Monday, 20 February 2017

Fabric Cutter - Fabridasher LTD

Hours: 12 hours a week Tuesday - Thursday 9am-1pm or 10am-2pm Rate of pay: £8/hr


Fabridasher LTD is a small craft supplies business based near Cosham Hospital. We are looking for a fabric cutter to join our team on a part-time basis. Summary: Sets up, adjusts and operates all equipment related to the cutting of fabric. No experience necessary, full training will be given. Essential duties and responsibilities: Includes the following, other duties may be assigned. Must have the ability to consistently meet high quality/quantity performance standards Must comply with company rules, regulations and safety standards Ability to work independently Requirements: Minimum requirements/qualifications Ability to work with all kinds of materials (leather, vinyl, and fabric) Physical requirements Ability to lift and carry up to 30kg Ability to stand, stoop and bend for extended periods of time Working conditions: Exposure to dust and noise Workshop environment driven by customer demand To apply send cv and cover letter to hello@fabridasher.com

Support Worker - Banwell Pottery



To apply go here

Monday, 30 January 2017

Experienced Furniture/Cabinet Maker wanted for full time role in small woodworking workshop



We are a small wood working (with some metal working) company based in Bristol. (KONK furniture

Mainly working with oak and steel to produce industrial style pieces, almost everything we send out is made to custom size or completely bespoke. 

We are looking for someone to join us full time. It's essential that you have had workshop experience already, and understand the need to work to deadlines. The position will involve all aspects of furniture making, and it is required that you have a good all round knowledge of woodworking. Being able to weld will be a massive bonus to this role. 

The role will require someone with a quick mind who is able to switch between tasks rapidly, while maintaining a high standard of work. 

Things we think are crucial: 

Love of woodworking. 

Ability to work quickly, and accurately, for extended periods of time. 

This job is physically demanding, the applicant must be in reasonable physical fitness. 

The salary will be based on experience. 

Please send a small cover letter, and a CV via here. Please do not apply if you do not have previous experience in a similar role, we will put out another advert when we have a vacancy for less experienced staff. 

Thanks! 

Alex

Expressions of Interest for Part Time Pottery and Ceramics Teacher



Beaudesert Park School, a private, co-educational prep school in Gloucestershire are hoping to employ a part time pottery teacher to teach in the pottery department. Pottery is currently taught to Year 5 pupils and is offered as an activity to pupils in Years 5-8. 

Pay and exact hours: tbc and dependent on the chosen candidate. 


JOB DESCRIPTION

Main Responsibilities:
Teaching and learning
  • ·  To implement and deliver an appropriately a broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for Pottery and Ceramics to students age 8 to 13 years old.
  • ·  To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students.
  • ·  To facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
Planning
  • ·  To develop teaching resources, schemes of work, marking policies and teaching strategies.
  • ·  To contribute to the curriculum area and department’s development plan and its implementation.
  • ·  To ensure department documentation and practice in relation to Health and Safety is in place and adhered to.
  • ·  To assist in the process of curriculum development in Pottery and Ceramics so as to ensure the continued relevance to the needs of students.
  • ·  To ensure that the equipment is in good working order and suitable for teaching use.

General Duties
  • ·  Participate in relevant meetings with colleagues, parents and as part of curriculum enhancement, including extra-curricular activities and teaching of potential art scholarship students.
  • ·  Review your own professional development and maintain professional standards.
  • ·  Maintain a clean, tidy workshop space and look after and run the Kiln following safety and maintenance schedules.
  • ·  Arrange periodic deep cleans to reduce the dust content of the pottery room.
  • ·  Look after the clay and resources needed to run the lessons.

Person Specification:

  • Experience of teaching ceramics to young people within a classroom or workshop setting. 



Qualifications
 Appropriate qualifications or experience for the post. ie - BA in related subject and ideally an appropriate teaching qualification. 

Personal Attributes
  Enthusiasm and passion for Pottery and Ceramics education and the ability to convey it to the pupils.

If you are interested in this role please email Buffy Dismorr at B.Dismorr@bps.school with your C.V. 

Monday, 23 January 2017

Managing Director - Betty's Birds




Hello from Betty’s Birds! We are a company that specialises in unique, trend-focused creative workshops for young, fun-loving professionals looking for a memorable event or hen party, delivered across the UK. Our scope for development and growth is enormous, and our motivation and attitude towards it are fresh however our founder is going to be working away from our nest for a while so we need someone who is interested in leading this growth. Our Bristol based team is small and focussed on honesty, support and having fun, with the belief that if we are enjoying ourselves in-house this positivity will carry through to our hen party experiences. Our brand's strong identity makes us stand out from the crowd, rapidly reacting to new trends and channelling our team’s experience as professional artists. We are looking for someone with experience in team management who is confident in managing budgets, finances and marketing. As the voice of Betty’s Birds, we need someone who is empathetic to our customers, who will go above and beyond with customer service. Through each booking we genuinely befriend the client, listen to their stories, and support them in their planning, knowing that their experience with our workshop facilitators will be exactly as they planned. The summer months are busy and as a result our new Big Bird will be organised and fully on top of systems, processes, stock management and ready to hit the ground running! You will have an entrepreneurial spirit and enjoy the challenge of pushing, building and growing a young company with huge potential.. If this sounds like you and you are someone who is driven and excited to succeed, please write back with a few lines as to why you think you’re the right bird to help us fly even higher. Betty and the Birds The bird that flies highest can expect a starting salary (i.r.o.) £28k with opportunities for further benefits based on performance.

Please apply to: betty@bettysbirds.com


Life Models Wanted!



The London Atelier of Representational Art
(LARA) is opening a new drawing and painting school in Bristol and we need life models. Previous experience is desirable, though not essential, but reliability, punctuality and professionalism are crucial qualities we look for.


Full time students at the school will spend half their time drawing and painting from the model and poses will be 3-5 days a week for 2-4 week blocks. There will also be weekend and evening courses and drop-in life drawing. We like to develop good, long-term working relationships with our models and several of our London models have become an integral part of the LARA family.

If you would like to be involved in this exciting new project we would love to hear from you!

Please contact Tom on 07721937856 or
tomgreenwood@drawpaintsculpt.com

Freddies Flowers are Looking for Creatives, Actors and Musicians to join their team!





Freddie's Flowers are looking for outgoing creatives to join their Bristol team. 

The skills actors, musicians and creatives acquire make them excellent salesman and the flexibility of the job means they can easily pursue other avenues outside of selling. We have a team in London made up of predominately actors and some on a good shift make in excess of £300 in a four hour shift.

To find out more and to apply go here.