Manchester Craft and Design Centre

Manchester Craft and Design Centre employs a small but dedicated staff team alongside a board of trustees.


We currently have two vacancies:

Job Vacancy: Exhibitions & Events Officer

We are looking for an organised, creative and personable individual who is passionate about the arts to join Manchester Craft and Design Centre’s team as Exhibitions & Events Officer.

The Exhibitions and Events Officer is a key member of our small team. The successful candidate will plan, programme and deliver a relevant and dynamic exhibitions and events programme for Manchester Craft and Design Centre. The programme will build on valuable links with our community and stakeholders, engage existing and new audiences, and support MCAD to deliver against its charitable and commercial aims.

Closing date: 10am Wednesday 8th June 2022

Please return your application by email with ‘Exhibitions & Events Officer Application’ in the subject line to: [email protected]

Job Vacancy: Visitor Experience Assistant

We are looking for a committed, energetic, down-to-earth person who is passionate about the arts to join Manchester Craft & Design Centre’s small as a Visitor Experience Assistant.

The Visitor Experience Assistant will be a key member of our small team over the coming months. The successful candidate will assist in ensuring a welcoming atmosphere, both in-person and online. This will mean welcoming visitors onsite, as well as managing our public-inbox.

Closing date: 10am Friday 10th June 2022

Please return your application by email with ‘Visitor Experience Assistant’ in the subject line to: [email protected]

We also run a volunteering programme. If you are interested in volunteering at MCDC, head to our Volunteer page to find out more. 

If you are a Maker looking for a studio space or are interested in sharing a studio with one of our Resident Makers, please visit our Apply for a Studio page.