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We are currently hiring!

We are looking for a full-time bookseller at the Children’s Bookshop to take us into our 50th year!

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

·        Have a love of children’s books and an ongoing thirst for reading

·        Be comfortable working with new computer systems

·        Thrive in a small team

·        Enjoy working with children

This is a full time position (5 days a week, Mon-Fri), which will occasionally involve working a Saturday or Sunday instead. It will be primarily based in the bookshop, but will also involve staffing 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: 26th March 2023.

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