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Job Opportunities

Working for the British Council offers you a unique opportunity to gain experience and develop skills in a modern, rapidly changing organisation with worldwide influence and impact. British Council jobs offer scope for versatility, initiative and creativity in a stimulating and supportive environment.

What are the longer-term career prospects?

You will be encouraged to manage your own career. Whatever your area and level of work, a job in the British Council is a unique opportunity to develop highly transferable skills that will serve you well, however long you work with us. 

Terms and conditions of service

Successful candidates are offered appointment on a fixed-term contract. The duration of contracts is determined by the nature of the job to be filled. Please refer to the Role Profile of the job vacancy in order to learn more about the specific terms and conditions of the advertised job.

Volunteering and internships

At the moment we do not provide volunteering and internship opportunities.


Current vacancies in Canada and around the world are advertised on our global jobs portal where you will find all the information necessary on how to apply.  

Please note that the British Council will not accept curriculum vitaes, resumes or other documentation. We will only accept the completed application form via the portal.