Sports Coaching Gap Year

with Oyster Worldwide

newspaper Communitites Sports Childcare Communitites Internship Teaching
location Africa South America
start date Departures possible all year round
salary Volunteer project
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided

Oyster Worldwide offer a very personal service with detailed preparation and support before, during and when you return from travel. Pre-departure services include a phone or skype interview and full briefing on what to expect. We advise on safety, cultural issues, flights, what to take, currency and what life will be like in your chosen destination. Oyster Worldwide pride themselves on selecting projects that we believe are genuinely worthwhile. Every project has been visited by a member of the Oyster team and vetted for excellence.

Sports Coaching Gap Year

typical day What's it like

A typical day on this gap year project

Every project offers a range of activities dependent on where you want to go and what you want to do. Be prepared to work with children and be physically active through coaching your chosen sport. You may be working in a school, community centre or sports club, be prepared for all duties that are required when it comes to looking after children! For further detailed descriptions please have a look at Oyster Worldwide's project specific website pages below.

ideal candidate Project Requirements

Who would be a suitable participant?

You do not need to be a top athlete to take part in our sports coaching projects. We ask that you are enthusiastic, self motivated and confident in working both alone and as part of a team. You must have a lot of energy to work with children, be fun, very responsible, sympathetic and patient.

our offer Project Benefits

What we can offer you

With Oyster you will be well prepared before departure and supported throughout your time overseas with us.
We are financially protected through IPP and ATOL meaning that your money is safe with Oyster.
Airport pick up, accommodation and food is included in the price.
All volunteers receive an Oyster T-shirt.


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