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Intern, Teach English, Become TEFL Certified, Volunteer & Work Abroad
Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Ireland, Italy, Kenya, Myanmar, New Zealand, Peru, Puerto Rico, Russia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
Change your life, advance your career and become a leader on your next overseas adventure with Greenheart Travel. Start your international travels teaching English abroad, volunteering on a meaningful project, getting TEFL certified or working abroad in exciting destinations around the world. Make this the year you travel for a change!
Explore these exciting Greenheart Travel opportunities:
Teach English in a School • Teach English in a Homestay • Get TEFL Certified • Volunteer Abroad • Work & Travel Abroad
Teach English in Italy in 2018!
Work as an English teacher in Italy for 3 months while living with a host family beginning on February 7th. Apply by September 15th.
200 W. Superior St., Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60654
Learn about past volunteer and teacher experiences on the Greenheart Travel blog.
Work, Teach, Volunteer, Intern, Au Pair, Travel Abroad
Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, France, Guatemala, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Peru, Spain, Thailand and the USA
Are you ready to have an incredible experience abroad? Do you need the support of an industry-leading organization that you can trust to make your adventure simple, safe, and affordable? For nearly 50 years, InterExchange has helped thousands of adventurous participants just like you to find success through life-changing cultural exchange programs, because they believe you and the world will be better when you have the opportunity to travel abroad. Visit InterExchange to learn more about their au pair, English teaching, work & travel, and other experiential learning programs abroad. Just choose a program, explore the world, and live your dream. It’s your adventure, and InterExchange wants to help you make it happen!
100 Wall Street, Suite 301
New York, NY 10005
(212) 924-0575 fax
International Volunteer Projects and Internships
Africa (Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Morocco, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo), Asia (Cambodia, China, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam), Europe (Italy, Romania), Latin America & the Caribbean (Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Jamaica, Mexico, Peru), South Pacific (Fiji, Samoa)
10,000 volunteers a year. Hundreds of ongoing projects around the world. Which will you do? Make a Difference Abroad! Projects Abroad offers unique and worthwhile volunteer placements, internships and language courses in 30+ amazing countries around the world. Projects are customized to your schedule so you choose when you start and how long you stay. Protect sharks in Fiji, work in an orphanage in India, build houses in Jamaica, teach English to monks in Sri Lanka, join a public health project in Ghana, learn Arabic in Morocco and much more!
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.
4-Week TEFL Certificate Course and Teaching Job Placements
Prague, Czech Republic, with 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 2,500 graduates have taught abroad in 60+ countries! Training courses are offered each month and fill on a first-come, first-served basis.
TEFL Worldwide Prague
190 00 Prague 9
+420 773 486 830
+420 283 892 440 fax
Intern, Teach, Volunteer, Work and Travel Abroad
Africa (South Africa), Asia (Cambodia, China, Nepal, Thailand), Australasia (Australia, New Zealand), Europe (Ireland, United Kingdom, Spain), North America (Canada), South America (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, volunteer and intern opportunities around the world, traveling with BUNAC will be one of the most fun, challenging and rewarding experiences you'll ever have! If you reside outside the U.S., explore your work, volunteer and internship abroad options with BUNAC UK.
Volunteer Work and Internships Abroad
Africa (Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia), Asia (Cambodia, China, India, Nepal, Vietnam), Latin America (Argentina, Belize, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, 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 23 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
Senior Outdoor Instructors
Dragonfly operates out of two main areas: In China, they are based in Yangshuo and run courses in several other southern China locations. In Hong Kong, there are two bases, one each in the rural and country park areas of Sai Kung and Lantau Island. Courses are run on a less frequent basis in Japan, Thailand, Nepal, Indonesia and Malaysia.
