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Teach English Abroad in a School or Homestay, Volunteer Abroad, Work & Travel Abroad
Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Italy, Myanmar, New Zealand, Peru, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand
Greenheart Travel is personally invested in providing cultural exchange programs that change lives, advance careers and create leaders. Through travel and cultural exchange, we help individuals reach their full potential, leading to a more tolerant, peaceful and environmentally friendly world.
• Teach English in a School (3-12 month contract)
• Teach English in a Homestay (1-3 months)
• Volunteer Abroad (2-12 weeks)
• Work & Travel Abroad (up to 12 months in Australia or New Zealand)
200 W. Superior St., Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60654
(888) 227-6231 toll free
(312) 944-0728 fax
Volunteer Abroad, International Internships, High School Volunteer Abroad
Africa (Ghana, Morocco & Tanzania), Asia (India & Thailand), Latin America (Brazil, Costa Rica, Guatemala & Peru)
A volunteer trip abroad with Cross-Cultural Solutions will change you. Change the way you see other cultures. Maybe even change what you do with your life. All while you change the lives of others for the better. By combining meaningful volunteer work, a rich variety of eye-opening cultural activities, free time for adventures, real opportunities to engage with local people and a safe and comfortable home away from home, Cross-Cultural Solutions guarantees that your time abroad will be genuine and immersive. Choose from nine countries with start dates year-round and programs lasting from 1-12 weeks.
A Day in the Life: Volunteer in Peru
Adventure to Peru through the eyes of a volunteer's experience with Cross-Cultural Solutions. You will be a part of something bigger than yourself—serving mankind and fanning a flame of hope and joy that for so many has grown faint.
2 Clinton Place
New Rochelle, NY 10801
(800) 380-4777 toll free
International Volunteer Projects and Internships
Africa (Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo), Asia (Cambodia, China, Fiji, India, Mongolia, Nepal, Philippines, Samoa, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam), Eastern Europe (Romania), Latin America & the Caribbean (Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Jamaica, Mexico, Peru)
Help, Learn and Explore with Projects Abroad by participating in a worthwhile international volunteer placement or internship experience. Teach in a Mexican school, work on a veterinary internship in India, teach English classes in Peru, build houses in Jamaica, or participate in a medical project in Ghana. Projects last from one week to a year in nearly 30 amazing countries around the world.
80 Broad St., Floor 32
New York, NY 10004
(888) 839-3535 (USA)
(877) 921-9666 (Canada)
Register for an upcoming Webinar or attend an Open House Event.
International Volunteer Community Service Projects
Africa (Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, South Africa, Uganda), Asia (Nepal, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam), Americas (Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, South Dakota–U.S.), Oceania (Fiji, New Zealand)
Are you seeking more meaning and purpose in your life? Discover the magic of international volunteer work with Global Volunteer Network—connecting people with communities in need in 20 countries; along with fundraising treks to Mt. Everest Base Camp, Mt. Kilimanjaro and Machu Picchu, and specialized project tours including those for 15-17 year olds and 50+ volunteers. Projects include teaching, environmental work, wildlife care, orphanages, healthcare, HIV/AIDS education and much more.
A Day in the Life: Experiencing The More
Global Volunteer Network
"The reason I travel to volunteer, not climb mountains, not lay on a beach (although I love all of those things and try to do them as much as possible), but make volunteering the point of the trip, is because of the more." Learn about experiencing the more through the eyes of a Global Volunteer Network volunteer.
P.O. Box 30-968
+64 4 920 1451
1-800-963-1198 toll free Canada/USA
0-800-032-5035 toll free UK
1-800-203-012 toll free Australia
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
Prague, Czech Republic (paid teaching job placements worldwide)
Earn your internationally recognized and accredited TEFL certificate in the heart of Europe, experience the world and discover new cultures through teaching English abroad. In just four weeks you can become TEFL certified and begin teaching English as a foreign language worldwide. TEFL Worldwide Prague graduates are certified to teach English all over the world; certificate courses are offered each month in the magical city of Prague, Czech Republic. Currently over 2,000 graduates have taught abroad in 60+ countries—apply now!
