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Work Experience Abroad - Volunteering in Developing Countries

If you want to gain some work-experience abroad before, during or after university, or during a career break, then Projects Abroad has a vast array of top quality work-placements for you to choose from. As the world’s most successful volunteering organisation – sending more than 5,000 volunteers away with us every year – and with 10 work-experience areas offering over a thousand different placements, we are sure to have the placement for you.

Projects Abroad work-experience placements are available for people of all ages, abilities and levels of experience, and serve to really enhance your CV. We offer great flexibility, in that you can choose what you want to do, where and for how long. You also choose your own start-date, so it is easy to fit our projects into a busy schedule. Our prices include all accommodation, meals, insurance and support you receive whilst on your placement. They do not include flights, which we can also arrange, for an additional fee.

Work-Experience with Projects Abroad

We offer work experience abroad on the following projects and in the following destinations:

  • Teaching and Care placements in Argentina, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Fiji, Ghana, Jamaica, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Peru, Romania, Senegal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand and Togo.
  • Conservation & Environment placements in Cambodia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru, South Africa and Thailand.
  • Sports placements in Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Ghana, Jamaica, Mongolia, Morocco, Peru, Senegal and South Africa.
  • Medicine & Healthcare placements in Argentina, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Ethiopia, Ghana, Jamaica, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Peru, Romania, Senegal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand and Togo.
  • Veterinary Medicine & Animal Care placements in Argentina, Ghana, Mongolia and Romania.
  • Business Internships in China, Ghana, Mongolia and South Africa.
  • Law & Human Rights Internships in Cambodia, China, Ghana, Morocco, Mongolia, Senegal, South Africa and Togo.
  • Journalism Internships in Argentina, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Ghana, Mexico, Mongolia, Romania, Senegal, South Africa and Sri Lanka.

We also offer special, one-off Community placements in a number of destinations. To find out more please click on the “Projects” button on the top menu-bar. If you would like to speak with one of our advisors, then you can call us on +44 (0)1903 708300

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