Join the QCEA team!

Thank you for your interest in the Quaker Council for European Affairs. We have promoted a global vision of just and peaceful relationships to European institutions, and been located in the heart of Brussels' European quarter since 1979.


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Peace Programme Assistant

We are seeking a superb candidate to join the QCEA team as a Peace Programme Assistant. This is a one year role, with a possible extension for a second year. The role supports the implementation of our peace programme, encouraging peacebuilding approaches and policies from our offices close to the European institutions in Brussels. To find out more about the role please read the Role and Candidate Profile by clicking here.

To apply please complete an Application Form (click here) and follow the instructions about how to submit it. You will need to also send a writing sample. The writing sample will be a piece of professional or academic writing that you have written in the past. The writing sample should be a maximum of one page, and so it might either be a short article or part of a longer document.

Application deadline: 18:00 CET on Sunday 22 January 2017.

If you have questions or have difficulties reading these documents please email recruitment [at]



If you think you can offer your skills to the work of QCEA please contact recruitment [at] The most common forms of volunteering at QCEA are translation and volunteering as a speaker in your local area.


Work Placements

We offer a work experience programme for a small number of candidates each year. This is usually for people looking to start a career in international politics. Our work experience placements are normally for two weeks, and offer free accommodation. To apply please email a CV and covering letter to recruitment [at] Please explain your specific policy interests and if you have recently graduated please include a list of university modules.


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