TEFL Worldwide Prague
190 00 Prague 9
+420 773 486 830
+420 283 892 440 fax
International Field Instructors, Co-Instructors & Interns
Experience the extraordinary lands and cultures of Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, India, Italy, Norway, Tanzania, Taiwan and the U.S. (American West, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Florida Keys and the Gulf Coast)
As a Field Instructor for The Road Less Traveled, you'll have the opportunity to share your knowledge and love of the wilderness, service learning and cultural awareness with bright and enthusiastic young people; work with other highly motivated, qualified, committed professionals; and experience extraordinary lands and cultures around the world. RLT Instructors are genuine, spirited, friendly, athletic, educated and well-traveled. They are not just educators and counselors, they are mentors. They are responsible, committed to those around them, purposeful and bold. The hiring season runs from September through early May.
The Road Less Traveled
2331 N. Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614-4009
(800) 939-9839 toll free
(773) 342-5703 fax
Work, Teach, Volunteer, Intern, Au Pair, Travel Abroad
Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Europe, India, Central/South America, USA
Want to improve your second language skills, add professional skills to your resume and experience a new culture? The InterExchange Working Abroad program offers U.S. citizens the ability to work or volunteer while traveling abroad in a variety of work and travel jobs, international au pair/child care positions, volunteer work and teach English placements. Non-U.S. citizens can also apply for our Au Pair, Work & Travel, Career Training and Camp programs found throughout the U.S.
• Au Pair Abroad Australia, France, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain
InterExchange Working Abroad
• Volunteer Abroad Argentina, Australia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Ghana, Guatemala, India, New Zealand, Peru, South Africa
• Teach English Abroad Austria, Chile, China, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Thailand, Vietnam
• Work & Travel Australia, Canada and New Zealand
• Jobs in the U.S. Au Pair Placements, Professional Internships and Training Programs, Seasonal Jobs (Work & Travel USA) and Summer Camp Jobs for non-U.S. citizens. InterExchange can also provide J-1 Visa sponsorship if you’ve found your own position in the U.S.
161 Sixth Ave.
New York, NY 10013
(800) 597-3675 toll free
(212) 924-0575 fax
Teach Abroad: Summer and Yearlong Teaching Assignments
American Samoa, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guyana, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Poland, South Africa, Thailand
Are you looking to make a meaningful contribution in a developing country as a volunteer teacher for a summer or a year? WorldTeach volunteers receive training, language preparation and field support, empowering them to make an impact that will last long after they leave. Volunteers are full-time teachers of all student ages and teach independently or co-teach. Most volunteers teach English, while some teach math or science. A large percentage of WorldTeach volunteers acquire full-time, paid positions in-country after their year of service.
One Brattle Square, Suite 550
Cambridge, MA 02138
(857) 259-6638 fax
Intern, Teach, Volunteer and Work Abroad
Africa (South Africa, Tanzania), Asia (Cambodia, China, Nepal, Thailand), Australasia (Australia, Fiji, New Zealand), Europe (Ireland, Spain, United Kingdom), North America (Mexico), South America (Costa Rica, Colombia, Ecuador)
BUNAC programs provide the opportunity to live and work abroad, gain real world experience, make new friends, and improve your resume while earning money to travel and explore. With work, travel and volunteering opportunities around the world, traveling with BUNAC will be one of the most fun, challenging and rewarding experiences you'll ever have!
Volunteer Work and Internships Abroad
Africa (Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia), Asia (Cambodia, China, India, Nepal, Philippines, Vietnam), Latin America (Belize, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru)
Whether you are traveling solo, with a friend or family members, on a spring or summer break, gap year adventure or medical mission, A Broader View Volunteers can arrange a rewarding volunteer experience especially for you. Choose from 24 countries with flexible start dates year-round and programs lasting from 1-12 weeks. Projects include child care & orphanages, youth and woman’s support projects, conservation and environmental issues, construction & community development, education/teaching & vocational training, HIV/AIDS awareness, language & cultural immersion, medical & dental and more. A Broader View Volunteers is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization based in the USA.
A Broader View Volunteers
236 Glen Place
Elkins Park, PA 19027
(215) 780-1845 US/CA
(866) 423-3258 US/CA toll free
(215) 887-0915 US/CA fax
(020) 3289-9896 UK
(02) 80033474 AU
4-Week TEFL Course and Teaching Job Placement Worldwide
Getting TEFL certified in Prague doesn't mean you have to stay in the Czech Republic. Graduates are teaching all over the world in dozens of different countries and locations.
