Work for us

We at Walker believe in creating something special.  We bring children fun and engaging stories by the best authors and illustrators, which can be experienced in innovative ways.  If you would like to be a part of this, please see below for our current vacancies.  Plus, you can also check out our tweets for job alerts! Follow the bear here.

We are always on the lookout for talented people from a range of different backgrounds to work with us.  We aim for diversity in our staff so that we will reflect more closely the community we work in and the people who we make our books for.  As one step towards this, we have signed up to the Equip Publishing Equalities Charter.

If you would like to apply for any of these roles then send your CV along with a covering letter to Alexandra Miller at


Current Vacancies:

Internship Oppertunity

Walker Books are looking for an intern to help out in the Marketing and Sales department for 2 months, ending June 30th . Ideally the candidate will be able to start as soon as possible and will be passionate about publishing and childrens books. The internship is unpaid but we will cover travel expenses and provide you with lunch from our canteen.

Please email Alexandra Miller at for more information and to submit your CV and Cover Letter.

Special Sales Executive

The deadline for applications for this role is the 31st May 2016

To view the full job description click here


Submitting Illustrations and Manuscripts:

If you would like to submit a manuscript or find out how to illustrate books for us please visit the Your Questions page here


Work Experience & Internships:

We now offer work experience placements in specific departments.  Applications are accepted for over 18s.  Please click this link: Work Experience Placements / Internships to see what is currently available. 

If you would like to apply for any of the placements advertised then please identify the work experience placement in which you are interested in the subject line when you send your CV to Alexandra Miller at