Wonky Weaver in Llandovery is seeking a keen and enthusiastic apprentice and/or volunteer aged 16+. Our desired candidate should have a passion for or background in design, textiles, art, engineering and science, balanced with a willingness to learn weaving, spinning and dyeing.
Ideal personal characteristics will include creativity, patience, positivity, pro-activity and ambition.
You should be available for at least 8 hours per week, and ideally on a Saturday or Sunday at least in the first instance.
You will be from Carmarthenshire and/or West Wales, but preferably from Llandovery.
In return for your time, Wonky Weaver will provide:
1. Full training on weaving loom technology, set-up, warping, design and weaving across several floor and computerised dobby looms.
2. Access to state-of-the art weaving looms and equipment
3. A paid allowance
4. Sponsorships for formal education and training in textiles, dyeing or other creative arts.
5. Other benefits to be agreed.
For interested candidates, please send your Curriculum Vitae, and a brief cover statement (no more than 500 words) outlining why you would like this opportunity.
Please send your CV and statement to Wonky Weaver using e-mail – email@example.com before the 30thJune 2022.
Please note this does not constitute an offer of Employment