As one of the oldest TEFL training centers in Prague, The Language House TEFL has been successfully administering TEFL certificate courses since 2004 and have graduated nearly 1,500 students. What makes TLH different is simple: they offer more training, more teaching practice, more hands on support and more post-course support than most other courses do worldwide.
The Language House TEFL
Na Porici 1038/6
110 00 Prague 1
+420 773 935 048
Voluntary Placements & Work Experience Internships Abroad
Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Ecuador, Ghana, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Morocco, Nepal, New Zealand, Peru, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United States, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
With 20 years experience, Travellers Worldwide is a leading international provider of voluntary placements and work experience internships abroad. Whether you are a student, career changer or a retired adventurer you can choose from over 300 volunteer projects in destinations all over the globe and immerse yourself in a fulfilling, worthwhile experience filled with meaning, fun and adventure! You will be assisted in all planning aspects of your chosen international experience with options that may include care and community projects, teaching, sports coaching, work experience, conservation, language and cultural courses, drama, dance, music, and so much more.
(603) 574-4935 (U.S.)
+44 01903 502595 (U.K.)
Senior Outdoor Instructors
From the dramatic rock formations and caves at Wulong in central southern China to the spectacular marine environment at Kota Kinabalu in Borneo, Dragonfly provides outdoor and experiential learning at its best. Dragonfly operates out of two main sites in Hong Kong: Sai Kung in the North East New Territories and Mui Wo on Lantau Island. In China, they operate out of Yungshuo and in several other Southern China locations. Courses are run on a less frequent basis in Nepal, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Sabah.
From rock climbing, jungle trekking, cave exploration (and a whole lot more), to learning Mandarin where it is really used, and working closely with developing communities, Dragonfly provides students an unforgettable learning experience. Senior Outdoor Instructors will lead courses that combine technical and non-technical activities. Instructors must have an appropriate blend of technical outdoors skills, teaching skills and interpersonal skills to be successful in this position. Dragonfly offers 1 & 2 season contracts during the Spring (late January to late May) and Fall (September to the end of November).
Director of Operations
Room 1503, 15/F, Loon Kee Building
267-275 Des Voeux Rd.
Hong Kong Central
+(852) 3585-6029 fax
Independent Study Abroad and Entrepreneurial Internships; Sustainable Programs in Agriculture & Animal Science, Health & Wellness, Biology, Business & Entrepreneurship, Community Outreach & ESL (English as a Second Language), Farm-to-Table Culinary Arts, Forestry and Outdoor Recreation
Panama City (main office and intern living quarters), San Miguel (nearest village to the Kalu Yala property; many community outreach and education interns spend a significant amount of time here), and the Kalu Yala site is still completely off-the-grid, with access by four wheel drive vehicle only
Interested in helping to create the world's most sustainable village? Kalu Yala's growing Intern Program brings students and young professionals from around the world to Panama to set their own course of work that they believe will contribute to the creation of the world's highest quality of living. Interns not only bring passion, they also bring cutting edge ideas and resources to Kalu Yala. Internships are available during the spring, summer and fall.
Panama City, Panama
PADI Divemaster Internships
Roatan (Bay Islands of Honduras)
Spend time on a beautiful Caribbean island and dive on part of the world's second largest coral reef with Roatan Dive Academy! Divemaster Interns will gain a unique insight and hands-on experience working in the dive industry while obtaining the education, training and credentials needed to become a PADI Divemaster. Find out about internship availability and the people who have already signed up. Intern at Roatan Dive Academy and experience a new career that lets you work at the most exotic locations around the world. Continue to Dive Instructor and get a head start in the job you've always dreamed of.
Roatan Dive Academy | Subway Watersports
Turquoise Bay Resort, Milton Bight
Roatan, Bay Islands of Honduras
+504/9959-1140 (in the U.S. dial 011 for international call)
PADI Divemaster Internships
Cozumel, Mexico—located on the island's undeveloped virgin beach in the clear, warm Caribbean waters; the world’s second largest barrier reef (Mesoamerican barrier reef) has walls, swim throughs and the best variety of corals, sponges and marine life.
Work, live and dive at a PADI 5 Star IDC dive resort in Cozumel, Mexico with Divemaster Internships/Go Pro Cozumel! With 14 dive boats and 30+ Divemasters on staff you are sure to have a great educational experience learning how to be a Divemaster. You will be trained by some of the worlds best professional "REAL" working Divemasters.
