Not just for teachers

Travel Teacher - Not just for teachers

This log article has been written to provide you with an overview of the type of individuals who choose to volunteer with us. We would firstly like to address any misconceptions that our provision is tailored just for teachers.  Our philosophy has been developed with inclusion in mind, we aim to deliver exceptional experiences for all walks of life - not just teachers.

Our model provides a platform for holistic development that combines an individual's mental, physical, social, emotional and spiritual growth.  Our premise is that an individual finds purpose and meaning in life through connections to the natural world, the community and through humanitarian values. 

What does this mean?  What ever stage you are at in your personal and professional pathway you will benefit from our unique journey, driven by impact.

Who volunteers with Travel Teacher?


Students join our programs for a multitude of reasons; for education, fun, to see the world, to make an impact. Whatever the reason students find that Travel Teachers discovery work placements not only allows them to see the world but also provides invaluable career development opportunities at the same time.

Gap Year

Gap years are not just year long holidays. This is an ideal time to develop an new skill, learn something new and even inspire international communities. Don’t regret a missed opportunity. Travel Teachers discovery work placement experiences can compliment your year abroad. Our projects provide a unique blend of cultural immersion and exploration.

Industry Professionals

It’s easy to get stuck into a daily routine or the standard 9 to 5, but it doesn't have to stay that way. Taking a break from the norm, volunteering with Travel Teacher can lift you out of your comfort zone and into new and exciting experiences. You might even feel better for it! All you need to do is select your preferred destination and we will take you on a journey of a life time…


We offer tailor-made programmes for university groups. Whether you are a university club or society, or you are looking for an academic based trip related to a degree course or curriculum, Travel Teachers dynamic provision can offer you exciting career enhancing opportunities in schools within our partnered countries.


Travel Teachers discovery itinerary allows you to experience the world unavailable to normal tourists. You will become truly immersed in different local cultures whilst also working with international schools. Embarking on a work placement with Travel Teacher means you get to do and see things that are truly unique. You will be living with sensitive communities and will have many life changing moments that will provide a lifetime of memories. 

Remember - The world is your classroom.