Best Job In The World! Luxury Maldives Resort Seeks A Bookseller!


Philip Blackwell is looking for a qualified bookseller to manage a pop-up book shop, hosted by Maldives luxury resort.


Blackwell needs a person for bookshop based in luxury resort Soneva Fushi, and it is most of the people's dream job!

Blackwell said: “The pay is derisory but the fringe benefits unparalleled, the role will evolve and it is in part up to you to make the most of this unique opportunity. It’s a dream job for many people. If I was 25 again I would do it.”

The successful applicant will be expected to sign up for a minimum of three months and applicants should have “a passion for books, the ability to engage guests of all ages”

Also they need to entertain children with storytelling and host creative writing courses for guests.

Blackwell said they need someone who is creative and inspiring because people need to enjoy on their holiday!

They will also live near the exclusive resort and it is described as lying "among dense foliage on beaches with sand as soft as snow."

The shop will stock a blend of books that mirror the local environment, including the vivid marine life, and additionally titles that mirror the interests of the rich tourists.

Blackwell added : “They are highly educated, enquiring people who want to relax and get away from things but also think a bit and better themselves” 

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