Welcome to the site that could literally change your life - starting today!
We've had a huge facelift and now everything you need to plan and organise your career break is easier and quicker to find.
Don't know where to start? Click here to see all the career breaks on the site - and get inspired!

Are you a business professional looking to share your skills and have an adventure?

Social Starters volunteer entrepreneurs

Thinking of taking some time out to travel and do something meaningful? Would you like to share your business skills to support entrepreneurs tackling issues in their communities? Join SocialStarters in India, the UK or Brazil on an exciting cross-cultural assignment between 2 to 12 weeks, specifically designed for professionals looking to make an impact. Read more and apply here.

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Keep up to date with all things career break! Our monthly newsletter is packed full of useful, inspiring and fun stuff, from the newest travel app to the oldest jokes. To be the first to hear about new career breaks, freebies and competitions, and get super-useful advice, sign up here.

Fancy a change of scene?

Raleigh International volunteer

Apply today as a volunteer manager and live and work in some of the most wild and remote locations in the world. On a Raleigh International expedition you will be supporting young volunteers to deliver sustainable community, environment and adventure projects in Borneo, Costa Rica & Nicaragua and Tanzania. No previous management experience necessary. Find out more here.