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.

Planning for this year’s Festival is currently underway and the full programme has been announced (see

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



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

Please indicate dates when you will be unavailable both for interview and work during the proposed contract period.