This is our list of our partner gap year and career break organisations. Each one has been vetted and approved by the strictest process in the industry, so you can contact them with confidence.

Flying Fish

Flying Fish is a leading provider of watersports courses, yacht crew courses and traineeships. Courses take place in the UK, Greece and Sydney. Recruitment service is available with all courses, helping you find a job after you qualify.

Activities: Career break courses, Watersports and diving instructor courses, Sailing and yacht crew courses, Paid work abroad, Travel
Regions: Europe, UK, Australia & New Zealand

African Conservation Experience

Unforgettable conservation volunteering experiences in some of the most beautiful parts of Africa. Sustainable and responsible. Work hands-on with amazing animals, preserving their futures for generations to come.

Activities: Volunteer, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Scientific research, Travel
Regions: Africa, South Africa

ALLTRACKS Academy

Alltracks Academy is one of the best-known career break course providers of ski and snowboard courses, instructor courses, and beginner and improvement courses.

Activities: Career break courses, Ski and snowboard instructor courses
Regions: USA & Canada

Kaya Responsible Travel

A responsible travel organisation with a focus on genuine and meaningful volunteer projects in Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Africa. Working with existing community projects who have a genuine need for volunteers, every Kaya volunteer is welcomed and is useful. Gold medal winners of “The Best Volunteering Organisation” at the British Youth Travel Awards 2016 and 2014 ( silver in 2015 and 2013).

 

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Volunteer teaching, Medical and health volunteering, Scientific research, Business volunteering, Career break courses, Watersports and diving instructor courses, Internships, TEFL, Travel
Regions: Africa, South Africa, Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Thailand, China, Japan & South Korea, Australia & New Zealand, Central & South America

Projects Abroad

Established for over 30 years, Projects Abroad is a leading provider of responsible volunteering placements across the world. Special placements for people with professional skills and experience.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Volunteer teaching, Medical and health volunteering, Scientific research, Business volunteering
Regions: Europe, Africa, South Africa, Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Thailand, China, Japan & South Korea, Central & South America

BUNAC

BUNAC offers a range of exciting work abroad and volunteer abroad programmes. BUNAC are the work and travel experts and have been helping young people work and volunteer abroad since 1962. Popular gap year destinations include: USA, Canada, New Zealand, Nepal, Australia, Britain, China, South Africa and many more.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Volunteer teaching, Career break courses, Ski and snowboard instructor courses, Paid work abroad, Internships, TEFL, Travel, Something different
Regions: Africa, Asia, South-East Asia, Thailand, China, Japan & South Korea, Australia & New Zealand, USA & Canada, Central & South America, Pacific

Globalteer

Affordable, sustainable volunteer placements working with children and animals, making a genuine difference in local communities. UK-registered charity and 100% not-for-profit, so money is invested in helping the projects. Projects with long-term goals in bringing practical and achievable solutions.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Volunteer teaching
Regions: Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Thailand, Central & South America

Oyster Worldwide

Oyster Worldwide specialises in gap year, career break and responsible travel. They offer paid work abroad, internships, volunteering options, TEFL courses and travel in some of the worlds most incredible locations.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Volunteer teaching, Career break courses, Ski and snowboard instructor courses, Paid work abroad, Internships, TEFL, Travel, Something different
Regions: Europe, Africa, South Africa, Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Thailand, China, Japan & South Korea, Australia & New Zealand, USA & Canada, Central & South America

Raleigh International

Volunteer programmes focusing on providing access to safe water and sanitation, protecting vulnerable environments and building resilient communities. Borneo, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, India and Tanzania.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Medical and health volunteering
Regions: Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Central & South America

Teach & Learn Korea

Teach English through this graduate programme sponsored by the South Korean Government. Paid teaching placements (6 months or 1 year; extensions possible) with monthly salary of around £1,070 and additional allowances, plus airfare, cultural programmes, accommodation and other benefits included. No TEFL qualification needed.

Activities: Paid work abroad, TEFL, Something different
Regions: Asia, China, Japan & South Korea

TrekAmerica

Off-the-beaten-track and amazing road trip adventures throughout North, Central & South America. Choose from a wide range of trips from 3 to 80 days travelling with like-minded people include an amazing array of experiences from whitewater rafting to horseback riding to nightclubs!

Activities: Travel
Regions: USA & Canada, Central & South America

EA Ski & Snowboard

Ski and snowboard instructor courses in USA, Canada, Japan and Switzerland. All courses include a guaranteed job offer, accommodation during training, a full season lift pass, level 1 training, level 1 exam costs and much more...

Activities: Career break courses, Ski and snowboard instructor courses, Paid work abroad, Internships
Regions: Europe, Asia, China, Japan & South Korea, USA & Canada
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SEE TEFL

TEFL courses in Thailand, with a 94% pass rate. Get an internationally-recognised qualification to teach English abroad. Job guarantee, and volunteering and internship options are also available.

Activities: Paid work abroad, Internships, TEFL
Regions: Asia, South-East Asia, Thailand

Teach English in China

Long-term paid TEFL placements in China, summer TEFL internships in China, and a unique homestay programme where you tutor a Chinese child. A chance to really get to know China while working and travelling there.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Volunteer teaching, Paid work abroad, Internships, TEFL
Regions: Asia, China, Japan & South Korea

Empower Be the Change

Bespoke volunteering placements to help you develop your skills through volunteering in India. A range of options include teaching, empowering women, care, business development and conservation.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Conservation volunteering, Community development, Volunteer teaching
Regions: Asia, India & Sri Lanka

Global Teacher Recruitment

Global Teacher Recruitment is a leading organisation that can help you find TEFL jobs around the world.

Activities: TEFL
Regions: Asia

WE ARE SNO instructor courses

WE ARE SNO specialise in instructor training, curating all-inclusive gap years and career break ski and snowboard courses at destinations around the world. Courses bring together resort accommodation, a season lift pass, expert tuition and all your examination arrangements. 

Based in only the very best resorts in Canada, Japan and Europe, working with only the most established and experienced ski schools. 

Whether you are planning a 4 week long sabbatical, or want to experience a full season, get in touch to see what course is most suitable for you. 

 

 

Activities: Career break courses, Ski and snowboard instructor courses
Regions: Europe, Asia, China, Japan & South Korea, USA & Canada

Global Travel Academy

Travelling abroad should be exciting, inspiring and the best experience of your life, and you can make the most of it with Global Travel Academy! They provide realistic travel experiences which are inspirational and fun, all while teaching you the important skills needed to travel safely and with confidence. Run by a team of experienced travel experts.

Activities: Volunteer, Career break courses, Travel, Something different
Regions: Europe, UK, Africa, South Africa, Asia, India & Sri Lanka, South-East Asia, Thailand, China, Japan & South Korea, Australia & New Zealand, USA & Canada, Central & South America, Pacific

Kidogo Adventure

Child-focused, tailor-made volunteering placements in Kenya. Volunteer in a baby home, orphanage or school for between 1 and 6 weeks.

You will get the chance to see the real Kenya through visits to the elephant orphanage, the giraffe centre and other local attractions, plus go on a short safari.

Kidogo Adventure will organise all aspects of your stay and look after you throughout your placement, to ensure both you and the people you are helping get the absolute most out of your experience.

Activities: Volunteer, Volunteer with children, Volunteer teaching, Travel, Something different
Regions: Africa