£8.45 per hour
Part-time for 12 weeks (20 hours per week over 4 days)
Closing Date: 1 August 2017, 12 noon
Interviews: 14 August 2017
About the Company
Halfstitch Embroidery is a feminist lifestyle brand, specialising in female empowerment merchandise. We pride ourselves on being an ethical business, and our mission is to support and inspire those who identify as female. You can get a feel for our style and products by taking a look at our Instagram @halfstitchbitch.
You can see more on our website here.
Your main tasks will be:
• Operating industrial embroidery machinery
• Using Embroidery Digitalising Software
• Assisting in the manufacturing of embroidered patches and other goods
• Assisting with working through the design process from research sketches, to resolved design and specific techniques
• Being involved in planning the layout of specific designs
The ideal candidate will have qualifications in fine art or design, however, candidates with any academic background will be considered. Full training will be provided, but a genuine interest in embroidery is crucial.
You will be highly organised and an efficient worker with good communication skills. You should have strong attention to detail and be a fast learner.
This exclusive 3-month internship is an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable practical experience in garment design and creation. Within this role you will develop and utilise business development skills, and have the opportunity to expand your professional network, whilst empowering a dynamic and innovative young brand.
Closing date for applications is 1 August 2017, 12 noon.
Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the AAI online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by noon on the closing date. State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec. We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated.
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