Are you passionate about making and sharing stories that matter? Connecting families across North America? Empowering parents and educators to impact children in and beyond their communities? Then join us!

Our high-energy, entrepreneurial Home Office team is based in iconic Cambridge, Massachusetts, mere minutes from Harvard University and the historic MinuteMan Trail. We continually nurture our company culture by volunteering together, holding weekly team-building workshops, enjoying holiday “tipples” and more! Colorful and collaborative, we’ve been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Boston Globe, British Vogue, InStyle, Better Homes & Gardens, The Today Show and Inc. Magazine for our creative work environment and award-winning products.

Does our community sounds like the place for you? Then we can’t wait to hear from you! If you are interested in any positions listed below, please send your cover letter and resume to the contact listed in the job description.

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Barefoot Books Home Office Opportunities 


Diversity in Publishing Editorial Internship 

In response to the lack of diverse voices in the publishing industry, Barefoot Books has established a Diversity in Publishing Editorial Internship. This internship is open to anyone who identifies as a person of color, including those of African/African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Latin American, Middle Eastern, or Native American/Indigenous descent. This is a part-time position that will run from September through December 2018 with a one-time stipend payment of $500. (Start and end dates are flexible.) Students and recent graduates will be considered. Application deadline: August 13, 2018.

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Want to gain new skills, make valuable connections and get an inside look at the publishing and direct sales industries...while surrounded by colorful children's books? We're always looking for diligent individuals who are eager to work alongside and learn from our passionate Home Office team! Our annual application deadlines are as follows:

Fall internships – August 30

Spring internships – November 30

Summer internships – April 15