THE IEP BLOG

WHAT TYPES OF CAMPS ARE THERE?

There are many different types of Summer Camps in America. Each one with a long history of tradition and their own unique way of looking after campers. The main sorts of camps are overnight camps where children stay for the full 7-9 weeks of the summer. Then there are...

WHAT KIND OF CAMP COUNSELOR WILL YOU BE?

When you head to camp you will be surprised at the kind of leader you turn into. Overseeing children, will you be the strict counselor? Or will you be the fun one? Or will you be somewhere in between? Here is a list of eight types of counselors we can guarantee you’ll...

WHAT IS SUMMER CAMP IN AMERICA?

  WHAT IS SUMMER CAMP IN AMERICA? Summer camp is an amazing experience. And luckily, if you love it enough, it doesn’t have to be a once in life time experience. If you enjoy being in the outdoors, spending time with children and toasting marshmallows, then you...

J-1 VISA UPDATE

J1 Visa Update As you are most likely aware we’ve been monitoring the Foreign Worker Executive Order from the Trump presidency which has been focused on reviewing the J-1 culture exchange programs after the ‘Buy American and Hire America’ executive order that was...

BENEFITS OF SUMMER CAMP

Benefits of going to Summer Camp   Summer Camp USA program is the ultimate working holiday, allowing you to skip the winter and work in America for 8-10 weeks. You will be in charge of running day to day activities at camp, being a role model and facilitating a...

HOW TO FUND GAP YEAR

A few tips on how to fund a Gap Year   So you want to take a gap year, but aren’t sure how to fund it. No worries! IEP – the Gap Year Experts - have you covered. The first step is the easiest; create a savings plan for your gap year. We definitely don’t recommend...

STARTUP JOBS IN THE USA

Startup jobs in NYC & San Francisco for Aussies   IEP has recently joined forces with the awesome talent platform company Planted, meaning finding work in the USA has just become so much easier! Planted is a talent community which assists recent graduates and...

TYPES OF JOBS AT CANADIAN SKI RESORTS

  So you want to work at a winter resort in Canada, but don’t know much about what kind of jobs are available. Let us give you a brief overview of some of the roles available at Canadian ski resorts as we list some of the pros and cons that come with each role....

J1 VISA ELIGIBILITY UPDATE

  Changes to the J1 Visa Eligibility   We’ve got some big news about changes to the eligibility to the J1 visa that we offer on our USA programs. Now, even more people are eligible for the J1 visa – yussss! It used to be that you had to study on campus and...

BOOK NOW – PAY LATER

  Going on your dream working holiday has just gotten a little easier thanks to IEP! We are excited to announce that we are now offering deposit and payment plan options on selected working holiday programs. Now it is easier than ever to plan (& budget) for...