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About us
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them worldwide. We work in more than 100 countries and our 7000 staff – including 2000 teachers – work with thousands of professionals – 
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What is it like to work at British Council?

4.1
Work/Life Balance
3.8
Salary/Benefits
3.7
Job security/advancement
3.9
Management
4.1
Culture
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What are people saying about the leadership at British Council?

85%
of employees approve of CEO’s performance
CEO Approval is based on 319 ratings
5.0
Excellent place
Written by Welfare Officer and Office Manager (Former Employee) from Leeds, West Yorkshire on 28 September 2019
I worked for The British Council in Leeds from 1991-2001 and one of the best jobs I have had. I left for pastures new but have never found an employer as good. I learned so much ie how international scholarships work, how Britain promotes itself overseas, office management and accounts. I also met some great people (still in touch) had opportunities, - more...
Pros
Meeting people from overseas and UK, opportunities, staff support
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What jobs are available at British Council?

Top work locations
4.4
Manchester
4.3
Birmingham
4.0
Cardiff
3.9
London
Most popular roles
4.8
Proctor
4.3
English Teacher
3.7
Project Officer
3.7
Project Manager

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What did candidates say about the interview at British Council?

Interview experience
Based on 50 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 50 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 47 interviews
About a month
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