Work as an intern on a gap year or working holiday
Internships Abroad: Work as an intern on a Gap Year or Working Holiday
Want to get work experience around the world? Be inspired on an amazing internship abroad! Getting involved on an internship on your gap year is an amazing way to gain new experience and spice up your CV at the same time. It’s also a chance to challenge yourself and get immersed in the authentic atmosphere of your chosen destination. We offer a wide range of amazing, unpaid internship opportunities abroad.
Get incredible hands-on medical experience and make a real difference in local communities in Oceania and Asia. Or try out a pre-veterinary internship and work with wildlife, livestock and domestic animals at game reserves, farms and rural villages! Whatever work experience you want on your gap year, there’s an ideal internship opportunity waiting for you around the world!
What is an internship?
An internship is an opportunity to gain work experience abroad in a specific field. An internship can add skills to your CV and set you on the right road to a successful future career. Internships are voluntary and usually unpaid positions. They are designed to give you first-hand experience in your chosen industry.
Get work experience around the world
Becoming an intern on your gap year is the ideal way to get valuable work experience. Having an internship on your CV can help you land your dream job or university course. It can open new doors and pave the way towards a career. An internship is the best way to learn new skills, improve your knowledge and get practical, hands-on experience in your preferred field of work. It’s also an incredible way to see the world!
If we don’t offer an internship in your chosen field, then why not look into getting paid work abroad? This is a great way to get experience in a range of industries, plus you’ll earn money to fund your travel and living expenses!
Immerse yourself in an internship abroad and travel, work and see the world!
PAID JOBS/INTERNSHIP IN AUSTRALIA
There are loads of awesome jobs on offer across Australia. We’ll help you find a job and get you set for up to a year of paid work. Get advice and assistance organising interviews & arranging accommodation, training course, plus lifetime access to employer database and advice.! Some typical areas of employment include:
– Accounts / Banking / Legal – Au-Pair / Nanny / Childcare – Bar / Hospitality / Chef – Credit / Collections Jobs – Farm / Harvest / Ranch – Hairdressing / Beauty Jobs – IT / Web / Design / Media – Mechanical / Engineering – Mining Industry Jobs – Nursing / Health Care Jobs – Office / Admin Jobs – Retail / Customer Service – Sales / Marketing / Fundraising – Teaching / Coaching Jobs – Telemarketing / Call Centre – Trades / Labour Jobs – Travel / Tourism Jobs
*Under the terms of the working holiday visa, you can work for the same employer for a maximum of six months. You can continue to work for the same employer for a further six months if you switch to another branch of the company.
WHAT TO EXPECT ON OUR PAID WORK PROGRAM?
A perfect way to get your Working Holiday off to a great start! If you're between 18-30 years old, expect to earn £10 - £16 an hour and get paid weekly. Start with 8 days of fun in Sydney or Melbourne plus the inclusions below:
AMAZING INTRO WEEK
See the amazing sites of Sydney or Melbourne, explore stunning beaches, trek the mountain and splash around in waterfalls. Learn how to surf, discover the Aussie culture then kick back at a BBQ Aussie style. Get up close and personal with the local wildlife and take a selfie with a kangaroo, fun night out in town…welcome to Australia!
FRIENDSHIPS FOR LIFE
Life was meant for good friends and great adventures and with our small groups (up to 20 people) that’s just what you’ll get. You’ll meet some fun, young and amazing people from all over the world, as well our awesome group leader who will be there with you from the moment you step off the plane. This is perfect way to make friends and share the experience – after all, who wants to explore Australia alone?
After a brilliant week of fun in the sun! Then it's time to get job hunting with the help of our expert jobs team: We’ll help you find a job and get you set for up to a year of paid work. Get advice and assistance organising interviews & arranging accommodation, training course, plus lifetime access to employer database and advice.
WE COVER THE ESSENTIALS
Australia Bank Account Australian SIM Card Tax File Number Medicare Guidance Free Mail Holding Support the whole time you're in Australia Luggage Storage
ALL INCLUDED, GREAT VALUE
All Accommodation All Activities An Instant Group of Friends All Transfers Airport Pickup Arrangement Support before, during & after the trip Some Meals & Drinks, BBQ and Party
AWESOME GROUP LEADERS
Our tour leaders are what make us special. They'll be your best mate, dance partner, share all their local knowledge and work their bums off to show you the trip of a lifetime!
AREAS OF EMPLOYMENT
Some typical areas of employment include: Accounts, Banking, Au-Pair, Nanny, Childcare, Hospitality, Chef, Beauty, IT, Media, Office, Admin Jobs, Retail, Customer Service, Sales, Marketing, Teaching, Coaching Jobs. Please click here for more.
Wages are typically between £10 (AU $18) and £16 (AU $30) an hour, so get out there and start earning! Especially you only pay 15% for taxes as a working holiday maker.
CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY
If you are planning to work in Australia whilst you’re here you’ll need to apply for a Working Holiday Visa. You can choose to book your Oz Gap Year programme with the visa included. Please click here to check your eligibility.