Trainee Curtain & Blind Maker

Full Time
10.42 ph

Job description

We are seeking a Trainee Curtain & Blind Maker to join our growing team of soft furnishers at our new workroom set in the beautiful Granary in Berkeley Castle Estate.

The successful candidate will be assisting Senior Curtain and Blind Makers with hand-sewing high-end soft furnishings. Full training will be provided and you do not have to have specific experience to apply. However you should have good hand-eye coordination, a solid work ethic, an ability to maintain consistent standards, high levels of attention to detail and a pride in making things. In the past we have found people with no sewing history but previous catering or front of house hospitality experience can excel in this role.

The role is varied but will mostly involve following our jobsheets, and:

  • Hand sewing hems and linings
  • Sewing hand headings
  • Assembling roman blinds
  • Assisting the workroom team as required

This role will be full-time, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

The recruitment process will be as follows:

  • Informal interview (20 minutes)
  • Hand sewing test to your assess ability to learn (30 mins)

Please include your CV and a covering letter with your application, explaining your interest in this role.

We are a value led company and in addition to competence and skills recruitment of all colleagues is driven by these beliefs and our wider culture.

  • We love winning
  • We are proud of what we do
  • We look up, not down
  • We are dependable
  • We work together

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £10.42 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Casual dress
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: Trainee Curtain and Blind Maker 0817


  • Casual dress
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking

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