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We are currently hiring!

​We are looking for a part-time bookseller at the Children’s Bookshop to join us in our mammoth 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

  •          Be ready to start in May (although we're happy to wait for the right person)

This is a part-time position (2 days a week, Fridays/Saturdays), which will occasionally involve extra days. 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: Thursday 25th April 2024.

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