Gap Year Internship Opportunities

You can find a range of internships working within your professional field. There are many companies who like to offer people a chance to work in their chosen industry. Choosing a Gap Year Internship will give you real exposure to a working environment while staying in a foreign country and earning money, sounds good right? Take a look at the following opportunities to travel overseas and get paid!

When you think of Gap Year travel you often think going off and traveling to sunny beaches or helping a community project, but what a lot of people sometimes don’t realise is that a Gap Year internship can be very useful on your cv. Taking the time out to go and do an internship will not only give you valuable working experience but also the chance to learn to live on your own, make new friends and work colleagues and some internship providers may even hire you after you stay with them.


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Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included

Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included


Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica

Want to get turn your love of skiing or snowboarding into a career? Become a ski or snowboard instructor in 2020. Receive world-class training, gain internationally-recognised qualifications and get a guaranteed paid job offer at the ski resort of your choice.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with EA Ski and Snowboard

Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included

Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included


Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica

Want to get turn your love of skiing or snowboarding into a career? Become a ski or snowboard instructor in 2020. Receive world-class training, gain internationally-recognised qualifications and get a guaranteed paid job offer at the ski resort of your choice.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with EA Ski and Snowboard




Part-Time Musical Theatre Foundation Course - BURSARIES AVAILABLE!
SPECIAL OFFER!

Part-Time Musical Theatre Foundation Course - BURSARIES AVAILABLE!


Europe

Our Part-Time Foundation course in Musical Theatre takes place over two intensive terms preparing you for drama school auditions. This course aims to work seamlessly around your day-job taking place over three evenings a week. Applications are open in January 2020.
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Make an enquiry with ArtsEd

Outdoor Activity Instructor (Apprenticeship)

Outdoor Activity Instructor (Apprenticeship)


UK

Walesby Forest is an outdoor activity centre set in over 250 acres of Sherwood Forest, with more than 80 years of heritage and a friendly team at it's core. We offer young people the opportunity to enjoy more than 30 exciting activities including abseiling, climbing, watersports and quad biking.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Walesby Forest

Various Volunteer Programs in Uganda from as low as  £100

Various Volunteer Programs in Uganda from as low as £100


Africa

You Volunteer with different Volunteer projects around Uganda, These include Teaching, Childcare, Women Empowerment, Special Needs Care, HIV/ AIDS Support, Sports Education. Street and Slum Children Support around Uganda.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Volunteers 2 Uganda

Housekeeping Assistant, France

Housekeeping Assistant, France


Europe

PGL's Housekeeping Assistant roles in France are a good platform to get started in hospitality and fantastic job to enjoy with a team of like-minded people from around the world. First impressions are always important and you can help deliver a positive and lasting first impression for our guests.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with PGL

Whistler Blackcomb Ski Instructor Course and Job

Whistler Blackcomb Ski Instructor Course and Job


NorthAmerica

Qualify as a Level 1 ski instructor in the world-class resort of Whistler and then teach for the rest of the season! Spend your days on the mountain, earning money and teaching kids to ski. The CSIA Level 1 Ski Instructor training and exam are included. Book now!
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Oyster Worldwide Ski

Paid TEFL Teaching Internship in Thailand for 4-5 months (1 semester)

Paid TEFL Teaching Internship in Thailand for 4-5 months (1 semester)


Asia

SEE's paid internship includes pre-arrival and 2 weeks of onsite training before placement in a provincial school for 1 semester. Training is conducted by SEE in Chiang Mai. There are two intakes each year. These coincide with the start of the Thai academic semesters in April and October.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with SEE TEFL

Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included

Skiers wanted Become an instructor - training and job included


Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica

Want to get turn your love of skiing or snowboarding into a career? Become a ski or snowboard instructor in 2020. Receive world-class training, gain internationally-recognised qualifications and get a guaranteed paid job offer at the ski resort of your choice.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with EA Ski and Snowboard

Wildlife conservation experience plus travel week (South Africa)

Wildlife conservation experience plus travel week (South Africa)


Africa

4 Weeks wildlife placement working on over 12 conservation projects in the greater Kruger National park plus a week dedicated to adventure and travel! Explore South Africa, help wildlife, discover natural wonders and try adrenaline pumping activities.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Hamba Africa

