bookcareers Job Club Initiative

Aug 8, 2022

We are currently running one job club, aimed at newcomers and publishing hopefuls.

bookcareers Newcomers Job Club

Open to all including
– students
– recent graduates
– NEETS (Not in education, employment or training)
– career changers
– unemployed or employed either salaried or freelance
– apprentices / interns / work experience

and already have the right to work in the UK.The bookcareers Newcomers Job Club is open to anyone who has the right to work in the UK and looking for a career in UK book publishing or the UK book industry. We accept students, recent graduates, unemployed, employed, career changers, the curious. We don’t accept writers who are looking to get published. 

The bookcareers newcomers job club will hold regular online evening meetings, for which there will be a small charge. During the online meetings, we will provide specialist advice on all aspects of job hunting including CVs, covering letters, interview skills, industry trends, and more.

There is no subscription fee.
It is free register to receive the newsletter, £6 for you to join the call and we aim to have a limited number of free honesty tickets (for those suffering hardship) for every meeting.
To be on the mailing list, please sign up for updates. 

The next meeting is on Tuesday, 21st March 2023, JOIN US HERE.

Provisional Dates for 2023:
Tuesday, 21st March
Tuesday, 11th April
Bookcareers at the London Book Fair Friday 14th April (Virtual), Thursday 20th April (in person)
Monday, 15th May

The bookcareers Newcomers Job Club is designed for anyone looking for an Entry Level role and people who are approaching the publishing industry for the first time, have limited contacts or knowledge and are likely to be experiencing a prolonged job search. We will be hosting a number of discussions on the platform which allows you to register with an anonymous username.