Studio assistant

Sew Fabulous

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Sew Fabulous Community Interest Company is based in Brighton Open Market, a busy covered market in central Brighton. We are based in a warm, welcoming and professionally equipped sewing studio and dedicated classroom in Brighton’s historic Open Market. We have been here for eight years. From our studio we run weekly classes and regular workshops for all ages, from kids and teens after school classes to regular adult classes accommodating a range of abilities.

Local textiles artists regularly join us as guest tutors to run workshops.

The aims of Sew Fabulous are:

  • To provide sewing classes and creative workshops to the local community.
  • To promote the reuse and recycling of fabrics and clothing as an antidote to fast fashion.
  • To be a positive force for change in our city and to promote an inclusive environment for all.

We are recruiting for a part time general studio assistant to assist with practical tasks.

Would suit textiles/arts grad.


Duties to include:

  • Prepping teaching materials and projects for classes.
  • Researching and developing projects for students.
  • Assisting to create visually engaging studio displays.
  • Helping to produce activity packs.
  • Organising creative resources.
  • Digital duties to include: Taking and processing photographs.
  • Some admin tasks.


  • Work experience in a creative studio environment.
  • Be part if a dynamic community organisation.
  • Fun, friendly and exciting.

Practical Considerations

  • Brighton Open Market is easy to get to on public transport
  • Flexible hours
  • We provide teas and coffees.

When do I need to be available?

Details Flexible hours: Useful to be free to attend Tuesday am planning meeting
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Studio 10 Brighton Open Market
Marshalls Row
East Sussex

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training