If you want to travel but you cannot afford to not to work too, there are careers out there which means you can do both. This gives you a constant cash flow, so in your spare time, you can do the things you want to do, which you wouldn’t be able to afford otherwise. Having a job whilst traveling also means that you can meet others, and when you want to come back home, your CV will be full of great things you did whilst following your dreams. Here are some of the best jobs if you want to travel and work.
If you are great with children and get on well with them, this could be your ideal job. Not only could you live in with a host family, this is a great experience to really immerse yourself in another culture and it means you don’t have to worry about finding somewhere to live. Before you become an au pair and before a family can hire you, you will both go through checks, but it is totally safe when done through an agency. You can even chat with the family first to see if you get on with them, and this can take you to many countries, especially if you speak a different language.
With so many jobs on a cruise line, there is bound to be something that matches your skill set. From bar worker to casino worker to host, whatever you do in your job now, you may be able to transfer those skills over to a cruise liner. Cruises are becoming increasingly popular and more affordable too, so the need for more workers is on the up. Whether you want to sail the Atlantic or Mediterranean, this gives you the chance to see different parts of the world every day!
International Tour Guide
If you get on great with people and you have a good memory, this could be a job with your name on it. Whether you want to work inside a museum or art gallery, or you want to work in the beautiful sunshine of a hot country and take people around some famous landmarks, tourist destinations are always looking for friendly folks to tour their most popular sites. If you fancy going somewhere a bit quieter, with wine tourism on the up according to Holidays Hub, you may even want to get a job on a vineyard that offers regular tours of its beautiful grounds.
This is one of the most obvious traveling jobs but there are always flight attendant jobs being advertised. Therefore, if you have the appropriate skills and like flying, this could be a great way to stop over in different cities, for free! You can work for many different airlines, depending on where you would like to see, as all airlines have different requirements for entry into their company.
These are just a handful of jobs that incorporate traveling into your life. The best way to find jobs in the area you wish to see is to do research and check online. Happy traveling!