Do you love an adventure? Are you always interested in traveling to new places and learning new things? Do you routinely look for ways to help people? If so, there are careers that can help you combine your passions. Travel, both national and international, has become a staple in many careers. Even with all of the technological advancements the world has seen over the past decade, there is still the requirement for on-site, hands on work in many industries. Here are some careers that will take you around the world and pay you for going.
Altruism at its finest. Travel to countries in need, and help people recover from natural disasters or famine. Serve as an ambassador for the United States and help people from other nations better understand American people. Bring what you’ve learned back to the American people so that they can better understand residents of other nations. An important career, working in international aid is a rewarding experience. The Peace Corp and USAID are two organizations to consider.
One of the world’s most spoken languages is English. It is frequently spoken at travel destinations and in business. As such, English teachers are in high demand all over the world, which makes teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) classes a rising career path. With all age groups available for instruction, teachers who speak English and another language can find much success teaching students in another country. With the required certification, one could travel to another country to teach English within a month of acceptance into a sponsoring program.
Traveling nurses provide medical acumen and assistance to national hospitals. Because of the shortage of professionals in this field, the traveling nurses are in great demand. Nurses with degrees and certified parties can see the country and help people in need at the same time. The positions are temporary and are most often filled in hospitals.
Have you ever marveled at bridges and wondered how they were built? Or looked up at tall buildings and imagined one of your own design? Natural disasters have brought about much destruction and in underdeveloped countries, there is much work to be done. Civil engineering allows you to construct the world’s infrastructure, improving upon the systems already in place, and creating new ones where the need arises. It allows you to help people in need of necessities like clean water and waste networks. A career in civil engineer allows you to make a difference. Careers with private companies, as well as the US military abound in this field . An NU Master of Civil Engineering degree can be completed online within two years and can take you places you’ve never dreamed of. Civil engineers are needed all around the word to firm systems already in place, or create new territorial plans to accommodate growing regions.
With these career options, you will soon be seeing the world. The economy of today needs more people willing to work as they go, and open their mind to the possibilities. Use your skills to put you in a position to travel. You only live once, and now is your chance to see the world.