Paid Work

Paid Work


Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica

Chose from instructing, hospitality and support roles in one of our Canadian ski resorts. Experience the Aussie Outback or the cosmopolitan city of Sydney or Auckland. We offer the chance to earn money teaching in China or Thailand. Travel, gain experience, get to know the locals & enhance your CV.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Oyster Worldwide

Conservation Gap Year

Conservation Gap Year


Africa Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica SouthAmerica

Make a genuine difference with Oyster's many links to charities and organisations from around the world. Volunteer with exotic wildlife and help with environmental conservation by choosing from a variety of beautiful and exotic locations. Volunteer from as little as one week to up to 12 months.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Oyster Worldwide

Outdoor Land and Water Instructor

Outdoor Land and Water Instructor


Europe

Donegal Adventure Centre is all about embracing the Wild Atlantic Way's great outdoors. As an Instructor you will coach and supervise our guests in a manner that allows them to have great fun whilst feeling safe and secure.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Donegal Adventure Centre

Outdoor Instructor Training Programme

Outdoor Instructor Training Programme


Europe

Outdoor Instructor Trainee Programme Share Discovery Village based in Co Fermanagh is offering you the opportunity of a lifetime! Apply to become a highly qualified Outdoor Instructor in Ireland’s most prestigious Outdoor Instructor Training Programme. Training lasts for 12 months.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Share Discovery Village

Gap year TEFL training, certification and school placement

Gap year TEFL training, certification and school placement


Asia

SEE offers a 4-week TEFL certification onsite training program with teaching practices at local schools or a paid TEFL teaching internship for 4-5 months in a Thai provincial town school. The 4-week training course offers a job guarantee and the internship offers a guaranteed placement.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with SEE TEFL

Gap Year Programs in Latin America
SPECIAL OFFER!

Gap Year Programs in Latin America


NorthAmerica SouthAmerica

Gap year programs are transformative. The more life experience you bring to university and to your career the more successful you will be. This is because you are more focused and more aware of what you actually want to do. There are so many great reasons to travel!
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Make an enquiry with Maximo Nivel

Apprentice Activity Leader

Apprentice Activity Leader


We are getting ready for a huge year of adventure, and we would love you to be part of it. If you’re passionate about working in the outdoors, inspiring young people to learn through having fun and helping them to become the best they can be.
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Make an enquiry with Kingswood

Part-Time Acting Foundation Course - BURSARIES AVAILABLE!
SPECIAL OFFER!

Part-Time Acting Foundation Course - BURSARIES AVAILABLE!


Europe

Our Part-Time Foundation course in Acting takes place over two intensive terms preparing you for drama school auditions. The course aims to work seamlessly around your day-job taking place over three evenings a week. Applications are open in January 2020.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with ArtsEd

Become a qualified ski instructor - Train, qualify and work all in one season

Become a qualified ski instructor - Train, qualify and work all in one season


Asia Australasia Europe NorthAmerica

Do you want a career that will take you across the globe? Do you want to live and work in the world's top ski destinations? Become a ski instructor with EA Ski & Snowboard and fast-track your career in the snow industry. Choose from 26 resorts across five countries.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with EA Ski and Snowboard

Child Care Volunteer Programs from as low as  £100

Child Care Volunteer Programs from as low as £100


Africa

As a Childcare volunteer on this project, you will work within in day care centers, nursery schools, children’s homes and kindergartens to assist local staff in the day-to-day running of these centers with activities like educational and basic teaching of English, Math, Reading and Writing etc
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Volunteers 2 Uganda

Travel the globe with the coolest job on earth

Travel the globe with the coolest job on earth


Asia Europe NorthAmerica

EA Ski & Snowboard are the world's largest provider of ski and snowboard instructor internships. Turn your love of skiing or snowboarding into a career. Receive world-class training, gain an internationally recognised qualification and get a guaranteed paid job offer - all in one season.
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Make an enquiry with EA Ski and Snowboard

Volunteer Abroad Programs in Latin America
SPECIAL OFFER!

Volunteer Abroad Programs in Latin America


NorthAmerica SouthAmerica

Maximo Nivel’s volunteer programs in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru provide unique opportunities to live and work in Latin America, while giving back to the global community and immersing yourself in the local culture.
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Make an enquiry with Maximo Nivel

Sports Coaching Gap Year

Sports Coaching Gap Year


Africa SouthAmerica

Take part in coaching a range of sports including football, rugby, cricket, netball or swimming. Help and support groups of disadvantaged children around the world. Combine sport with the opportunity to travel and make a difference.
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Make an enquiry with Oyster Worldwide

Adventure Guide Program - Patagonia
SPECIAL OFFER!