With exciting outdoor adventure programs offered in China and Hong Kong, Dragonfly leads outdoor experiential education courses that combine purposeful engagement, direct experience and focused reflection. Senior Outdoor Instructors will lead courses that combine technical activities (such as rock climbing and sea kayaking) and non-technical activities (including team building, camp craft, nature walks and service). Instructors must have an appropriate blend of technical outdoor skills, teaching skills and interpersonal skills to be successful in this position. Positions are available during the spring (mid-February through end of April/mid-May) and fall (September to the end of November). If you are looking to be part of a team dedicated to doing meaningful work and making a difference in lives across Asia, apply today at LearnWithDragonfly.com.
|Fall 2017 Jobs in China and Hong Kong!
• Dragonfly is currently accepting applications for Senior Instructors for the fall season (September 4th through the end of November).
Union Hing Yip Factory Building
20 Hing Yip Street
Flat A-0805, 8/F
Kwun Tong, Kowloon
+(852) 3585-6029 fax
Teach Abroad: Summer and Yearlong Teaching Assignments
Africa (Morocco, Namibia, South Africa), Asia (China, India), Pacific (American Samoa, Marshall Islands), South America (Brazil, Ecuador)
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. Check out the latest application deadlines for all destinations.
31 St. James Ave., 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02116
(857) 259-6638 fax
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International Field Instructors, Co-Instructors & Interns
Experience the extraordinary lands and cultures of Belize, Bhutan, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Iceland, India, Italy, Norway, Panama, Peru, Tanzania, Uganda, Thailand and Vietnam and the U.S. (American West, California, Hawaii, Outer Banks, 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 2017 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
The Pure Life base camp is tucked away in the tropical rainforests of the Southern Pacific mountains of Costa Rica. Great surfing beaches and world renowned whitewater rafting opportunities are just a bus ride away.
Dare to adventure. Dare to change. Work in Costa Rica as part of a dynamic, bilingual team at Pure Life by Aspiro! Pure Life is currently hiring Field Guides with experience in the wilderness therapy industry. As part of the unique Pure Life experience, you will guide students through pristine rainforests, raft world famous whitewater, surf, and learn about Costa Rican culture, traditions and language. This program serves young adults ages 18-30, who have struggled to launch successfully into the adult world due to depression, anxiety, executive function deficits or a wide array of other mental health concerns. Applicants must have a valid passport, experience in the wilderness therapy industry, current CPR/WFA certificates, competency in the outdoors and confidence in outdoor skills. A one-year commitment is preferred. If you want to live the Pura Vida, experience the Tico lifestyle and do some serious work but also have a lot of fun, check out Pure Life.
Pure Life Aspiro
63 East 11400 South #186
Sandy, UT 84070
(801) 454-3805 fax
Pure Life is part of the Aspiro family of programs — with Field Guide positions also available in Utah.
Throughout the United States, Europe and the world (40+ countries)
Do you have a zest for life with a passion for people, travel and the outdoors? Backroads is actively recruiting Trip Leaders for their luxury biking, walking, hiking and multi-sport vacations geared for groups of families, solos or couples. Whether by foot, bicycle, kayak, raft or ski, Trip Leaders are the catalyst for a fun, interesting, safe and personally rewarding experience for their group of active travelers. Leaders enrich each trip with their personality and passion for travel and the outdoors, while providing outstanding customer service and sharing their love and knowledge of the area. In addition to Trip Leader positions, US & Canadian Camp Crews and global Trip Prep Specialists are hired each year. Positions are available from May through October.
|Summer 2017 Employment Alert
• Backroads has finished recruiting for the 2017 season. Applications for summer 2018 will be accepted beginning on October 1st!
801 Cedar St.
Berkeley, CA 94710
PADI Divemaster & Instructor Internships
The Caribbean island of Roatan, the Bay Islands of Honduras
Live on a beautiful Caribbean island and dive on the world's second largest coral reef with Roatan Dive Academy! Powered by Subway Watersports, GoPro Green 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 professional PADI Divemasters and avid conservationists. Intern at Roatan Dive Academy and experience a new career that lets you work at the most exotic locations around the world. Continue on with your PADI Instructor Development Course training and get a head start in the job you've always dreamed of. Flexible internship start dates are available every month of the year for a 4 to 9-week duration. Find out about 2017 Internship availability and the people who have already signed up. If you're open minded, positive, flexible, sociable, outdoorsy and love the water, send an email to Holly Phoenix for an application and get a taste of an amazing career!
