AU PAIR

AU PAIR

For those of you who adore working with young children, there are always families looking for Au Pairs to help take care of their children. Many of which are searching specifically for English speaking nannies so their children can improve their English skills. The company Au Pair World is a dedicated service aimed at connecting host families with potential Au Pairs through browsable […]

PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEER

PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEER

Perfect for those who want to travel, but also make a difference while doing so. Joining the Peace Corps normally includes a two year agreement, nearly all of which is spent in a single location. This isn’t the best way to “see the sights” and conquer a continent, but you would become intimately familiar with a different part of the world. Although it’s […]

TRUCK DRIVER

TRUCK DRIVER

Yes, the hours are long and often lonely, but at least you’ll be able to tour the country. NationalTruckDrivingJobs.com lists openings by category and state, including flatbed jobs, tanker jobs and several more. According to Reuters, the industry needs tens of thousands of drivers, and they’ve estimated that the need could balloon to more than […]

ENGLISH TEACHER

ENGLISH TEACHER

  Prefer to teach as more of a full time gig? Check out TEFL.com and ESL Cafe , which list salaried positions across the globe for English teachers. But travelers be warned, this isn’t your typical two week vacation. Assignments generally last anywhere from nine months to two years. Average Income: $2,000 – $5,000 per month (USD)

GEOLOGIST

GEOLOGIST

Geologists for oil companies travel extensively, basically to anywhere on the planet where there could be oil. The same goes for mining companies. One month you’re in China searching for copper, and the next month you’re in Brazil hunting for gold. You’ll need a bachelor’s degree to get hired, but that diploma will definitely payoff in the end. Median Annual Wage: $48,500 (USD)