Start: January 2020
Salary: London living wage (£10.75 per hour)
Term: 3 months
Hours of work: 40 hours per week, 10am to 6pm Monday - Friday, and support of events after normal working hours.
Description: We are offering a paid internship here at Goldsboro Books, one of the largest independent bookshops in London. This is a fantastic opportunity for an entry-level, enthusiastic bookworm to get a foot in the door of the publishing industry. You will be surrounded by books all day, every day, and will interact with both customers and authors who visit the shop. You will be trained in the art of bookselling and will help with the running of the social media feeds / upkeep of the website. Other tasks will include, but are not limited to, general admin, dressing the windows, moving stock.
You will need shedloads of enthusiasm, with a keenness to be involved in a team, whilst also showing an impressive initiative for working alone.
Please email a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, putting 'FULL TIME INTERN' in the subject line. Interviews will take place over the coming weeks, as we are looking for someone to join us as early as January 2020 for a term of three months. Therefore, please state your availability in your cover letter.