Looking for jobs in South Africa is a great way to fully immerse yourself in the culture of this unique county. From modern cities to vast game parks full of roving wild animals, South Africa has it all. Having overcome a troublesome past, South Africa is now a melting pot of people from all backgrounds and a bustling hive of culture.
Before you start your search for jobs in South Africa make sure you do your research on appropriate working visas. South Africa doesn’t have a specific ‘working holiday’ visa therefore you are likely to have to apply for a standard working permit, which may take longer to apply for and process. Once you secure your visa however, your employment opportunities are fruitful.
Common jobs in South Africa include teaching, sport coaching and working as a ranger or a guide in a safari park! Most South Africans speak English however knowledge of isiZulu and Afrikaans would definitely give job applicants an advantage. If you’re interested in jobs in South Africa, check out our product listings.
Outdoor Education voluntary placements in South Africa are active and exciting. You will mainly lead groups of school children in activities including hiking, abseiling, rafting and more.
Help to care for abandoned Vervet Monkeys back into the wild to live a free and natural life.
Come join us for the ultimate African gap year road trip packed full of surf, sun & adventure. Create memories that will last a lifetime & leave with a world recognised qualification.
Work with children helping them to read and write English, teach other subjects if you wish, such as art, drama, ICT, music, PE and sports coaching. And help improve facilities.
Gain work experience in South Africa. You’ll make a real contribution to saving the lives of injured and abused animals.
Fancy joining a group of aspiring travellers and gaining unique teaching experience in one of the world’s greatest travel hotspots? Secure your space on a teaching experience of a lifetime!
Hand-rear rhino and other species in the Khulula Care for Wild project.
Get involved with exciting, endangered and priority species conservation work in the heart of Africa.
Gain veterinary experience on a Big 5 game reserve in South Africa, closely shadowing the reserve vet and helping out in a variety of animal management and care projects.
You can help improve the lives of disadvantaged people all across the developing world by joining one of our sports placements.