be a part of one of Richmond’s best holiday traditions – Legendary Santa at the Children’s Museum!

We are now accepting applications for seasonal staff to support the magic of Legendary Santa in the iconic character role of Snow Ambassador. They are truly Santa’s helper and helps ensure the Legendary Santa experience is enjoyable for children and families.


All characters are responsible for making every child’s experience with Legendary Santa joyful and memorable. The Snow Ambassador greets children and families in a pleasant manner and is excited and cheerful when interacting with guests. Staff should remain in character at all times! Costumes are provided.


Successful applicants will have acting experience and experience working with children. Applicants should be able to sit up straight for long periods of time and go from sitting to standing positions frequently. Applicants should be able to speak clearly and enunciate well. Applicants should be at least 17 years old and able to pass a background check.


Shifts vary between 7AM and 9PM from November 27 – December 24. Staff can expect to work 15-40 hours per week.

To apply:

Please email your resume and head shot if available to jobs@childrensmuseumofrichmond.org.

About Us:

The Children’s Museum inspires growth in all children by engaging families in learning through play. At all four locations of the Children’s Museum, we inspire growth by engaging families in the power of play, knowing that everyone can learn more—and learn better—when they play together. 

The Children’s Museum is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, uniform service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by federal and/or state law.