Pottery Assistant Required
(9 month JobBridge Internship)
The intern will gain practical experience in the production of hand thrown stoneware pottery including clay preparation, handling, fetteling, kiln packing, glazing, decoration, throwing and turning. Also retail duties and assisting with school tours.
The intern will receive formal/informal training in the following: all aspects of the day to day running of a pottery business, general workshop duties, customer service, retail duties and merchandising. Also in the use of all pottery workshop equipment.
On completion the intern will have attained skills in customer service, pottery production, manual dexterity, attention to detail, interpersonal relationships with colleagues and customers, time management and multi-tasking.
Ability to work independently on own initiative and also to contribute as part of a team. Willingness and ability to be flexible. Ability to get on well with others. Good communication skills. Good hand and eye co-ordination. Knowledge of the ceramics sector desirable.
Apply by emailing a cover letter and c.v. to Lowry Wasson, Moville Pottery, Co. Donegal: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org