Studio Assistant

More than just another festival, the BRITISH CERAMICS BIENNIAL (BCB) is a statement of intent, a significant and long-term intervention in the landscape of the Potteries and its ceramics industry and heritage as Stoke-on-Trent confidently moves forward and reinvents itself for the c21st. Planning for the 2015 Festival is currently underway with the majority of the programme set. 

We would hope that the successful applicant could begin work in July 2015 for a period of 5 months. We anticipate that this role equates to some 50 working days across this period.

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 part-time, freelance basis. The successful applicant will be responsible for their own tax, National Insurance arrangements. 

FEE £3500.00

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, to or BCB Ltd, Room WS001, 4 Winton Square,  Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2DE by:

5pm, FRIDAY 12 JUNE 2015

Any queries should be directed to Iain Cartwright on: 01782 294634

Interviews will take place on the week commencing 15th June 2015.

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