Vacancy – Saturday Shop Assistant

We are looking for a Saturday shop assistant to ideally start in the New Year.

You must have a good knowledge of sewing and it’s beneficial if you have worked with our fabrics and patterns before. We would like someone who has worked in a retail environment before with an air of confidence and welcoming demeanor.

When there aren’t customers you will be expected to work on any online orders there may be.

We are currently working on an appointment system in the shop, we are also limited to four people at a time and masks must be worn by staff and customers. Please only apply if you are comfortable working within these parameters.

Hours – 9.30 – 5.30.

Rate of pay – National living wage, with a ‘shop bonus’ dependent on daily sales.

Staff benefits – 35% discount plus uniform allowance.

To apply:

Please email [email protected] with your CV and answers to the following questions.

  1. Tell us about the most recent item you have sewn for yourself or someone else.
  2. Somebody comes in the shop and is a complete beginner wanting to learn, what direction would you give them regarding our patterns and cloth.
  3. What is your favourite fabric to sew with?

Closing date for applications: Weds 16th Dec.