Working with children in your gap year can be a brilliant and rewarding experience. You'll meet amazing people, learn new skills and instantaneously add sparkle to the old CV - not to mention the feel good factor.
Bridge the gap
Real Gap Experience has hundreds of gap year programmes, many of which are specifically designed for those wanting to work in child care abroad.
Whether child care abroad for you means working with disabled children in Peru, helping to teach young monks in Nepal, volunteering with children in Rajasthan or playing fun and games in Cambodia, our opportunities and advice pages will give you a hand with your trip plans.
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Check out our full list of child care abroad opportunities below.
An amazing opportunity to au-pair in the USA enhancing your childcare experience. You’ll earn over 10,000 USD and there are plenty of included perks!
Help give Thai children a brighter future by teaching English in the rural Surin province in North-Eastern Thailand.
Volunteer in the city of Arusha, offering much-needed care of children at schools and orphanages in the local community.
Help African school children develop important life skills with this fun and rewarding teaching experience.
Immerse yourself in Nepalese culture and make a real difference to the lives of local children with our school and childcare volunteer programmes.
Expand your own teaching experience while providing children in Malawi with skills for life on this fantastic volunteer programme.