GAP YEAR ABROAD
Whether you are in between schools, finished with school or looking to take a career break, doing a gap year can be a good option to discover yourself, live a special adventure and boost your CV/resume.
“Just do it! Volunteering is an amazing experience and an opportunity not to be missed. ”Stacey Wolfe | Swaziland Volunteer
What is a Gap Year?
Why should you join a Gap Year abroad project?
Develop skillsImpress employers with an experience abroad and new skills acquired as you will be working in teams in limited resources areas.
Gain ExperienceWhether you are trying to gain relevant work experience in a particular field or explore a new field, a gap year can help you just do that.
Expand your world viewsGet blown away by seeing varied landscapes, cultures and wildlife while fostering local friendships and learn to appreciate differences and embrace similarities.
Learn another languageEnhance your cultural experience by learning the local language and add it your CV/Resume to increase job prospects.
Find yourself and learn what aspires youA gap year is a great opportunity to discover what motivates you and what rocks your world. Get inspired while broadening your horizon!
Live “La Pura Vida”Get to know the world you live in by living the “pure life” traveling and exploring new cultures while building memories that will last a lifetime!
Are you concerned that your child is not ready to go to college or enter the workforce? Are you thinking they are not mature enough and need to experience the real world? Or perhaps, you see your child undecided and needs inspiration for the future, and you want to help them decide, but you’re not sure how?LEARN MORE
GAP YEAR ADVISORS
As an advisor or schools counsellor, you’ll be searching for gap year adventures that are suitable for your gap year candidate. At Kaya, we believe this is particularly important. That is why we match each and every one of our volunteers to a project that does not only appeal to their interests, but also to projects that will genuinely benefit from their skill set and participation.LEARN MORE
GAP YEAR TESTIMONIAL
Gap Year Benefits
There are many personal and professional benefits to doing a Gap Year. During your Gap Year, you’ll get to:
Learn Management skills - as you will need to manage your own schedule and your own budget
Expand your personal & professional network - meeting like-minded individuals, making local friends and field experts.
Explore career options - what a great way to try different types of activities
Learn teamwork - all projects require some type of teamwork, teaching you how to work with all kind of people
Be more culturally sensitive and develop your emotional quotient - meeting people from all over the world will broaden your horizons and help you become more understanding without even realizing it.
How can Kaya help you do a Gap Year?
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A Gap Year is a fantastic way to go through a self-exploratory phase in between life stages. Kaya tries to be an educator who relates to participants. We interview candidates to make sure they are choosing the right placements based on their needs and desires. We can work with the parents, the students and the advisors equally to make sure the participant’s gap year expectations are met
CONTACT OUR ADVISORS
For a tailored gap year that can include coursework, volunteering, interning or independent studies, call 0161 870 6212 or email us at email@example.com
Apply online and pay your deposit to secure your space on your chosen Gap Year projects. Our advisors will then contact you to guide you through the next steps. Apply now
When you’ve been accepted onto your project we’ll send you your Welcome Pack and lots of other helpful information to assist you with preparing for your placement.
HAVE A QUESTION?
Our Multi-Country Gap Year Projects
For tried and Tested Pre-Designed Gap Year Options, you can explore the following: