Jobs Abroad and Working Overseas

JobSpy: Operations Manager at Wildlife Sanctuary

This project is looking for two operations mangers to oversee a crew of 4-12 interns from 1 September to 1 December, 2014 (application deadline: 1 August, 2014). The selected candidates will manage and operate the wildlife rehabilitation centre and on-going scientific projects at the sanctuary while directing the development of interns. Managers receive free room and board plus stipend (varies according to experience).Read More
Trafalgar Square, London

Photos of People Taking Photos of… Trafalgar Square

While standing on the Kwai Bridge unable to get a single shot of the bridge without someone’s great bonce in the way we came up with the idea for this feature: taking photos of other tourists taking pictures of their friends. Read More
Jobs Abroad and Working Overseas

JobSpy: Maintenance Man/Driver for Ski Resort

Powder White are looking for highly competent and skilled trandes people to join our resort teams for Winter 2014/15. You Will need to be proud of being a highly acclaimed and knowledgeable Ambassador of our company as your role requires you to work on the front line in a regular customer-facing role. Whether you are doing two transfers a day to Geneva or Chambery or whether you are re-plumbing a loo or re-fixing a shelf, you will need to be calm, well-presented and professional at all times.Read More
Bad experience Teaching English in Korea

James Benge’s TEFL Torment

You’ve got your ticket and a job abroad lined up. What can go wrong? Well, lots of things can and sometimes we like to present a reminder that working abroad isn’t all puppies and pie. This cautionary tale from James Benge originally appeared in TWT when it formed the magazine section of our Overseas Job Centre site:

“This is just a short warning emphasising the need for people who are going to teach abroad to check their contracts. This is due to a recent trip to South Korea where my plan was to stay for twelve months being cut short after only six weeks...

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Jobs Abroad and Working Overseas

JobSpy: Help Needed Building a Straw Bale Structure in Tipi Valley, Wales

I live in Tipi Valley Eco Village. A thriving eco village in the wilds of Wales. We live in tipis, yurts and roundhouses. I live with my children in a double roundhouse with a turf roof, cob floor and cob rendered straw bale walls. We live off grid with ducks, surrounded by veg and forest gardens.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Copacabana, Bolivia

A travel photo of Copacabana, Bolivia.Read More
Jobs Abroad and Working Overseas

JobSpy: Peak Season Ski Representative – Italian, Spanish, French or German Speakers

Ski for free and have some fun! Positions available in France, Andorra, Austria and Italy. Equity are looking for outgoing, organised skiers to work as company representatives for our school groups on their ski trips during the 2015 February Half-term and Easter holiday. Ideally, you will be able to speak a second language; French, German, Italian or German.Read More
Jobs Abroad and Working Overseas

JobSpy: Meaningful Work in California, Gain Practical Skills! Make a Difference for Yourself, the World!

Odiyan Retreat Center, a spiritual and ecological sanctuary, offers hands-on work and skill training in a challenging volunteer work retreat program where work is the vehicle for your inner development. Revel in natural beauty, fresh air, clean water and nutritious vegetarian food while you contribute to preserving enlightened knowledge for the benefit of all humanity.Read More
Workaway horse riding volunteer work exchange in New Zealand

5 Places in New Zealand for Horse Riding Workaway Volunteers

Today we are highlighting five Workaway hosts that can offer horse riding opportunities in New Zealand. Workaway is a site set up to promote fair exchange between budget travellers, language learners or culture seekers and families, individuals or organisations who are looking for help with a range of varied and interesting activities. Signing up to Workaway costs €22.00 for two years (€29 for a couple or two friends).Read More
Paid and Volunteer Jobs Abroad Vacancies

Team Leaders Positions Available in South America and Asia

Interested in leading a semester abroad program through Asia or South America this Fall? Youth International is an experiential learning program that combines international travel, inter-cultural exchange, community service, adventure and home stays. Groups of up to 14 people between the ages of 18 and 25, travel together with two experienced leaders for three months to different parts of the world.Read More