What types of job can I get abroad?
Looking for top travelling jobs or paid work placements on your gap year? Want to try out trusted jobs overseas but tempted by different types of jobs abroad? If you want to find paid work abroad but don't know where to kick-start your job search, then take a trip through our jobs pages and track down all the types of jobs you can get abroad.
Paid work abroad: Get set, go!
Whatever you chosen field, whether you are already qualified in your career or are seeking new horizons in a brand new job abroad, you can find your ideal fit and fly off to paid work around the world. If you are already trained in your perfect profession, or are set up with a skilled job, then why not jet off and jazz up your job search in a sizzling new destination? Or if you want a brand new buzz then find an exciting new job abroad and launch yourself into the working world.
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Amazing job opportunities
There are amazing job opportunities on offer all around the world. Browse through the types of jobs you can get abroad and test out your top ten, from teaching to trade, fashion to finance. You can get a brilliant bar job abroad, land a paid teaching position, become an Au Pair in the USA, get an office job, find professional paid work, & much more!
With wonderful working experience on offer in diverse destinations around the globe, you can choose the type of job that suits you and your travel ambitions!
Happy job hunting!
Take a tour through our gap year guide to all the top jobs you can get on your travels and be tempted by the prospect of paid work and awesome opportunities in beautiful parts of the world.
- Accounting Jobs Abroad
- Advertising Jobs Abroad
- Architecture Jobs Abroad
- Au Pair Jobs
- Bar Jobs Abroad
- Beach Jobs Abroad
- Carpentry Jobs Abroad
- Construction Jobs Abroad
- Customer Services Jobs Abroad
- Electrician Jobs Abroad
- Farm Work Abroad
- Finance Work Abroad
- Fruit Picking Jobs Abroad
- Hospitality Jobs Abroad
- IT Jobs Abroad
- Media Jobs Abroad
- Model Overseas
- Nursing Jobs Abroad
- Office Jobs Abroad
- Paid Teaching Jobs Abroad
- Plumbing Jobs Abroad
- Professional Jobs Abroad
- Retail Jobs Abroad
- Sailing Jobs Overseas
- Sales Jobs Abroad
- School Gap Assistant Jobs
- Skilled Labour Jobs Abroad
- Travel and Tourism Jobs Abroad
- Work in Fashion Abroad
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A perfect way to get your Working Holiday off to a great start!Aged 18-30? Expect to earn £10 to £15 an hour with paid work in Oz! Start with 8 days of fun in Sydney plus 12 months of expert job offers, advice and support - awesome!
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Get an internationally recognised TEFL qualification and teaching placement in Vietnam!Gain a qualification and a guaranteed paid teaching placement in Vietnam
Absolute NZ Jobs - South Island
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Work as an Au Pair in the USA
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Earn $10,000 a year, free flights, accommodation & meals included!Work as an Au Pair in the USA for a year. Earn over USD10,000 and gain amazing childcare experience abroad. Flights, accommodation, meals and insurance included!
Absolute Melbourne Jobs
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Ranch Jobs in Australia
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Get a guaranteed paid ranch job in OzAged 18-30 and looking for paid farm work in Australia? This 9 day package includes 4 days relaxing in the beautiful beach resort of Noosa, 5 days ranch and farm training and a guaranteed paid ranch job in the Oz outback, with wages typically £15 or more an hour!
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