BRITISH CERAMICS BIENNIAL (BCB) stages its fifth festival in Stoke-on-Trent from 23 September – 5 November 2017, celebrating the best in contemporary ceramics in the heart of The Potteries.

We are looking for a Retail Intern to join our small and busy team to support us in the run up to, during and post this year’s festival with an important part of our work – setting up and running the BCB Retail shop.

We would hope that the successful applicants would begin in August 2017 for a period of 4 months. We anticipate that this role equates to some 80 working days across this period, with particularly intense periods during the festival itself.

Stoke-on-Trent – at the BCB Studio on Spode, in BCB’s office on Staffordshire University’s Stoke campus and locations across the city. 

This role is offered on a PAYE Basis. 
Salary £4000 for the contract period 


Applicants are asked to send a full CV, together with an outline of their specific qualifications for the role and what they feel they would bring to the British Ceramics Biennial and the BCB team – please respond to each point on the person specification (attached) in the order listed.

Please submit your application by:
17.00h on MONDAY 3 JULY 2017

to: Iain Cartwright 

Any queries should be directed to Iain Cartwright on:

01782 294634 or 0782 6061261.

Interviews will take place on the week commencing 10th July 2017