Book a FREE Careers Clinic call

Take a step towards your dream career

This is your first step with We offer a FREE 15-minute telephone consultation, to get to know you and evaluate your needs. Based on this confidential one-on-one conversation we will make recommendations on the most successful route to where you want to go, and make suggestions for your next steps with us. We recognise that every person is different. Our Careers Clinic call allows us to tailor our services to meet your unique needs.

If you are living in the UK and Ireland, this is a totally free service, with no obligation to purchase, so you have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Take charge of your career now and make that booking.

We are only able to offer this free service those who are currently living in the UK and Ireland.
You must be in the UK at the time of the call.
If you are based elsewhere in the world and would like to be part of our client programme (unfortunately there are no international sponsored places or gratis appointments available), please use this form to book an appointment

To learn what is involved in a Careers Clinic call and how to prepare, listen to this.

We do not take calls concerning Visa Sponsorship. Any person booking a call and asking for Visa Sponsorship will have the call terminated. If you want information on Visa Sponsorship to work in UK book publishing please read this article.

There are no changes to our free service, nor any enforced donations, but we are currently asking those who book a Careers Clinic call if they are in a position to do so, to consider a donation to our bookcareers sponsorship page and help support The Book Trade Charity.
If you are not in a position to donate, please do not feel obligated.

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Tell us the first date you’re available in the box below. Then click “NEXT” to display the available slots. Appointments are usually released on a two-week rolling basis.

(If you want to narrow down your criteria, uncheck any days you can’t do and choose your preferred times.)