Childwall Emporium: Creative Assistant

We are looking to recruit a creative assistant to work with us here at Childwall Emporium. This is a varied role, and requires a candidate who is adaptable and willing to take on a range of activities.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about arts and crafts, and supporting small businesses. Previous experience is not required but is desirable.

The role will involve

  • Basic shop duties – ensuring shop floor remains clean and tidy, welcoming customers, assisting them with their purchases, handling cash and card payments.

  • social media account input – uploading photographs and short captions about our products and events, answering queries from customers.

  • Running arts and crafts groups and parties– this will not be immediately upon commencing the role, but will involve working with people of all ages and abilities.


The ideal candidate must be

  • Reliable, punctual, polite and friendly.

  • Able to work with people of all ages and backgrounds

  • Open-minded and willing to learn

  • Be confident in using social media and have good IT skills – the role will involve the use of an Ipad.

  • Able to pass a DBS check – previous convictions will not automatically rule out, please contact us for more details.

The core contracted hours are 4 per week, but additional hours are available and contracted hours may be extended in the future.

Think this could be for you? Then email your CV and a covering letter to

Closing date for applications is Monday 9th March 2020. Good luck!