UK - Work and Travel


  • All applicants must be 18-35 years old, citizens of a EU country and holders of a valid EU passport or hold a work permit or working holiday visa;
  • All applicants must have intermediate knowledge of English;
  • Experience in a relevant field is an advantage, though not a requirement;
  • Applicants must be ready to begin work one week after they receive a job offer;
  • All applicants must be able to cover daily living expenses for the first few weeks.

NB: Global Choices will interview applicants over the phone or Skype if possible.

Required Documents

  • Completed application form provided by Global Choices;
  • Covering letter for the position you apply for (printed in English);
  • Curriculum Vitae (printed in English with photo - SMILE);
  • Two reference/recommendation letters from a previous employer/educational institution/official body (must be printed and translated into English);
  • A photocopy of your passport.

Work Permits and Visa

If you are a citizen of the European Union and have a valid passport you do not need a work permit or a visa to participate in this programme.

Nationals from the following new member states: Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia, Slovenia, Slovakia, Hungary and the Czech Republic who find a job in the United Kingdom are required to apply to register with the Home Office under the new "Worker Registration Scheme" within a month after they start work. Citizens of Bulgaria and Romania need to be Work Permit holders.

For more information please visit the Home Office website.

How to Apply for a Programme

  • Fill out the application form;
  • Add all required documents together and send the entire packet to Global Choices;
  • Get the confirmation of eligibility and pay the booking fee. Later job offer and an invoice for the rest of the programme fee;
  • Sign the job offer and send a scanned copy of it together with proof of payment of the programme fee;
  • Get all your employer’s details and travel directions;
  • Confirm your arrival date, time and place at least two weeks before you leave your home country. (This is very important; if you fail to do this there is a chance that the employer will not be ready to accept you);
  • Have a great trip!

Applicants are welcome to submit applications year-round.

Global Choices. Contact information

Global Choices, 146 Omega Works, 4 Roach Road, London E3 2GY, United Kingdom
Tel: (+ 44) 208 533 2777 (UK)
Tel.: (+1) 646 929 4656 (USA)
Fax: (+ 44) 870 330 5955

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