Consider the Option of Working Abroad
Whether short-term or long-term, there are many opportunities to gain new skills and explore new places.
Is this right for you? There are several ways to explore international careers before you head out.
Get started with 24 Ways to Help You Go International
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Working Abroad Opportunities: What’s Out There?
Short-Term Opportunities Abroad
If you’re not interested or ready to make a long-term commitment to international employment, but would still like to spend a year or two (or less) abroad, consider short-term employment.
Get started with Short Term Opportunities Abroad
There are several paths to explore when considering teaching abroad. Short-term or long-term? Teach English, or teach other subjects in a variety of environments? Here are two hand-outs exploring different kinds of teaching.
Get started with So You Wanna Teach English Abroad?
or Teaching K-12 Subjects Abroad
Professional Level Work Abroad
Professional jobs can be found in private companies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), governments and international organizations.
Get started thinking about professional level jobs by looking with Debunking the Myths About How Young Professionals Find International Jobs
Additional Professional Level Work Abroad Resources
Becoming an International Aid Worker
Working in International Business
Work Abroad with the U.S. Government
International Civil Service Commission Website