Adventure Guide Program - Patagonia


SouthAmerica

Patagonia. Where else in the world would you want to perfect your outdoor skills? Rugged, remote, vast and sublime - Patagonia’s beauty is unrivalled, and the trekking is unreal.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Pure Exploration

Get Certified to Teach English Abroad
SPECIAL OFFER!

Get Certified to Teach English Abroad


NorthAmerica SouthAmerica

Teaching English abroad is a life changing experience—travel the world, immerse yourself in new cultures, get international work experience, and be an ambassador for the English language.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Maximo Nivel

Superyacht Crew - Deckhand, Steward, Stewardess, Yacht Chef, Engineers

Superyacht Crew - Deckhand, Steward, Stewardess, Yacht Chef, Engineers


Asia

Would you like to work as a deckhand, steward, stewardess, engineer or chef on a luxury superyacht?
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Galileo Maritime Academy

Medical Work Experience In India

Medical Work Experience In India


Asia

Our medical internships are an excellent way to boost your medical CV, whether for your career or university application. You'll gain knowledge of an alternative medical system and gain practical experience working alongside doctors and nurses.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Oyster Worldwide

Affordable Under 18 Volunteer Abroad Programs From £180

Affordable Under 18 Volunteer Abroad Programs From £180


Africa Asia NorthAmerica SouthAmerica

PMGY offer some of the most amazing Under 18 volunteer projects in gorgeous, exotic locations abroad from 1-week to 6-months.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Plan My Gap Year

Superyacht Hospitality Training

Superyacht Hospitality Training


Europe

This three-week hospitality course is designed to provide aspiring yacht stewards/stewardesses with the skills to deliver exceptional standards of service onboard luxury superyachts. Ideal entry route for beginners, taking the right candidates towards a lucrative and exciting career.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with UKSA

Fast Track Dinghy Instructor Course

Fast Track Dinghy Instructor Course


UK

The fast track dinghy instructor can run as a two week (experienced sailors) or four week (no experience)option. By then end of the course you will have completed your RYA dinghy instructor training and assessment, RYA powerboat level 2 and RYA First Aid (the pre requisites to complete the course).
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Galloway Activity Centre

Trainee Activity Instructor

Trainee Activity Instructor


Europe

FREE 12 month instructor training program. We provide all food and accommodation for the year at no cost to the individual. We then train you up in a range of activities, with NATIONAL GOVERNING BODY (NGB's) qualifications. We also provide £200 per month subsistence. You must be 18+ yrs old.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with ACUK

Superyacht Crew Training Course

Superyacht Crew Training Course


Europe

Have you ever wanted to work on a Superyacht? Our course would be an ideal way to start your career. Gain the skills and qualifications demanded of crew in deckhand roles. Our price includes all food and accommodation, and given the potential pay packets in the industry, you will soon cover the cost
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with UKSA

Superyacht Cadetship

Superyacht Cadetship


Europe

UKSA’s Superyacht Cadetship is a structured programme designed to train the future officers of the superyacht industry. The cadetship combines the most relevant training and phases of paid employment – a great way to earn while you learn.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with UKSA

Volunteer Adventure Project Manager

Volunteer Adventure Project Manager


Asia

Adventurous? Great leader? Looking for a new challenge? Volunteer on a Raleigh Expedition as an Adventure Project Manager and use your mountain leader or trekking experience to motivate young volunteers.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with Raleigh International

Professional Yachtmaster Offshore

Professional Yachtmaster Offshore


Europe

UKSA’s all-inclusive Yachtmaster training has frequent start dates so you can train when it suits you. Unique to UKSA are the excellent personal development opportunities on offer, which make you more employable. Fast and effective route into the maritime industry. Includes food/accommodation.
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Make an enquiry with UKSA

UKSA Watersports Academy

UKSA Watersports Academy


Europe

UKSA’s Watersports Academy is part-funded with guaranteed employment in the UK. You will train in four disciplines and gain all of the qualifications needed to work as a Watersports Instructor.
Get more details & apply
Make an enquiry with UKSA