Divemaster Internships/GoPro Cozumel
602 Avenue Rafael Melgar
P.O. Box 222
Quintana Roo, Mexico
Adventure Travel Trip Leaders and Internships
Australia and New Zealand, Africa, Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands, Peru, Europe, Thailand, USA
Doubling as teacher, facilitator and mentor, Wilderness Adventures Trip Leaders introduce small groups to the merits of living simply while participating in backpacking, climbing, canoeing, kayaking, rafting, sailing, fly fishing, biking, mountaineering and service project expeditions in beautiful places around the world. 2015 training for all staff begins on June 12th in Salt Lake City, Utah with work through August 11th.
P.O. Box 2768
Jackson, WY 83001
(800) 533-2281 toll free
(307) 739-1934 fax
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Conservation and Community Volunteering Projects, Internship Placements and Adventure Travel Experiences
Explore more than 50 countries, including Madagascar, Costa Rica, Fiji, Thailand and Cambodia
A world of possibilities awaits you with Frontier. You could be spending memorable days scuba diving off the brilliant white sand beaches of Fiji or discovering Madagascar on a conservation project with lemurs and chameleons! Frontier has over 300 volunteering abroad projects ranging from marine and wildlife conservation, teaching, childcare, medicine, sports coaching and animal care to internships in journalism, photography, social care, scuba diving and safari game ranging — giving you unlimited adventures and excursions in beautiful locations.
17752 Skypark Circle
Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 336-8178 (US)
+44 (0) 20 7613 2422 (UK)
Adventure Guides, Camp Counselors, Group Leaders, Language Coaches
Germany, Spain, Ireland, Austria, England and Malta
Camp Europe offers young, energized people from the EU, as well as Canadians, U.S. & Australians, the opportunity to embark upon the ultimate life changing experience in the Old Continent. Working as an Adventure Guide, Camp Counselor, Group Leader or Language Coach, you will participate in an amazing summer internship and meet people from all over the world. The 5-day International Camp Counselor training session will be held in Bavaria, Germany in late June. Positions are available from 2-12 weeks and male applicants are especially needed this summer.
• Learn more about Camp Europe’s Pre-Camp Tour!
Daniel Macias Barajas
North America Division Director
29 Jardin Private Suite 303
Ottawa, ON K1K2V6
Spanish speaking Wilderness Instructors
Caribbean, Central America, South America and Canada (70 adventures in 40 countries)
Each summer a unique team of highly qualified Leaders is formed who lead, teach, role model, care for, inspire, and educate small groups in places all over the world. Each Broadreach program has its own blend of discoveries and challenges, designed to take advantage of the unique character and opportunities of the region, while focusing on individual success and group dynamics. Applicants must able to attend staff training in Raleigh, NC in mid-May and work through the summer.
806 McCulloch St., Suite 102
Raleigh, NC 27603
Summer International Directors and Mentors
Africa (Ghana, Tanzania); Asia & the Pacific (Bali, China, Fiji, India, Thailand); Central America & the Caribbean (Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala); South America (Galapagos Islands, Peru)
Global Leadership Adventures (GLA) presents a fresh, new approach to service learning abroad for intellectually-curious and socially-oriented teenagers. Working in tandem with a host country Program Director, International Directors (usually American, Canadian or British individuals) maintain the health and safety of each student, lead daily travel and program logistics, and implement GLA’s service learning leadership curriculum. Directors are also responsible for managing, supporting and guiding Mentors, who will help facilitate all aspects of programming and lead reflection sessions with their groups. Positions are available during the months of June, July and August, with intensive in-country training prior to your start date.
Global Leadership Adventures
10509 San Diego Mission Rd., Suite A-1
San Diego, CA 92108
Summer Program Leaders
British Virgin Islands, Cambodia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador & Galapagos, Guadeloupe, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Peru and the U.S. (Alaska, Montana, Mississippi)
Are you ready for an unforgettable summer? Program Leaders with VISIONS Service Adventures will mentor and lead teenagers on community service programs that blend construction-based service work, intercultural living and adventure throughout the world. Required training begins on June 18th in Bozeman, Montana or June 20th in Brooklyn, New York depending on placement, followed by a six to ten week commitment depending on location.
VISIONS Service Adventures
541 E. Babcock St., #1
Bozeman, MT 59715