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Languages Work

The national information resource on careers with languages

Recruitment agencies

Most recruitment agencies in the UK that specialise in languages are based in London – however many deal with clients across the UK.

Reputable agencies will test your ability, either face-to-face or over the telephone. They may also have tests that assess your linguistic competence. Some may simply register you online, and display vacancies on an advertising board for you to apply for.

All of these recruitment agencies specialise in placing candidates with language skills:

Career Lingual

Corinium Language Associates

Crone Corkill



French Selection


Hays Multilingual

International Language Communications

Kerr Multilingual

The Language Business

Language Export Centre

Language Matters

Manpower X-border Connexions


Multilingual Vacancies

Oak Tree Recruitment

People First

Reed Multilingual

Top Language Jobs

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