BUNAC – Work Canada
Internship types: Accounting, Agricultural Sciences, Business Admin, Management, Communications, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Forestry, Graphic Design, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Ad, PR, Museum Studies, Technology, Hotel/Restaurant/Hospitality, Tourism, Cooking, National Park Employment, Resort Employment, Ski Resort Employment, Ranch Employment and State Park Employment
Qualifications / skills needed: You must currently be a full-time student at an accredited University. Please note that students on Study or Semester Abroad (except in Canada) who are still considered full-time at a US college or university ARE eligible for this program.
Description: BUNAC’s Work Canada program is operated in conjunction with SWAP and allows you to gain the international experience of working abroad without actually having to go overseas. Work Canada is a program authorized by the Canadian Government to allow US college students the opportunity to work and travel in Canada for up to 6 months. The program fee is $205, plus mandatory travel insurance. The program fee includes program and sponsor administration and materials, and support in the USA and Canada.
Highlights: Free choice of arrival date into Canada; Pre departure support from BUNAC including your work authorization documents; SWAP Canada Hosting Centers with job and accommodation advice, online computer facilities, telephones, mail drop and forwarding services and general advice from friendly and knowledgeable staff; Arrival orientation with vital information on bank accounts, tax, applying for a SIN (social insurance number) as well as practical information on job and accommodation hunting; 24 hours Emergency SWAP assistance; Special phonecard including voicemail and fax facilities; Fast processing, no express fees.
Language required: English
This internship is a paid position. Application process involves: Letters of Reference; Transcript; Written Application
Location: Throughout Canada
Dates: Throughout the year
PO Box 430
Southbury, CT 06488
phone: (203) 264 0901
fax: (203) 264 0251