Nicholas Wylde has over 20 staff working within the two shops based in Bath and Bristol – Retail managers, sales consultants, goldsmiths, jewellery designers, window dressers, jewellery valuers, jewellery stockists, administration staff, account managers and media specialists.
We are looking for a full-time, all-round Goldsmith/Setter to join our team in the workshop located in our Bath Store.
The candidate must have a good level of bench skills covering basic commissions, repairs, setting, good communication skills, and to be able to work under pressure to deliver deadlines.
This is a great role for a goldsmith to be in involved in a very busy workshop, to have the opportunity to develop their skills and to make some stunning jewellery.
The role is 5 days a week, Monday to Saturday 9am to 5.30pm (40 hrs a week). We do not open Bank Holidays.
20 days holiday, plus all bank holidays.
A competitive salary will be given to the right candidate which will include overtime, pension, life insurance, annual bonus, and a payment towards location costs.
If you are interested, please email Nicholas Wylde, with your c.v. Nicholas@nicholaswylde.com
Nicholas Wylde is happy at any time to read any application sent in. If there are no current vacancies, he will always give advice on where you can look for a career within this amazing trade.
Nicholas has worked with individuals who have approached him for work experience during their last few years at school.
Nicholas places the student within the workshop and teaches them the art of design and goldsmithing, resulting in the student taking home a piece of silver jewellery they have designed and made, hopefully learning teamwork and social skills at the same time.
Nicholas offers two placements every year but as this is popular a CV and interview is required.
Nicholas is proud to say that at least 6 students have made it their career.
Over the years Nicholas has worked with degree students wanting to highlight their subject within the beautiful jewellery trade. Whether the subject is photography, film, social media , design , or business studies, Nicholas is happy to be approached with an idea which could benefit both.
Getting experience within a trade is a good stepping stone into this career. Nicholas is happy to be approached showing your interest and availability.
Although Nicholas Wylde does not offer goldsmithing apprenticeships he is happy to give advice on how and where you could follow this career.
RENT A BENCH
Nicholas has several benches within the workshops and is happy to talk to anyone who would like to rent a bench for a period of time.