Mixed Media Crafter/Upcycler

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Part time
Application deadline: 
Friday, 27 September, 2019 - 12:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Daisy Chain

Mixed Media Crafter/Upcycler 

Location: Daisy Chain Superstore, Ross Road, Stockton-On-Tees

Hours: 18 hours per week 

Salary: £20,500 per annum, pro rata

Contract: Fixed Term for 24 months (with a view to extend subject to funding)

I am passionate about improving the lives of families affected by autism and believe I can make a difference. Does this sound like you?

Daisy Chain is a well-known and established charity in Tees Valley specialising in helping families affected by autism. We believe that Daisy Chain makes a demonstrable, significant and sustainable difference to the lives of hundreds of families across the Tees Valley. Working at Daisy Chain gives you the opportunity to make a difference on a daily basis and to the see the positive outcomes that your input can make.

Come and join Daisy Chain in this exciting new two year pilot upcycling programme where we will work with adults with autism to transform items destined for landfill into saleable products. Become part of an expanding team at our established community Superstore to help make a difference to those affected by autism across the Tees valley. We are looking to recruit creative and skilled individuals who are fully committed to our organisations aims and objectives.  The successful candidate must have previous experience of working with a broad range of products including fabric and paints and have a passion for restoring or upcycling items.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

Application form, job description and person specification can be obtained from our website:  https://www.daisychainproject.co.uk/Pages/Category/work-for-us. Alternatively, you can contact the HR Department on 01642 531248 who will send you a recruitment pack. 

Closing date for applications        12 noon on Friday 27th September 2019

Assessment and interviews           Monday 7th October 2019

This position is currently vacant. We would like the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

Completed application forms should be sent to:  recruitment@daisychainproject.co.uk via email or post to Recruitment, HR Department, Daisy Chain, Calf Fallow Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees, TS20 1PF

CVs must be accompanied by a Daisy Chain application form. Applications will not be processed without a Daisy Chain application form.

Daisy Chain Project is a Registered Charity Number 1109792, Company Limited by Guarantee 4763989