Work Abroad

Working, learning and volunteering abroad is a great way to travel; you can learn a language, explore new cultures, pick up new skills and fund your adventure as you go along. Not everyone can afford to travel for a year out without working ,and volunteering abroad can make your trips more worthwhile. For us, this is what travel is all about and we have hundreds of opportunities for you to work and volunteer abroad on your Gap Year, career break or sabbatical.
Work Abroad Talks

WHY WORK AND LEARN ABROAD?

  LEARN NEW SKILLS
Working abroad allows you the opportunity to gain new skills. Learn a language, become a ski instructor, or volunteer in a local community.
  LIVE LIKE A LOCAL
Working abroad lets you experience a country as a local, not just seeing the tourist sights but actually living the culture.
 
  BUILD UP YOUR CV
Make your travels more productive; working, learning and volunteering abroad looks great to future employers because you've used your travels to better yourself.
  EARN AS YOU TRAVEL
Not everyone can afford a non-working Gap Year. Working abroad allows you to fund your travels as you go along. Work hard, travel more!
 

 

WORK IN AUSTRALIA

WORK IN AMERICA

Work in America

Probably one of the most popular countries to work and travel; Oz is calling you! Take the ultimate Gap Year and spend time working in Australia!

We've got piles of information about Australia Working Holiday visas, how to find a job and tips on how to get the most of your time down under. With Australia Working Holiday visas fr £299 and the Work Australia programme fr £339, we'll help you sort your Australian adventure.



Ever dreamed of living and working in America? Whether you're spending your summer with kids in a summer camp or getting a working holiday visa for the year, we have all the info you need to earn some cash, travel the States and gain some great life experience!

BUNAC's Work America programme opens for 2015 applications on the 1st September. 

Summer Camps USA applications open on the 1st August.




WORK IN NEW ZEALAND

WORK IN CANADA

BUNAC Work New Zealand BUNAC Work in Canada
New Zealand is a pretty epic country. To fully appreciate it you need to immerse yourself slap bang in the middle of it, and a New Zealand working holiday visa is the best way of experiencing everything this amazing country has to offer.

Get a New Zealand working holiday visa fr £138 and you can spend up to 23 months earning as you travel this awesome country. With our ultimate Work New Zealand programme, we'll assist you on every step of the application process ensuring that you get your extended working holiday sorted.


Get your Canada work permit sorted with us. Whether you're heading to Canada to soak up the vibrant atmosphere in Toronto, the mountain biking in Whistler or the skiing in Banff, a flexible working holiday is the perfect way to pay for it all. Along with BUNAC, we can offer you visa advice, help with your application and assistance in finding a job in Canada.

Prices start fr £339 with self placement and full placement programmes available.

Work Canada opens for 2015 applications on the 15th Sept.




VOLUNTEERING

TEFL COURSES

Elephant Conservation TEFL China
Love baby animals? Want to help those less fortunate? Fancy saving the planet?
Responsible travel has been with STA Travel in various shapes and forms since our pioneering days. We currently offer over 90 volunteer projects from 5 days to 6 months, working with children, communities, animals and conservation.

Not only would you be 'giving something back' but volunteering also looks great on your CV! Do something good for both you and the world around you.

Teaching English abroad allows you to earn money, learn new skills and live in exciting new places. TEFL (teaching English as a foreign language) is an increasingly popular venture for people wishing to pack their bags and explore the world whilst gaining a unique teaching experience at the same time. Teach abroad in Asia, Latin America and across Europe.

ONLINE TEFL COURSES FR £99 >
 TEFL INTERNSHIPS FR £645 >


LEARN A SKILL ABROAD

LEARN A LANGUAGE ABROAD

Learning skills while you travel makes your trip more worthwhile. Coming back home with extra skills after a year abroad will show future employers that you made the most of your Gap Year or sabbatical.

Do something amazing on your travels and learn a new skill, whether you want to become a ski instructor in Canada, train to be a surf instructor in Australia or become a game ranger in South Africa!

There are many reasons to learn a language - and what better place to do it than in the country where it's spoken?! Learning a language abroad not only improves your CV but also makes travelling around easier and far more rewarding.

Learn Spanish in South and Central America, learn French in Paris, learn Japanese in Tokyo and Mandarin in Beijing.


BUNAC, THE WORK AND TRAVEL EXPERTS

BUNAC is a preferred partner of STA Travel. Established in 1962, BUNAC has helped over a quarter of a million young people to work and travel abroad in some of the world’s most exciting destinations. You’ll get personalised customer service at every stage your travels and 24-hour emergency support is available throughout the world. A top tip: the company’s reputation with employers and universities alike will see your CV grow wings. Check out BUNAC's work programmes >