Work with us

If you’re passionate about history and historical fiction and want to be part of a growing business, then we would love to hear from you. Specific opportunities are listed below. All positions are offered on a freelance basis unless otherwise stated. You must be a UK resident in order to apply.

To enquire about a position, email jobs@thehistoryquill.com.

Blog post writers

We pay £85 GBP for blog posts on writing craft and historical topics. We usually send out requests for blog post pitches every month to our roster of blog post writers.

To apply to join our blog post writers roster, email Rachel Smith at jobs@thehistoryquill.com. Tell us about your writing experience, your interests, and what kind of topics you would like to write about. Please include samples of previous blog posts you have written (this is mandatory: you must have experience of writing blog posts). You must be a UK resident to apply.

The application deadline is Thursday 27 January at 23:59 GMT.

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