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Arts & Crafts Studio Assistant

Arts & Crafts Studio Assistant
Artizan International
Description of the role:

Craft Aid International is a local charity that runs weekly arts and crafts workshops in both Leeds and Harrogate for adults with disabilities. We also run a school outreach programme in Harrogate doing mosaics.

Do you love to craft? Have an interest in art projects? Would you like to help differently abled people in your community? Then you would make a perfect addition to the team at Craft Aid International!

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

At our studio is where all the planning and preparation happens for our workshops and outreach programmes and we desperately need help.

Tasks would include preparing crafts and materials for the workshops, packaging up completed items for one of our pop up sale events and general tidying/sorting of the studio space and the materials in it.

Practical information:

The hours are negotiable to fit with your schedule as well as ours and can be for 2 to 4 hours depending on your availability


Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: No
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 04.10.2018
Organisation Information

Runs weekly craft workshop sessions in Harrogate for adults with disabilities and / or learning differences, providing a fun and caring environment in which to learn new craft skills, interact with others and work together towards a common task. Trains skilled volunteers to work with faith-based organisations in the developing world, to set up employment-generating craft workshops for people with disabilities, who would otherwise be living in extreme poverty. Supports social-enterprise for disabled people in the developing world, through fundraising activities.
Weekly craft sessions are now also offered for differently-able children.

Charity number: 1160494