Studio Assistant Student Placement

Halfpenny London
London, UK
Posted 2 days ago

Role: Studio Assistant Student Placement

Location: Central London

Hours: Full Time, 12 month placement

Halfpenny London are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and hardworking placement student to join the Atelier team on a full time basis within a fast paced environment.

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Machine and hand sewing ability
  • Basic pattern cutting knowledge
  • Self-driven, resourceful & responsible
  • Eagerness to learn and work within the team
  • Willingness to complete a variety of tasks
  • Be proactive, detail oriented and take initiative in all given tasks. 

Tasks may include, but not limited to:

  • Fabric handling, cutting for toiles and finished garments in final fabrics
  • Sampling, hand sewing and finishing
  • Assisting our seamstresses where possible to complete new development and bridal alterations
  • Cutting for both toiles and finished garments in final fabrics
  • Assuring quality control and brand standards are upkept throughout all products
  • Making accessories for collection development and bridal orders
  • General organisation of the atelier including patterns, fabrics, samples, tools etc.
  • General studio errands

What you will learn:

  • Professional industry standards within a bridal atelier
  • Stages and processes of both sampling and production
  • Working with final fabrics and cutting techniques
  • Sewing skills, and construction techniques both by hand and machine
  • Working within a collaborative team to learn and apply advice to product
  • Introduction to production procedures within the industry

Although this position is for the Atelier team, the successful candidate will be expected when required to undertake tasks from all areas of the business, and gain many skills relating to the running of a thriving company at an exciting stage of growth.

If you think you would be well suited for this opportunity, then please send your CV, covering letter and some examples of your work to

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