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Volunteer/Work Abroad

 
Volunteer/ Work Abroad

Advice from Jennifer Sallis
A 1992 UWEC graduate with a major in French and a minor in Spanish, Jennifer Sallis has had a career in international business, working for General Motors, L'Oreal and Ralph Lauren.  In March 2017, she presented Translating "I Studied Abroad": From Classes to Career  to current UWEC students.  You can read more about Jennifer's career here.

Teach English Abroad
Austrian Government Teaching Assistantships
https://www.usta-austria.at

Teach English in Finland
http://www.amscan.org/training_us_to_scan.html

French Government Teaching Assistantships
http://highereducation.frenchculture.org/teach-in-france

Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme (JET)
http://www.jetprogramme.org/

Wisconsin-Chiba Assistant Language Teacher Program (Japan)
http://dpi.wi.gov/international-education/japan?

EPIK (English Program in Korea)
http://www.epik.kr/

Spanish Government Teaching Assistantships
http://www.mecd.gob.es/eeuu/convocatorias-programas/convocatorias-eeuu/auxiliares-conversacion-eeuu.html

CIEE
http://www.ciee.org/teach
Teach English in Chile, China, Dominican Republic, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, or Vietnam.

Short-Term Work Abroad
BUNAC
http://www.bunac.org/usa/
BUNAC currently offers US students and young people work/travel programs to Australia, Britain, Ireland, and New Zealand.
 
Long-term Volunteer Work Abroad
Peace Corps
http://www.peacecorps.gov/
Volunteer in another country through the Peace Corps.

Comprehensive Opportunities Site
University of Michigan's Work Abroad Page
http://internationalcenter.umich.edu/swt/work/

Internships Abroad
Career Services can help you find internship opportunities abroad!
https://www.uwec.edu/Career/students/jobsearch/international.htm?

Career Services' "Going Global" website
http://online.goinglobal.com/default.aspx