Work With Us

Part Time Shop Assistant

We are looking for a friendly and professional shop assistant to work in our beautiful fabric shop and sewing studio. Based in Wokingham, you’d be working Wednesday mornings 10am – 2pm and 2/3 Saturdays per month 10am – 5pm. There will also be occasional holiday and event cover so a degree of flexibility will be required.

Responsibilities will include;

  • Assisting and serving customers
  • Cutting and packing online orders
  • Keeping the shop and studio clean and tidy
  • Setting the studio up for classes
  • Stock taking
  • Assisting with event preparations

The right person will be approachable, hardworking and have a positive attitude. A love of sewing would be an advantage but is not essential. This is a key holding position so suitable for over 18’s only.

Pay £8.25 per hour

Please email sheona@sewisfaction.co.uk with your CV and a brief covering letter tell us why you’d like to work at Sewisfaction. Please put Shop Assistant Application in your email subject line.

Closing Date: 12th June 2019 (we may close the role early if the right applicant is found)

Freelance Dressmaking Sewing Tutors

We are  increasing the range of classes on offer at our Wokingham studio and are looking for freelance sewing teachers to join the team.

Our customers are friendly and keen to learn, and our sewing studio has everything needed to run sewing and dressmaking classes. If you are a sewing tutor currently teaching, or looking to return to teaching, then please get in touch.

You will need to have strong experience in home sewing; including following sewing patterns, techniques and terminology and fitting for various body shapes.

You’ll have a confident, friendly teaching style and be used to teaching groups of 6-8 people, we like our students to learn lots and have fun whilst doing so!

We run classes during weekdays, evenings and weekends and are looking for tutors who have evenings and weekend availability as a priority.

Please email info@sewisfaction.co.uk with your CV and a brief covering letter tell us why you’d like to teach at Sewisfaction. Please put Tutor Application in your email subject line.

Closing Date: Ongoing

children's sewing classes

Freelance Children’s Sewing Teachers

We love teaching the next generation of sewing lovers and are looking for experienced sewing teachers to help with our classes for children aged 8+.

You’ll need to be experienced in home sewing and comfortable with using a machine, teaching others to sew basic projects and comfortable with a group of up to eight 8-14 year olds. There will always be another member of staff with you to help with cutting, ironing and needle threading etc!

You will be friendly, approachable, calm and used to being around children. You may work with children already in a different capacity, and want to share your sewing skills or are already a sewing tutor.

Our Children’s classes & parties are 2 – 2.5 hours long and are run during school holidays, sometimes after school and some Sundays so we are looking for teachers with flexibility during those times.

Please email info@sewisfaction.co.uk with your CV and a brief covering letter tell us why you’d like to teach at Sewisfaction. Please put Children’s Tutor Application in your email subject line.

Sewisfaction fabric shop sewing studio Wokingham Berkshire