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Childcare Abroad

Do you have a knack working with kids? Do you want to explore more of the big wide world? Getting involved with childcare abroad will be right up your street! If you care about kids and want to become an inspiring teacher or mentor to amazing children abroad then look no further. If you want to find paid childcare jobs abroad, why not become an Au Pair in the USA and earn up to USD10,000 a year caring for American kids? Or spend a summer earning money and looking after kids at a Summer Camp in the USA?

There are also some incredible childcare opportunities on offer around the world. Get involved in volunteer teaching or help out at childcare centres or orphanages. Travel to Australia and become a school gap assistant. Coach sports and teach sporting skills to children in Africa. Volunteer with disabled children in India or help out in an orphanage in Tanzania. Choose from many more brilliant childcare opportunities abroad. Get involved as a childcare volunteer and make a difference to kids' lives on your gap year!

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Childcare abroad

Paid childcare jobs in the USA

If you want to combine paid work with childcare, head out to the USA. You can become an Au Pair for a year and look after American kids. If you’re aged 18-26 and have previous childcare experience you could be eligible to become an Au Pair in the USA.  If you have a summer to spare, why not sign up as a Summer Camp Counselor and inspire kids at a camp in America?

Childcare volunteering

There are so many childcare opportunities on offer around the world. Why not volunteer at a childcare project in Thailand? Help out caring for African kids and babies at an orphanage in Tanzania. Look after young children at a childcare project in beautiful Bali. Or volunteer with disabled children in India on a rewarding gap experience you’ll never forget!

Teach kids abroad

If you want to help educate kids in other countries? Become a paid or volunteer teacher and mentor young people around the world. Help out in schools in Asia or become a school gap assistant in Australia. Or coach sports in Africa and inspire children to learn and improve their skills.

Care for kids around the world in a childcare role!

5-12 weeks

Head over to South Africa and teach kids your favourite sport! Volunteer in beautiful Port Elizabeth and share your passion for netball, hockey, rugby, tennis or swimming. Get sporty and make a difference!

from £1,119

12 months or longer

Aged 21-35? Got a degree? Earn at least USD 20,000 per year as a paid teacher in South Korea, plus a TEFL Course, cultural course, cultural excursion weekends and accommodation included!

from £619

2-12 weeks

Get going to gorgeous Ghana and volunteer with kids for an unforgettable African experience. If you’re looking for a rewarding teaching project, year-round sunshine, and a super friendly introduction to Africa then look no further!

from £419

2-12 weeks

Puts your sports skills to good use as a sports coach on this African adventure!  Explore Africa and inspire the next generation of sporting stars as you share your sports know-how with kids in Ghana.

from £449

4-8 weeks

Spend sunny African afternoons coaching volleyball, football, netball and rounders teams on this life changing volunteer experience! You’ll share your sporting skills with Malawian kids, and provide crucial education in local schools.

from £1,079

Up to 12 months or longer

Get a paid teaching job guaranteed before you travel to beautiful Burma (Myanmar): Earn up to USD1200 a month, and gain that all-important TEFL qualification too!

from £1,459