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Apprenticeships & Work Experience


As part of our commitment to retaining skills and developing careers in the Ceramics Industry, we are happy to consider applications for Apprenticeships. These could be for roles in our Office, Shops, Design Studios, Warehouse or in Ceramics Manufacture. As well as receiving on the job training working closely with an experienced Mentor, we would support the achievement of a relevant and recognised qualification.

Work Experience

We are committed to developing links with schools, colleges and universities, and we are happy to accept invitations from students looking to undertake unpaid work experience placements. These placements may involve time spent in our Offices, Shops, Warehouse or Factory, normally over a 5 day period.

If you are interested in either please apply, in writing, to stating your areas of interest and dates available.

Factory PR & Marketing Manager

Hanley, Stoke On Trent

We are looking for an experienced individual who will help to support the delivery of our ambitious sales growth for our Award winning Emma Bridgewater Factory by:

  • Raising awareness of the Emma Bridgewater Factory amongst target customers
  • Increasing repeat customer visits to the Factory site
  • This role will report directly into the PR & Marketing Manager in our Putney Office


  • Lead the development and delivery of the Emma Bridgewater Factory Marketing and PR plan to hit agreed marketing objectives (sales, PR and customer acquisition targets)
  • Work with the Factory Retail Team to recommend events and activities to drive footfall at key trading times, developing marketing plans and partnerships to support activities at the Factory
  • Work with the Emma Bridgewater Marketing & PR Manager to support the national PR plan
  • Our Stoke PR and Marketing Manager is the main point of contact for media visiting the Factory so will play an important part in coordinating press visits, PR briefings and arranging interviews
  • Manage relationships with local media, businesses and groups
  • Manage the Factory customer database, planning and implementing a communication plan for individual customers and groups, using email and direct mail
  • Briefing and signing off all Factory Marketing materials
  • Briefing updates for the Factory website
  • Develop the Factory social media plan, and manage Tripadvisor reviews and responses
  • Assist with specific projects and events at the Factory
  • Managing the monthly Stoke Marketing and PR meetings

You will ideally have worked at Regional PR level previously and have experience of managing events and copy writing. Strong communication and organisational skills are essential for this role.

This is a full time position.

To Apply

Please send a copy of your CV and current salary to:

Kate Ellis, Head of HR

Full role profile available on request. No agencies please.

Closing Date for Applications


Weekend Retail Assistant

Fulham Shop, Fulham High Street, London

We are looking for a weekend Retail Assistant for our Fulham Shop starting in mid-January.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a retail environment and awareness of the Emma Bridgewater brand and product.

Strong customer service and sales skills are required for this role.

You must enjoy working in a small team, be prepared to use your own initiative and be flexible.

To Apply

Please send a copy of your CV and current salary to:

Kate Ellis, Head of HR

Closing Date for Applications