Royal Mail are hiring 33,000 temporary staff for the Christmas period as they are expecting a surge in parcels and letters this winter amid the pandemic.
They ae taking on an extra 10,000 temp staff due to the pandemic and the new staff will be added to Royal Mail’s 115,000 strong workforce.
Royal Mail chief HR officer Sally Ashford said, “During these unprecedented times we believe it is critical that Royal Mail continues to deliver.
“We want to do our best to deliver Christmas for our customers and support the effort on the pandemic.
“This helps the whole country to celebrate and stay safe during these difficult times.”