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.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES AND DIVERSITY POLICY

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.

CHILD PROTECTION POLICY

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 TO APPLY

Current vacancies in the Caribbean 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.

You can find information about current vacancies and resources to support your application by clicking on the link below.
https://careers.britishcouncil.org/

OTHER CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES 

Although all of our vacancies are advertised through the portal, other local opportunities or consulting services may be listed below.

REQUEST FOR QUOTATION (RFQ)

The British Council would like to request a quotation for the provision of IT support services for the British Council Office in Kingston, Jamaica for a two-year period. We require the services of an IT Consultant(s) to perform preventative maintenance and ad hoc repairs to ensure the smooth running of the IT infrastructure and assets of the British Council Jamaica staff, office and projects. This is not an exclusive list of requirements and full overview of Support Responsibilities will be agreed on the signing of a contract.

Deadline: June 30 at 23:59 EST

Required Criteria  

  • Microsoft Certified Professional

  • A minimum of two (2) years of work experience in IT maintenance, and support.

  • 3-4 years’ experience in desktop user support

  • Network Skills (computer, server, WIFI) Microsoft certified professional (MCP) 2008/2012/2016 version

  • ITIL V3/V4 Foundation (this cover basic processes we follow like incident, change, problem, release management etc.)

  • Basic physical Server management