Location
Multiple Locations +4
  • South Africa
  • Romania
  • Thailand
  • Borneo
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Program Details

Compensation
Unpaid
Timeframe
Year Round

Pricing

Starting Price
1000
Price Details
Internships start from 1 week. Please take a look at individual project pages for further information on pricing.
What's Included
Some Accommodation Activities Airport Transfers Some Meals Transportation
What's Not Included
Airfare Travel Insurance Visa
Feb 01, 2024
Aug 16, 2019
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About Program

Seize the opportunity to shape your future with an Oyster internship, a gateway to valuable experiences in your desired career. Whether your passion aligns with sports, medicine, veterinary sciences, or diverse land animal and marine research, we offer exceptional global internships that go beyond the ordinary. Forge a distinctive and diverse resume as you immerse yourself in hands-on experiences tailored to you. Our internships not only provide professional growth but also expose you to new cultures and ways of working with both animals and people, offering a unique perspective. Explore new cultures and landscapes on a journey filled with adventure, discovery, and personal growth. Don't miss the chance to make your career path extraordinary and unforgettable. Build your skills, broaden your horizons, and let Oyster be your guide to a future filled with possibilities.

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Sustainability

Oyster Worldwide is passionate about the importance of responsible travel. We want our projects to fit in with the local way of life, without having a negative impact on the environment, culture or economy. This means that we will only send participants to places where there is a real need and where we have been asked to work. Once there, they should fit in with the community, respecting their way of life and supporting, rather than taking, local jobs.

Program Highlights

  • Impress Your College: Stand out with international experiences in Australia, Thailand, South Africa, and more
  • Diverse Opportunities: Explore marine, veterinary, teaching, sports, and medical internships for a well-rounded journey
  • Insider Tourist Tips: Enjoy tourist highlights with exclusive tips from the locals for an unparalleled adventure
  • Immerse in Local Life: Explore the authentic underbelly of a country, connecting with real people and rich cultures
  • Elevate Your Resume: Gain unique and valuable experiences to enhance your resume

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Lily
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Yes, I recommend this program

Would 110% recommend!!

Had an amazing time! Absolutely loved every minute of my two weeks and wish I was there for longer! Everyone you meet is lovely and all of the other volunteers are fantastic, have made lots of new friends all over the world now.
Was an incredibly rewarding placement and I’d go back in an instant!

This trip is gives a great opportunity for aspiring medics and you can get as practically involved as you like (eg I was taught to take blood samples and bliss pressure, put on bandages and assist with physiotherapy). Your trip is definitely tailored to you and what you feel comfortable with in order to maximise how much fun you have and how much you learn. Whether you want to learn the science of the medicine being practiced or feel brave enough to have a go, everyone is supportive and I could not recommend this trip more to anyone with an interest in healthcare!!!

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
Get the size S T-shirt because M is much bigger than expected!!!
And enjoy!!
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