Freelance Studio Assistant

Website Fernweh UK

“Fill your life with adventure.”

Come and join the Fernweh team! It’s been an incredible 2022 for Fernweh, I have been non stop all year, and I’m delighted to be growing the fab Fernweh team for the second time this year, as I look towards what will be our busiest Christmas yet!

I’m looking to hire a second freelance Studio Assistant, to work approx 8-10hrs a week at our busy studio in Aberdeen over the Christmas period, with the possibility to extend into 2023. This role would be perfectly suited to a freelancer looking to supplement their own income, or a student/ recent graduate looking for experience in a growing small sustainable fashion business. Hours can be flexible to suit your own needs.

Main Duties
– Assisting with packing orders
– Cutting out fabric and manufacture prep
– Some basic sewing
– Assisting with studio photoshoots
– Assisting with general studio organisation

Personal Profile
– Must have a keen interest in slow, sustainable fashion
– Fashion related qualification desirable but not necessary.
– Knowledge of pattern cutting and sewing on an industrial machine would be preferred but happy to teach this.
– Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and multitask.
– Be able to work as a small, friendly team, whilst also demonstrating initiative where necessary.
– Above all, an enthusiastic attitude towards learning and making


Fernweh UK Studio – Deemouth Artist Studios, Torry, Aberdeen

If you want to join our team then please email your CV, a cover letter stating why you’d be suited to the role and any relevant images of past work to fernwehuk@gmail.com

Application Deadline – 15th August, with start date beginning September 2022.

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