Fashion designer for Sportswear Brand

Vacancy Details

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

Employer Name:

The Power of Greyskull, Penarth

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales

Location:

Penarth

Closing Date:

16/09/2016

Vacancy ID:

35885

Pay:

National Minimum Wage

Hours of Work:

40

Start Date:

19/09/2016

Age Range:

Applicants must be between 16 and 24

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
Fashion and Clothing Design
Sector:
Design, Arts and Crafts
The Power of Greyskull is a privately owned, vibrant bespoke sportswear brand where we are fashion led while being totally customer focused. Due to organic growth we are looking to expand our team by recruiting a fashion design assistant and seamstress. This is an awesome opportunity for someone looking to develop a career in this exciting industry.
We design and make all our sportswear in house in our studio in Penarth, Cardiff. Our fabrics are woven in Italy and printed in Keighley in Yorkshire. We are proud to be an British manufacturer and offer a guarantee to both customers and suppliers that this will not change.
We make all of our stock designs in standard sizes, we also offer a made to measure service where we can make all our items to each individuals needs. There are many people out there who do not fit conventional size guides and we love that we help everyone wear something that fits them perfectly.
An exciting opportunity for a Fashion Design Assistant & Seamstress.
TPOG are looking for a creative candidate with a passion for clothing and a flair with fabric. Your main duties will be to assist the designer and work on a range of tasks including sewing, pattern cutting, design, product development, as well as day to day help of running the business (i.e social media, advertising, scheduling appointments etc). Through personal development, training and experience this role will grow to include meeting with TPOG clients which could be an individual looking for custom sportswear to a business looking to sell a bespoke range therefore a friendly professional attitude is necessary.

Preferred Learning Provider

ITEC SKILLS AND EMPLOYMENT (WBL)

Desirable personal qualities

Good organisation skills are extremely important.
Sewing skills and pattern cutting skills are highly desirable.
Excellent organisation skills
Creative energy and input
Professional, friendly attitude
Able to work as part of a team and individually
Good verbal communication skills
Good problem solving skills
Efficiency and able to adapt to different situations

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

Interviews to be arranged and conducted by the employer.

Eligibility

Please check that you are eligible to apply for Jobs Growth Wales before applying.
Your application will be refused if you are not eligible.
This vacancy has been placed by the employer in the language of their choice. This means that the vacancy might only appear in Welsh or English.