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British Council 

Across the world

Global Wales Discover

Global Wales Discover offers funding to Welsh undergraduates, who are studying at Welsh universities, to undertake short-duration study, work or volunteering opportunities in a range of countries across the globe.  

Teach abroad as an English Language Assistant

A unique opportunity for UK students and graduates to undertake a paid placement in one of many countries around the world, learn new skills and experience the culture of another country.

Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning

Connecting Classrooms helps schools to learn about and collaborate on the issues that shape our world. It provides free classroom resources, training courses and the chance to work with schools overseas.

Lesotho Teacher Placement Programme

Qualified teachers practising in Wales have the opportunity to teach or mentor pupils in Lesotho in Southern Africa, an opportunity to be immersed in another culture, and utilise and develop teaching skills in a different environment.

Welsh Language Project

The aim of the Welsh Language Project is to promote and develop the Welsh language in Patagonia, Argentina, by recruiting language development officers from Wales to undertake teaching placements in Patagonia’s Welsh speaking communities, and to provide training and leadership to the team of local tutors.

 In Wales 

Language Assistants

Language Assistants are native speakers of French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian or Chinese. They can work with school pupils to improve their language skills, increase their cultural awareness and boost their confidence.