SUMMER WORK AND TRAVEL USA


Work in the US next summer for up to 4 months!

    EXCLUSIVE TO UNIVERSITY STUDENTS!

    Work and Travel USA is THE summer programme!
    This is a great way to spend months in the US, working and playing hard while making new friends and gaining fantastic experience!


    KEY POINTS


    Work and Travel USA lets you spend up to 4 and a half months living and working in the USA over the summer holiday.
    You can work any time between June 01 and September 15 - with up to 30 days tourism and travel time at the end*
    The Programme is ONLY OPEN TO UNIVERSITY LEVEL STUDENTS - so apply now while you still can!
    You can take any job in the USA as long as it is "seasonal"
    Places and visa numbers are limited so make sure you apply as early as possible!

    Seasonal means a job in an area that has higher demand during the summer months - i.e. hotels, resorts, restaurants etc.

    ELIGIBILITY

    To be eligible for Summer Work and Travel USA you must be:
    At least 18 years old on June 1st 2017
    Currently enrolled on a degree or diploma course of at least 2 years duration
    Either a UK national OR studying at a UK university or institution

    FINAL YEAR STUDENTS ARE ALSO ELIGIBLE!

    WHAT YOU GET ON SUMMER WORK AND TRAVEL USA

    LEGAL SPONSORSHIP
    The documentation and approval you need in order to apply for the J1 Visa at the US Embassy

    INSURANCE
    Comprehensive medical and liability insurance for the duration of your time in the USA

    24/7 EMERGENCY SUPPORT
    Our teams are available for you 24 hours a day if you have an emergency. You can call them toll free from any phone in the USA

    ONLINE ORIENTATION
    Full online orientation before you travel to the USA

    UK SUPPORT
    Help and advice from our expert team whoever you need it during the application process!

    SEVIS FEES
    SEVIS stands for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System. The US Government charges a separate fee for every person going to the US on a J1 Visa Programme - BUT IT"S INCLUDED IN THE FEES YOU PAY US

    HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

    There are 2 different programmes you can apply for. If you want to apply for a job through CIEE and it's partners the fee will be £629. If you've already got a job on your own the fee is £529

    EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! APPLY BEFORE DECEMBER 1ST AND SAVE £30 OFF EITHER PROGRAMME!

    • WORK AND TRAVEL USA - INDEPENDENT JOB
    • £540
    • Fees include Insurance, Legal Sponsorship, US Government SEVIS fee and all documents required to apply for the J1 Visa
    • Please note: Fees do NOT include local embassy fee - currently $160 (approx £100). You will need to pay this when you book your visa interview.
    • WORK AND TRAVEL USA - PLACEMENT THROUGH CIEE
    • £620
    • Fees include Insurance, Legal Sponsorship, US Government SEVIS fee and all documents required to apply for the J1 Visa
    • Please note: Fees do NOT include local embassy fee - currently $160 (approx £100). You will need to pay this when you book your visa interview.

    HOW TO APPLY

    IT'S EASY!
    If you've already got a job in the USA for this summer you can download your application and get started!

    If you're looking for a job in the USA you can also register your details using our online form at the bottom of this page and we'll get you entered in the system!
    Once we've got your details we'll contact you for the £65 deposit in order to get started and then we will stay in contact with you throughout the process!

    EMPLOYER OFFER FORM

    If you're applying for a job independently (or have already got a job in the USA) your employer will need to complete a Job Offer Form, sign it and scan/ email back to you.
    **You'll then need to sign the Participant Section of the Job Offer Form and submit it along with your application!

    The J1 Visa

    Anybody going to the USA to work for the summer needs a J1 Visa - it opens up a world of possibilities!
    In order to get your J1 Visa you need to go through what's called a "Legally Designated Sponsor". IST Plus works with CIEE in the USA to get your job approved and provide you with the legal sponsorship you need to apply for the visa at your local US Embassy.
    We're there to help you every step of the way - from arranging your visa paperwork to guidance on getting the visa interview - and of course once you're in the USA you know you've got a whole team of experienced staff there to help you when you need it!

    Register for Jobs here!


    We've got jobs in Themeparks, ride assistants (for those who like rollercoasters!), hotels, beach jobs, jobs on the lake - you name it!
    If you fancy more information and applying for any of our available jobs please fill out the short form below and we'll get you started!
    Below are some pictures from our employers in the USA - we've got some great opportunities so get started on the process NOW!


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    ABOUT IST PLUS


    IST Plus was formed in 2003. Since then we have worked with thousands of students and young people from all over the world to help and guide them on their international journeys.
    We work with partners across the globe to provide the best service possible.

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    In the UK: 0207 788 7877
    International: +44 (20) 7788 7877

    info@istplus.com

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