We are hiring!


So we've expanded. We're now literally double the size and have also introduced a food menu of jacket potatoes, panini and sandwiches. Due to this we're looking at hiring a permanent part-time member of staff to our team.

The successful applicant will need to be well versed in literature, have excellent literacy and numeracy skills with experience in retail. They will be working in a kitchen so experience dealing with food is desirable.

Hours: Both Saturday 9.30am-5pm AND Sunday 10.30am-4pm. Weekdays and evenings available occasionally.

Pay calculated on a minimum wage basis.

Duties will include:

Organising stock.

Serving customers including hot and cold drinks and food.

Working with money and operating a till system.

Giving advice on books.

Making food from scratch in a kitchen environment.



Organising events.

Applicants need to be over 18 due to handling alcohol.

CV with covering letter needs to be emailed to Contact@TheBigComfyBookshop.co.uk with <Your Name> Bookshop application as a subject heading. Alternatively drop your CV into:

The Big Comfy Bookshop

Fargo Village

Far Gosford Street



Closing date is MONDAY 3RD JULY. Applications received after this will not be considered. Successful applicants will need to attend an interview on WEDNESDAY 5TH JULY. If successful, the start date of employment will be SATURDAY 8TH JULY.

Full training provided.

We pride ourselves in doing things our way, often the wrong way, but still our way. We're looking for someone to join the team and to grow with us.