Explore a compilation of career opportunities at GPE and in the education sector in partner organizations.

GPE is the largest global fund and partnership solely dedicated to transforming education in lower-income countries.

We continually search for qualified staff with diverse backgrounds from around the globe, including individuals from minority and indigenous groups, persons with disabilities, and nationals from under-represented regions.

How we work

Hosted by the World Bank Group, GPE is separately governed, capitalized and branded, and boasts great teamwork, inclusiveness, a technical and professional approach to work, and a passion for achieving our goals.

Our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion

We are an equal opportunity and inclusive employer with a dedicated and committed workforce. We continuously seek to recruit and embrace individuals who will enhance our diversity regardless of gender, gender identity, religion, creed, race, color, ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability. GPE has a zero tolerance policy against all forms of sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment.

The World Bank Group's recruitment policy is to hire staff of the highest caliber, on as wide a geographical basis as possible, with preference to nationals of member countries or countries of operation.

Our vision

A quality education for every child

Our mission

To mobilize partnerships and investments that transform education systems in lower-income countries, leaving no one behind


Our goal

To accelerate access, learning outcomes and gender equality through equitable, inclusive and resilient education systems fit for the 21st century

Learn more about our values, mission, vision and GPE 2025 strategic plan

About GPE

A diverse community

At GPE we are a diverse community of more than 150 staff representing over 50 nationalities.

The GPE community is comprised of 150 staff representing over 50 nationalities.
Countries where GPE staff are from


Job benefits include medical coverage, including dental and vision, a staff retirement plan, financial assistance program, life and disability insurance, comprehensive leave policy (minimum 26 days/year) and parental leave policy (50-100 days).

Job postings

Jobs at the Global Partnership for EducationApplication deadline
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Publications and Blogs support. Short-term consultant
Jobs with GPE partnersApplication deadline
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Program manager, Education for Development

Program officer
International Development Research Centre

Social citizenship education officer. Vanuatu
Pacific Community

Knowledge management officer. Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Inclusive education (IE) project officer. Cambodia
Humanity & Inclusion

Inclusive internship program

GPE is offering opportunities through its Inclusive Internship Program targeting underrepresented regions in GPE of, Northern Europe, West Africa, East Africa, Oceania, and Middle Africa.

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