Arts and Crafts Centre Workshop Leader – Cook It (open to existing Henshaws staff only)


Closing date: Monday, 17th Dec 2018

Hours: 15.2 per week (two days per week)
Salary: £10.44 per hour
Location: Henshaws Arts and Crafts Centre, Knaresborough
Contract Type: Permanent

This role will instruct and supervise Art Makers in the workshop programme at the Arts and Craft Centre (ACC).  The Workshop Leader will encourage Art Makers to reach their full potential in a safe and vocational setting.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • To instruct and supervise Art Makers with disabilities delivering cookery workshop sessions.
  • Liaise with the senior workshop leader about the aims, objectives of the workshop and its individual Art maker needs.
  • Assist Art makers to produce their own work with an aim to maximising their potential and cooking abilities.

An understanding of needs of people with learning difficulties, along with as the ability to instruct small groups of adults, is essential. The successful candidate will also need to have an interest and experience in cookery, as well as an ability to inspire and encourage others towards working and creating.

This vacancy is open to existing Henshaws staff only. To apply, please send an expression of interest to, stating how your skills and experience meet the criteria for the role.

For more information, please view the job description and person specification.

Sorry, applications for this position are now closed