Focus On Gap Years
With recent changes to tuition fees and the increasing competitive nature of applying for University, more of you than ever are looking for alternative options to start building your career. icould and gapyear.com have come together to bring you everything you need to know about taking a gap year, including a chance to win your flight!
Fundraising Development Officer
Stephanie K is a fundraising development officer. She actually started a law degree,...
Technical Capabilities Specialist
Desiree N is an Engineer working as a Technical Capabilities Specialist for Vodafone....
Web Systems QA
Abby M works at Jagex in Work Systems QA, "I test all the modules and updates that...
Polly B is a Surveyor for Tarmac, looking after land they own or lease. She was always...
Amy H is a dog re-homer at Wood Green Animal Shelter. She has a degree in equine...
Norman D is a financial planner, "predominantly giving financial advice to individuals,...
Why take a gap year?
Lily Eastwood considers the benefits of taking a gap year.
My gap year experience in Africa
Rachel Bell explains how volunteering in Tanzania and Kenya helped boost her life skills.
Taking a gap year in the UK
Neelam Shah explains why she decided to spend her gap year closer to home.
The gapyear.com Guide to Working in Australia
Australia is the number one backpacker’s destination in the world. Millions of tourists make the trip each year. However, it’s a destination not just for tourism...
Teaching in Mongolia
I arrived after the longest period of non-stop travel that I've ever done in my short life.
A to Z of gap year fundraising ideas
Working flat out and saving like crazy is all very well, but there are other ways to make money. Check out these fun ideas to boost your budget.