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)
(+504) 9987-8180 (alternate)
Carpe Diem is based in Portland, Oregon, with programs in Central America (Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Roatan), South America (Ecuador, Peru), Cuba (Yup), India (Northern Plains and Himalayas), East Africa (Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda), South Pacific (Fiji, New Zealand, Australia) and Southeast Asia (Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam).
Seize the Journey. Transform Lives. Educate and Empower. Carpe Diem Education inspires growth and transformation through experiential education, community, and intercultural exchange. Serving as mentor, role model, teacher and leader, Overseas Educators challenge students by consciously teaching them how to be better group leaders and better self leaders — and how to safely travel independently anywhere in the world. Positions are available during the spring (mid-February to early May) and fall (mid-September to early December). Training commences in Portland, Oregon for two weeks prior to departure dates. Applicants must have direct experience living, working or independently traveling in the regions for which you apply, professional experience leading or facilitating groups, current certifications in WFR/WFA, and the ability to legally work in the US. If you feel you have the right balance of soft skills, travel savvy, cultural understanding, mentorship and passion, learn more at CarpeDiemEducation.org.
|Fall Season International Adventure Jobs!
Carpe Diem is currently seeking male Overseas Educators to lead in East Africa, South America and Cuba for the fall season. Staff training begins on August 31st in Portland, Oregon for two weeks, with program trips that run through December 7th.
Carpe Diem Education
1529 N Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97217
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. What project should you choose? Take an illustrated journey »
17752 Skypark Circle
Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 336-8178 (US)
+44 (0) 20 7613 2422 (UK)
Bali, Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Colombia, Argentina, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, South Africa, Morocco, China, Nepal, India, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Victoria Falls, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Laos, the Philippines, Romania, Italy and Fiji
Affordability. Experience. Quality. Responsibility. Support. Safety. Friendship. Need. Loyalty. Enjoyment. Whether you're planning a volunteer vacation, a gap year or taking a career break, International Volunteer HQ provides safe, unique, meaningful and extremely affordable volunteer programs from 1 week to 24 weeks to fit anyone's schedule. Working alongside local NGOs to provide meaningful volunteer opportunities, projects include childcare, teaching, medical and health, wildlife and animal care, environment and conservation, arts and music, sports, community development, elderly care, construction and renovation, NGO support and special needs care. Over 77,000 volunteers have been placed since 2007! Applications are accepted year round.
International Volunteer HQ
P.O. Box 8273
New Plymouth 4342
+64 6 758 7949 (International)
1 (877) 342-6588 (USA/Canada call free)
0 (808) 234-1621 (UK call free)
1 (800) 557-380 (Australia call free)
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Affordable Volunteer Placements Abroad
Africa (Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda), Americas (Argentina, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and the USA), Asia (Cambodia, India, Nepal and Thailand), Europe (Bulgaria)
Change your life and do some of the most crucial work you will ever do. Original Volunteers offer affordable placements to 20 worldwide destinations throughout Latin America, Africa, Europe and Asia. With over 100 volunteer projects that will suit every need, budget and passion, options include work with children, help at underfunded hospitals and clinics, build and repair crumbling schools, conservation projects, sports volunteering, teaching English abroad, and work with rescued animals at shelters. No set departures, no fixed itineraries. After joining Original Volunteers with a US$150 registration fee, programs are priced affordably to suit student budgets and include accommodation and experienced local support teams in all locations. Applicants must be at least 18 on arrival and have basic to good spoken English. Contact Original Volunteers for friendly expert advice and more information.
Two Gap Instructors will guide a group of up to twelve students through rigorous international settings, including programs in Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda), Asia (Cambodia, China, Thailand, Vietnam), India/Nepal, Latin America (Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru) or Cuba/Patagonia.
