EIL UK is a charity providing intercultural learning opportunities through homestays, study abroad, international volunteering and cultural group programmes. We also offer opportunities for UK participants to increase their awareness of cultural diversity and build tolerance and understanding.

All vacancies are posted on this website.

If you are inspired by our work and would like to join our staff team or our wonderful community of hosts who provide homestays for international visitors, please take a look at the opportunities below.

Staff Vacancies

There are no new vacancies available at present.

Volunteering Opportunities


Welcoming international visitors to your home is a wonderful opportunity to learn about other countries and cultures and form friendships that can last a lifetime. Wherever you live in the UK, you can join EIL’s community of hosts.

We are currently expanding our network of hosts in the following areas

  • Bath
  • Bristol
  • Cardiff
  • Edinburgh
  • Kent (particularly: Ashford and Tenterden)
  • Nottinghamshire
  • Merseyside (particularly Southport)
  • Wiltshire (particularly Bradford-on-Avon, Chippenham and Swindon)
  • Worcestershire (particularly Worcester, Malvern, Pershore and Evesham).

For an informal chat to find out more about hosting adults or students with EIL for a weekend, a few weeks or longer, please email or call Calvin in the EIL office on 01684 562577 for an informal chat.

Support Volunteers

We are always looking for volunteers who can assist us with admin tasks in the office and help out on group excursions and day trips. This can be a great way to meet new people, learn new skills or enhance your CV. To find out more about the opportunities on offer, please email or call Calvin in the EIL office on 01684 562577 for an informal chat.

Summer Work Experience

We are open for applications from high school students aged 17-18yrs for our popular 4-6 week Summer Work Experience Placements. To apply, send a CV and covering letter explaining what you hope to gain from work experience at EIL to or call (01684) 562577 for more details.

Thank you for your interest in joining the EIL team.