Work Your Way Around the WorldFinding Work Abroad

A rundown of the types of work available to worker travellers including
summer tourism jobs and teaching English, working in a ski resort, summer camps, au pairing and farm work.

Thinking of taking a Gap Year?
Many of the types of work we cover can be undertaken as part of a gap year, but for information specifically on gap schemes, internships, study and work programmes
, please see our Volunteer Work and Gap Year pages

The Working Traveller
Our magazine supplement, The Working Traveller, is a separate mini site that offers regular info on how you can work and travel your way around the world

Country Guide
Here we pull together related content from across the rest of the site from travel tips and photos to job vacancies

Lots of links to organisations that can help with finding paid and voluntary jobs overseas in tourism, childcare, catering, agriculture, on a kibbutz or American summer camp. Also information for taking a gap year out, nursing jobs, working in the winter and teaching English. Also, links arranged by region


Nice things said about the OJC

"This site has a wide range of links to organisations that can help as well as many resources of its own" The BBC Webguide - Best of the Web

"An excellent website with jobs and info for gappers - you can sign up for a regular email jobs bulletin." The Gap Year Book (Lonely Planet)

"Good tips and leads for all travelers.. an eyeful of opportunities" Arthur Frommer's Daily Newsletter