ARCC Programs is the leading provider of adventure, community service, international travel and wilderness travel programs for teenagers and young adults in the United States. With the opportunity to live, work, learn and explore in some of the greatest classrooms on earth, ARCC Gap Semester programs offer an educational and cultural bridge between high school and college. ARCC is looking for Gap Instructors who are enthusiastic about working with students aged 17-20 and who have strong experience working with groups. Instructors provide an academic framework and structure relevant to their location, as well as teach the curriculum designed for each location and global theme. In addition, Instructors focus on fostering constructive group dynamics, implementing ARCC’s leadership progression, facilitating games, activities and initiatives, and overseeing outfitted activities. If you are professional, fun, motivated, enthusiastic, flexible and creative, fill out the online application. Your resume, cover letter, and three references are required for a complete application. Applicants must be available for staff training (June 14–20) and the fall semester (September 9–December 16).
Director of Gap Programs
ARCC Gap (Adventures Cross-Country)
242 Redwood Hwy.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
Horse Trail Guide/Hosts
Located 20 minutes south of the Nicaragua surf beach town of San Juan del Sur, Rancho Chilamate’s signature horseback beach ride leaves from the ranch through the local community, into open fields and over hilltops for spectacular views, crossing the river several times for excellent wildlife viewing (great chance you’ll spot a monkey or two!) and then to a secluded beach for a rum and fun refreshment break and more riding adrenalin.
Saddle up for some hard working fun this summer! Rancho Chilamate is an intimate, solar-powered eco-lux guest ranch offering up close and personal guided horseback tours with amazing scenery and plenty of adrenalin riding time on the beach. The Ranch also has 4 rooms available for overnight guests, with accommodations that include breakfast and their famous family-style dinner with wine and beer. Now seeking Horse Trail Guide/Hosts who will lead horseback rides (you MUST be a very experienced Western-style rider), provide riding lessons to beginners, host guests at the Ranch, able to creatively prep, serve and host meals for up to 15 people, assist with daily errands to town and pick up and delivery of guests, and photograph each tour and do post-editing of images. If you have intermediate or higher level Spanish-speaking skills and are an enthusiastic, passionate and knowledgeable horse lover that is able to create epic experiences for guests, send your cover letter, resume and photo to Cowgirl Blue.
Heather "Blue" van Doorninck
Rancho Chilamate Horseback Adventures
San Juan del Sur, Rivas
Affordable, Safe & Secure Volunteer Abroad Stays
A trusted global community that enables people to travel and share their help in exchange for a volunteer stay in places throughout the world.
Give a little help. Stay for free. HelpStay.com is a community of people who love to travel and combine it with a purpose. Through HelpStay’s extensive database of trusted, vetted and reviewed Hosts, Helpers can find a safe, affordable and secure stay, and of course, a worthwhile volunteering experience abroad. For a nominal annual fee (with single, couple and family membership plans starting at €19.99), you’ll have the opportunity to arrange your stay at farms, homes, art retreat centers, eco-villages, backpacker hostels, surf lodges, vineyards, ranches, schools, monasteries, Kibbutzim and more! Learn how to become a HelpStayer (by registering you can contact and book your stay with any host) or Host (membership is free).
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19 Mountjoy Square East
Dublin 1, D01 E8P5
+353 1 2544962
Social Media Evaluators
The ability to work from virtually anywhere on planet Earth.
Is social media part of your daily life? Do you regularly communicate with your friends and family via social media? Do you get your news on social media? Be part of a rapidly growing global network of independent contractors working from home as a Social Media Evaluator for Appen! You will need to commit to work 4 flexible hours a day, 5 days per week (with at least one weekend day), and you will be rewarded for your ability to improve the relevancy of the newsfeed for a leading global social media platform. If you enjoy social media and want a flexible part-time schedule, send your resume to Janelle Sosh. View the Social Media Evaluator flyer »