The Shop is looking for a ceramic studio intern! This is a co-op/work exchange position that provides you with a free monthly membership in return for monitoring the studio for a day shift per week. We are currently looking for someone to fill our Sunday shift (10-5)
This opportunity will provide you with practical experience about running and managing a pottery studio.
This is an unpaid position.
You must be a self-motivated worker who is eager to learn, excited about meeting new people, and very detail-oriented. You must have great organizational skills, a friendly demeanor and the ability to think creatively outside the box. Experience in ceramics and a commitment to learn more is a plus.
Daily tasks might include:
Be a welcoming, supportive, and encouraging presence to all members
Provide technical, creative and administrative support to members when asked
Perform studio duties as assigned by the studio owner/ manager/assistant, e.g. opening/closing of the studio, organizing and tidying studio, recycling clay, mixing glazes, organizing studio events, etc…
Perform member administrative duties such as managing memberships and day-passers, processing member payments, etc…
Enforce the rules and ways of working of the studio
Secure the health and safety of all members and staff in the studio
Support in the efficient running of the studio
Work cooperatively and collaboratively with others
What you GET:
The chance to be part of a creative, inspiring and growing community.
Access to a full ceramic studio
The chance to learn all about running a small business
Great music, friendly company, coffee and tea and occasional homemade baked goods
To apply please provide:
Contact information (Name, Phone, E-Mail, Website if applicable)
All applications must be submitted by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org