Work in South Africa on your gap year and you might find yourself with a CV that employers back home can't resist. Work placements in South Africa include numerous opportunities to work with animals, from monkeys to big game, as well as career development opportunities with children, law, and sports. Many placements give you the opportunity to travel and go backpacking around this great continent. There's bound to be something that suits you.
If you have skills in Graphic Design, Social Media and PR or Permaculture, use your skills and intern to further the interests of a hard working tree-planting NGO in Cape Town.
Compliment your studies or university application by gaining international work experience and developing your skills and knowledge on a veterinary internship in South Africa or Bolivia.
Hand-rear rhino and other species in the Care for Wild Africa project.
This guide training program is an ideal chance to get an African Experience like no other.
Offer vital medical and healthcare assistance in a rural Zulu village of South Africa, which is known for it’s amazing beauty and incredible wildlife experiences!
Discover the most affordable and trusted ways to get involved as a sports volunteer in over 7 countries worldwide...
Do you have a passion for midwifery and assisting mothers in need of assistance at this vital time? We are looking for those with a background in obstetrics to help on our programs.
Assist with the administration of a community-based music development academy, and put your music skills to good use by helping local kids develop their talents.
If you have a passion for working with animals, our voluntary Veterinary Medicine & Animal Care projects are a great way to gain work experience as well as help animals in developing areas.
Volunteering on a Medicine & Healthcare Project with Projects Abroad will provide you with an invaluable experience of the challenges faced by medical institutions in the developing world.