We are currently hiring!

We are looking for a full-time bookseller at the Children’s Bookshop.


This is a great opportunity to join an independent community bookshop and be at the heart of children's literature. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a good knowledge of children’s books and ongoing thirst for reading

  • Be confident on social media

  • Have computer literacy and be comfortable working with new systems

  • Thrive in a small team

  • Enjoy working with children

This is a full time position (5 days a week) that will involve working either Saturdays or Sundays, and will be primarily based in the bookshop, but will occasionally involve staffing our events in schools or external locations.

Please send us a covering letter explaining why you would like to work at the Children’s Bookshop, along with your CV.

Applications should be sent to with the subject reference: Bookseller Application.

Closing date 22nd October, with interviews taking place from 25th October.