News and Events

Here you will find details on upcoming events, useful websites, download our newsletter publications, promotions and and so much more.

Job Search Workshop Thursday 22 September 2016

The BCFA will host a ‘Supporting your Job Search’ seminar in London on Thursday 22 September 2016 from 10.30am - 4.30pm.  The seminar will be run by Diana Wolfin from Changing Direction

  The seminar/workshop covers analysing personal strengths and skills, CV writing and interview skills, options for voluntary work and how to network and including cultural issues when applying in the UK. 

If you are interested in attending the seminar, please email to let us know as soon as possible and at the latest by 12 September 2016. 

50th Anniversary Celebrations and Annual Members Day - Wednesday 2 November 2016

The BCFA is 50!  We will be celebrating this milestone at the British Council’s offices in London, 10 Spring Gardens, SW1A 2BN on Wednesday 2 November 2016. Please save the date and watch this space for more information.



The BCFA Facebook Group is a‘secret’ group and only open to BCFA members. It is a forum for members to meet others in similar situations to themselves and to share their experiences of being a spouse/partner/family overseas and in the UK.

Email if you wish to join..

Good Schools Guide

The Good Schools Guide  provides the most comprehensive collection of education data available on state and independent schools, tutors, special needs and university choice. It offers tailor-made individual advice and support to parents as they make this most important decision.

To subscribe, email and you will recieve your username and password.

Good Schools Guide International

The Good Schools Guide International tells you the best international schools worldwide that cater to English-speaking expatriates , gives brisk, personal expat advice and educational overviews for each city, including real-time updates or alerts.

The guide also pinpoints transition issues between school systems,countries, hemispheres and decodes exams and scores such as GCSE, SAT, AP, etc.


To subscribe, email and you will recieve your username and password.