Working at Dreweatts | My Work Experience

Working at Dreweatts | My Work Experience

Working at Dreweatts | My Work Experience

My Dreweatts Work Experience by Peter Jonathan ‘PJ’ Gregory

As part of my year 8 curriculum I did a two-day work shadowing placement. On 26 & 27 June I joined Dreweatts auction house where I took part in various activities.

Inline Image - Cataloguing antiques at the warehouse
Cataloguing antiques at the warehouse

During my time at Dreweatts I attended an auction where I collated the prices the lots were sold for. I then had a trip to the warehouse, in which I viewed, photographed and catalogued antiques. Additionally, I interviewed a couple of staff members, each interesting and different in their own ways, and asked a series of questions.

Inline Image - Photographing antiques at the warehouse
Photographing antiques at the warehouse

This experience was unique and informative. I also learned all about antiques and behind the scenes. I found my days, although short, at Dreweatts very inspiring, it even helped me consider my future career! Finally, I would like to thank all the staff for making me feel welcome and involved. Overall a great experience.

Thank you!

PJ Gregory

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