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Au Pairing in Paris

Au Pairing will always be an attractive vocation to anyone wanting a complete cultural experience and Au Pairing in Paris is definitely a great experience all on its own.

A different type of holiday - Volunteering in the Austrian Tirol

A different type of holiday - Volunteering in the Austrian Tirol

Volunteering on holiday in the Austrian Tirol has to be the most authentic way to discover a region and to truly connect with nature and local communities.

International Academy guarantee peak performing ski instructor courses in Canada

Aspiring ski instructors learn to teach from the best with International Academy. The long-standing experts in instructor training courses have refined their product offering and asserted themselves as the specialists in Canada.

Working or studying abroad? How to save money on currency exchange

Student Money Saver has already looked at ways of ensuring your holiday travel money is sweating every last drop out of the currency rate – it certainly pays to do your homework, rather than hastily exchanging at the airport 20 minutes before legging it on to the plane.

New chalet host cookery course for aspiring seasonnaires

New chalet host cookery course for aspiring seasonnaires

Those hoping to become the next chalet-girl-turned-Olympic champion need to learn how to cook first. Luxury chalet operator VIP SKI has created a tailored chalet cookery course to develop the skills and confidence required to run all aspects of a chalet.

Get qualified as a ski instructor in time for the ski season

Get qualified as a ski instructor in time for the ski season

International Academy has added to its selection of ski instructor courses, ideal for those looking for a gap year on the slopes.

With over 50 applications per job preparation is key

With over 50 applications per job preparation is key

Staggering figures released this week by Skiweekends shows just how popular ski season work has become during the current economic climate.

Volunteering in the Zillertal Alps High Mountain Nature Park

Volunteering in the Zillertal Alps High Mountain Nature Park

Ever wanted to experience life as a farmer or ranger and become an integral part of the nature park family? The Zillertal Alps High Mountain Nature Park now offers volunteering opportunities.

Snow-Camp launches new apprenticeship scheme

Snow-Camp launches new apprenticeship scheme

Snow-Camp is delighted to announce the launch of their very own Snowsports Apprenticeship Programme enabling 5 young graduates from the Snow-Camp programmes to join the head office team in a full time role for a year.

Virtual working in the sun

Virtual working in the sun

People in the UK are becoming more independent minded which is evident by the rising statistics of the self-employed, which has grown from 3.8 million in 2008 to 4.2 million people in 2012.

STA Travel partners with Best Jobs in the World Australia

STA Travel partners with Best Jobs in the World Australia

STA Travel, the world’s leading student and youth travel company, has teamed up with Tourism Australia on a global competition offering six awe-inspiring ‘Best Job in the World’ prizes including Lifestyle Photographer, Chief Funster, Wildlife Caretaker and Park Ranger.

The Best Job in the World is back

The Best Job in the World is back

Calling all eco-heroes and lovers of the great outdoors – if you look good in khaki and could talk the ear off an emu, you’ll be calling cooee over this Best Job in the World.

Demand for volunteering trips set to soar in 2013

The number of young travellers taking part in volunteering and conservation projects is set to soar in 2013, according to youth travel specialists STA Travel.

Want to test water slides for a living?

Want to test water slides for a living?

First Choice has announced that it's searching the nation for a fun-loving waterpark enthusiast to take on the challenge of becoming its Slide Tester and test water slides for a living at its SplashWorld resorts.

Want to ski for over half of the year?

Want to ski for over half of the year?

With International Academy you can start you season in July and teach on the slopes of the Alps for the winter in Europe or North America.