Want to find paid work abroad and enjoy time to travel too? Enjoy the best of both worlds with a paid work and travel package! Finding a paid job is a popular choice for gap travellers and it’s not hard to see why. Landing paid work abroad is the ideal way to earn money, gain great experience for your CV and fund your travel adventures at the same time.
Head to amazing Australia and enjoy a combination of paid work and travel. Hop across the pond to the USA and have a summer of fun working and exploring America. Or travel and earn money with a paid job in magical New Zealand. Don't feel you have to pick between paid work and travel, choose one of our paid work and travel packages and do both!
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It’s no secret that Australia is the top gap year paid work destination! Australian working holiday visas are available for travellers aged 18-30, giving you the perfect opportunity to combine paid work with travel adventures. Earn money in Australia and explore the incredible East Coast on our Work & Travel in Australia trip. Sign up for our Big Aussie Adventure and get the best out of work and travel. Or combine time in Thailand with paid work in Australia on our Thai Adventure + Absolute Oz combo programme.
If you want to earn money in the USA, gain amazing work experience for your CV and see the sights at the same time, a paid work and travel package is the answer. Sign up for our exciting Summer Camp jobs programme and spend the summer working with American kids as a camp counselor. Your US working visa allows for a month of travelling time both before and after your summer camp job to travel and explore America – awesome!
If you want to do paid work and explore New Zealand, our Work & Travel New Zealand package is ideal. Base yourself in Auckland and get set up for the perfect paid job, plus enjoy a week of fun in the city and the beautiful Bay of Islands. Our brilliant Kiwi work and travel package also includes our flexible travel pass, so you can explore New Zealand’s North and South Islands at your own pace.
If you want to see even more of the planet, take a look at our round-the-world work and travel packages. See Thailand, work in Australia and travel in New Zealand on our epic Adventure, Work & Party trip. If you want the ultimate combo of paid work and travel, sign up for our Travel & Earn 360 trip or see the world on a shoestring with our Budget Backpacker 360.
Pick a paid work and travel package and earn money as you see the world!
6 or 11 months
Become a “gappie” at an Aussie boarding school.
Become a ‘gappie’ assistant in an Australian boarding school. Spend 6 months or more gaining amazing work experience abroad and discover Australia at the same time! You could expect to earn between AUD75 to AUD200 a week PLUS enjoy all-inclusive accomodation and meals during term time!
Earn over USD20,000 plus free flights & accommodation!
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!
Up to 12 months
Take a TEFL course & be a paid teacher in Myanmar!
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!
Up to 12 months or longer
Our most popular round-the-world trip – in reverse!
Head west across the globe and explore 5 fantastic countries. See the USA, New Zealand, Fiji, Australia and Thailand in one perfect round-the-world package!