Working for British High Commission Accra

General information

The work of the British High Commission Accra ranges from helping distressed British Nationals, political and economic analysis, to issuing visas, tackling climate change, promoting UK-Ghana trade and much more. This means that the jobs we have on offer cover all of these areas.

The British High Commission offers internship opportunities every summer (2 months) to students in tertiary institutions. Attached are the various internship opportunities available.

Internship - Consular Section

Internship - Migration Section

The British High Commission Accra is an equal opportunities employer.

Current work opportunities

If you are interested in a job opportunity at the British High Commission in Accra or one of the other UK delegations, UKTI offices, other government departments or consulates in Ghana, please visit the FCO Local Staff vacancies website.

To filter the search for current vacancies, use the “Country/Territory” field on the left of the page and select the country you wish to search.

The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.

Staff recruited locally are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local employment law.

The British High Commission will never ask you to pay any fees or money for any part of the recruitment process.