After a successful first season, the shop will be opening up once again this October.
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🚨BIG ANNOUNCEMENT🚨- We're officially accepting applications for the next barefoot bookseller! If you would like the opportunity to spend 6 months living in paradise running a small bookshop on an island in the Maldives at @discoversoneva, then here's your chance… For exact details on how to apply and more information on the role follow the link in our bio. Please make sure you read terms and conditions before applying and good luck! ☀️🌊🌴📚 📸: @DanSu92 & Moritz Krebs #Travelblog #Dreamcometrue #Wanderlust #Maldives #Travel #Discoversoneva #UltimateLibrary
The website adds: ‘While most of us find that holidays are the only opportunity we get to read for pleasure, finding the perfect book that enhances your destination and opens your mind can be a challenge.
‘Previous Barefoot Booksellers have provided guests with unforgettable literary experiences from writer’s workshops to personal reading consultations. We are interested to see what new ideas you can bring to the role!’
According to the company, the ideal candidate will be a ‘team player’ with a passion for books.
You will need to have excellent written and verbal English skills, a ‘lively’ tone of voice to write an entertaining blog that captures the ‘exhilarating life of a desert island bookseller’, and the skills to host workshops and other guest experiences.
So, what will your duties be?
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You’ll need to handle the social media, including Instagram, and write monthly blog posts.
Wait – isn’t that all of us?
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