We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to join our small team here at Eastnor Pottery and the flying Potter. The successful candidate will be assisting in educational and recreational workshops, not only at our base in Herefordshire but in schools and community settings all over the West Midlands and beyond. Click here for more details.
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The therapeutic benefits of working with clay are considerable and well documented. Each year we work in partnership with a wide variety of arts organisations and community groups, delivering accessible, fun and quality workshops.
We have over 20 years experience of working with participants of all ages and abilities, from 8 months to 80 years, all over the West Midlands and beyond.
How to book
Please contact the Pottery using the booking enquiry form or Tel: 01531 633886 to discuss your project/event ideas.
We are looking for a motivated digital marketing apprentice to join our small and friendly team. The ideal candidate would possess excellent communication skills, be experienced in using social media networks and have a commitment to delivering quality customer service.
- Assist with online and social networking marketing – facebook, youtube, twitter, pinterest and instagram
- Plan and implement online marketing strategies
- Take photos and make short videos
- General office admin work, attending to databases, updating website.
- Designing and implementing printed promotional material.
- Assist with educational workshops in schools and community settings
- Assist with educational and recreational workshops in studio – childrens birthday parties, hen parties etc, drop-in sessions
- Workshop assistant helping with glazing, packing kilns, cleaning, moving furniture
The award winning Creative Alliance based in Birmingham will be managing all applications and suitable candidates will be invited for interview at the Pottery after the closing date.
Please apply here.
We’ve teamed up again with those lovely people at Creative Alliance to offer an exciting job opportunity.
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our small but perfectly formed creative business as a Community Arts Apprentice. You will be assisting in educational workshops in schools, community settings and here at the studio. You will be given full, on the job training in pottery techniques including the potter’s wheel, eventually being able to instruct our customers and workshop participants. The role will also require you to assist in a range of other duties including; helping with glazing, packing kilns, general office administration and gardening.
Both our previous apprentices have gone on to secure full time and part time employment with us having completed their one year apprenticeship.
Don’t delay – apply here!
As part of his training he’s been set monthly assignments by Creative Alliance based in Birmingham, one of which involved the design, planning and execution of a community project with a chosen group.
Bubbles Nursery based here in the village were keen to be involved and spent a lovely morning working with Ethan to build a bread oven in the Pottery garden.
Here’s a selection of photos documenting the build.