Working for the British Council offers you a unique opportunity to gain experience and develop skills in international cultural relations.

You will be part of a modern, rapidly changing organisation with worldwide influence and impact. Our jobs offer you a scope for versatility, initiative and creativity in a stimulating and supportive environment.


The British Council creates international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and builds trust between them worldwide. Our work involves developing relationships with people from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. Working effectively with diversity and promoting equality of opportunity is therefore an essential part of our work.


The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters – everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) 1989.


How our pay and reward policies and practices are developed and managed is important. We believe that pay and reward polices should be influenced by core values about consistency, fairness and transparency. 

Current vacancies

You can find information about current vacancies and resources to support your application by clicking on the link below.

Head of Education Netherlands

If you are interested in the post and feel that you are suitable for the role, then we would really like to hear from you. Please apply by 31 July 2022 applications will close 23:59 Central European Time (CET).

Interviews will take place week commencing 15 August 2022.

Business Pursuit Manager Benelux

If you are interested in the post and would like to apply, please do by 28 August 2022, application will close 23.59 Central European Time (CET)