get inspired to learn and explore

Working holidays are the ultimate dream job.

Get in touch

Teach in the UK

Explore the vibrant streets of London or spend your days in the English countryside. Working in the UK is the experience of a lifetime. 

With Europe on your doorstep, you can always play as hard as you work. Weekend trip to Rome or Paris, anyone?! Getting out of your comfort zone can help develop your career and skills in ways you never imagined, making lifelong friends around the world and experiences you can draw upon when returning home.

In addition to teaching, we also offer opportunities in support roles including:

  • Teaching assistants
  • Cover supervisors and exam invigilators
  • Administrators
  • Lab technicians
  • Groundskeepers
 

We're always here to support you every step of the way

We'll ensure your journey runs smoothly, providing:

  • Guidance from expert consultants who’ve lived the dream themselves!
  • Assistance with visas, security clearances and setting up bank accounts
  • Work opportunities available pre-departure and upon arrival
  • Assistance finding accommodation, local activities and travel advice
  • App based management of your work schedule for convenience and reliability
  • Online social platforms so you can connect with other travellers before departing
  • Flight reimbursements available - conditions apply

Slang Wars

Rob and Tundra provide useful tips on translating "English" to "English" when working and travelling in London.

Where can I work?

We have offices across the UK to help you get on your teaching career journey abroad.

UK Locations

Requirements

UK Recognised Qualifications
If you're a qualified Teacher in Canada, your qualifications will be recognized in the UK and will be eligible to teach there. If you don't have a teaching qualification you will still be suitable for Support or Nursery (Early Childhood) roles.
Working VISA or UK Working Rights
The most common entry to work in the UK if you're aged 18-30 is via a Youth Mobility Scheme Visa (formerly Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visa).  Alternatively if you have a UK or EU passport you will be able to teach in the UK. For more information on UK work visas click here
Up to date CV
We will require an up to date version of your resume - please review our Resume tips. If you are applying for a contract or permanent role, we can provide a template specific to anzuk.
2 Work Referees
Please include two work references for us to contact, who can verify your experience and ability.
National Police Check
Visit the National Crime Check website for more details.

Upcoming info sessions

Want to learn more about teaching in the UK?Attend one of our free info sessions to find out more.

Testimonials from teachers in the UK

Recent Blog Articles about working abroad

Get 5% off your next Contiki Trip with anzuk!

16/01/2023

Craving a get away? Wanting to explore the world and meet lifelong friends? anzuk has just the deal for you! anzuk has partnered with Contiki in 2023 to support all… Read More

Read More: Get 5% off your next Contiki Trip with anzuk!

The anzuk ambassador program in the UK  

3/01/2023

Are you a qualified Primary or Secondary Teacher or experienced Teaching Assistant or Cover Supervisor looking for a flexible working pattern, with the security of work when you want it!?… Read More

Read More: The anzuk ambassador program in the UK  

How do I set myself up for success in an English school?

8/12/2022

By Bec Donaghy, Former London Deputy Head Teacher.  I only planned on being in London for 2 years. As a teaching graduate in 2012, I had my heart set on… Read More

Read More: How do I set myself up for success in an English school?

Register to Teach in the UK

Interested in a working holiday adventure in the UK?
Register your details below and one of our friendly UK specialists will contact you. 

Please enter your name
Please enter your phone number