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OPUS Paid Work and Study in the UK

Please Note:

We regret that Kaplan International is no longer able to offer OPUS work and study in the UK and Ireland
We do still offer OPUS Work and Study in Australia, New Zealand and Canada

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Come and work and study in London!  Combine our award-winning English courses with part-time paid work in pubs, clothing stores or coffee shops.

Work and Study in the United Kingdom (EU/EEA Passport Holders Only)

One of our students at work!
  • Earn extra spending money and experience a new culture
  • Communicate in English at work and develop your language skills at school
  • Gain work experience in another language and increase your job opportunities
  • Work up to 20 - 30 hours per week in London (dependent on program/nationality)

Example work placements

  • Retail Stores
  • Cafés
  • Pubs and bars 
  • Restaurants
  • Buckingham Palace GuardsHotels (previous experience required for some roles)

Why Work & Study in the UK

  • Work & study in London, one of the busiest and most exciting cities in the world
  • Enjoy any kind of nightlife you like - from clubs frequented by royalty to underground live music
  • Shop till you drop at Oxford Circus and London's famous high streets 
  • Take some time off and discover the English countryside or picturesque Scotland
  • Hop over to Continental Europe for the weekend to visit Paris, Rome, Madrid or Amsterdam