Working for British High Commission Georgetown

General information

The British High Commission in Georgetown, Guyana provides a working environment that is challenging but rewarding.

When applying for a specific advertised position, please be sure to forward your cover letter with reference to the position you are applying for along with your resume as directed in the vacancy notice. Candidates who are non diplomatic staff, must have the right to live and work in Georgetown.

We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those selected for interview will be contacted.

New staff will be provided with an Induction Package providing various administrative forms and an overview of the British High Commission.

Current work opportunities

If you are interested in a job opportunity at the British High Commission in Georgetown or one of the other UK delegations, DIT offices, other government departments or consulates in Guyana, please visit the FCDO 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.