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Volunteering Projects Overseas, Gap Years and Internships

Gap Years

The Gap Year has become a desirable option for those about to go to university. You’re 18, you’ve been in education all your life, and let’s face it: you’re tired. Why not go on the holiday of a lifetime? You can climb a mountain, help build a school in Peru, Cambodia, Ecuador or Vietnam, trek around an ancient ruin, or if you fancy it, just get some valuable work experience in the UK.

The Gap Year offers a wonderful break between your childhood and adulthood; it’s an opportunity you’re unlikely to ever get again. So why not grab it with both hands?

Employers – more and more – value unique experience in their employees. Someone who’s learned a language, experienced different cultures and different perspectives, dedicated months of their lives to a charitable enterprise, or worked towards their lifelong career ambitions.

So to benefit your life, your career and even the lives of other – consider a Gap Year.

Gap year blogger, Sophie Rainbow, gives us the latest from her year out of education:

...so I was left a bit bewildered (to say the least) on results day when I discovered that I hadn’t got into either of my university choices. After a couple of weeks spent frantically trying to piece together some sort of a plan....

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Click below for more information about Gap Years from some of our partners:

Logo Volunteer Projects for Gap Years, Gap Months, Career Breaks, Electives & Summer Placements

Tru Exp Travel 2  'Tru Experience Travel is an exhilarating new gap-year specialist business run by experienced travelers who have travelled extensively. The concept behind Tru Experience Travel is to take first-hand experience and use this knowledge to provide others with the insight and help to enable them to travel the world and get the most out of the whole experience. 
TrekAmerica logo With over 50 exciting adventures throughout the USA, Alaska, Canada and Mexico, what are you waiting for?
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