When is it?
When is the deadline?
It is on 9th February
Am I eligible?
Students must be in years 10-13.
Hachette UK is a leading UK publishing group. The group is made up of ten autonomous publishing divisions and over fifty imprints, such as Trapeze and Yellow Kite, with published genres ranging across non-fiction, fiction, children's books, wellness, food and drink, art and photography, and many more. Hachette UK is owned by Hachette Livre, and has offices in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and India as well as working closely with their sister company in the USA, Hachette Book Group.
In February 2022, Hachette is giving you the fantastic opportunity to discover what a career in publishing is really like during this 1 week virtual work experience programme. The programme will give students in years 10-13 an overview of the publishing industry and what a career in publishing can offer, looking specifically at areas such as genres at Hachette, publishing books, marketing, sales, taking books to the big screen and early careers in publishing.
You will take part in live Q&A sessions with publishing professionals, meet some of the Hachette team and complete activities specifically designed to help you launch your publishing career.
The programme will take place between 14th February and 18th February 2022. You do not need to be available full time during those dates but you do need to be able to complete 10 hours of work over the week.
Live workshops with employers
You’ll meet professionals in live workshops and be able to ask them questions.
Work and assignments
You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
Fits into your schedule
Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.