S T U D I O
V A C A N C I E S
AT MAKERS HQ
WE HAVE A REALLY EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR A FASHION/TEXTILE GRADUATE:
TO HELP DEVELOP A WEARABLE PIECE OF TECHNOLOGY
FOR DEMENTIA PATIENTS
This will be:
• A 10 week fully paid placement funded by South West Creative Technology Network
• For a fashion/textiles graduate to come and work at Makers HQ with the MindFlow project team
• To help develop a piece of wearable technology for dementia patients
We are being funded by the South West Creative Technology Network (SWCTN) to produce a working prototype alongside partners Age UK, focusing in particular on reducing anxiety in people with Dementia.
We want to recruit a graduate Fashion/Textile Designer with an interest in the social application of Smart Wearables to work with the MindFlow team to produce the working prototype which will include a testing period with the Age UK dementia clients.
Application closing date: 2pm December 9th 2020
Interview date: Monday 14th December 2020
Project Start Date: 11th January 2021
Project End Date: 19th Mar
Applications need to include a CV, a covering letter, and a digital copy of your portfolio
Please send to:
Successful applicants will be sent a short brief, which you will need to present to the team via a zoom call on:
Monday 14th December
The fixed term contract will be based at the Makers HQ studio in Plymouth
The salary is £19,500 pro rata
WE ARE HIRING!
We are currently looking for a pool of experienced machinists, sample makers, pattern cutters and cutters to join our busy manufacturing team producing high end garments and bespoke accessories.
This is a zero hour contract, so would suit someone that just needs part-time work. We need to have individuals on board that are flexible and can work a few hours here and there, as and when the business requires it.
If this is something of interest to you, please click here for more info on the role:
If you would like to apply for a work experience placement within our studio, please email us with a up-to-date CV and a covering letter. Please list your experience and qualifications and tell us why you'd like to work with us.