The Global Work & Travel Co. is a travel agency that specializes in working holidays. Founded in 1996, Global is a one-stop shop for travelers looking for life-changing and mind-opening adventures overseas. The company is headquartered in Australia and has offices in Canada and the United Kingdom. The Global Work & Travel Co. is Australia’s largest working holiday organization in terms of outbound traveler volume and staff, as well as Canada’s only licensed recruitment agency serving working holidaymakers. The company has established relationships with employers in over 100 countries around the world to provide travelers with unparalleled job opportunities in dream locations. This also ensures that Global has year-round job opportunities for travelers and can accept year-round staff orders from employers.
In addition to working holidays, The Global Work & Travel Co. offers other overseas experiences like volunteering, teaching, adventures, nannying, interning, and more. And as a full-service and licensed travel agency, Global is able to offer airfares and travel insurance directly to the public. Each year, the company serves more than 5,000 travelers from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the UK, the US, and several places in between.
The Global Work & Travel Co. comprises an international team of over 80 travel industry professionals who are passionate about helping people see the world. Almost all members have traveled the world many times and have participated in a working holiday, internship, volunteer program, or similar experience. The Global Work & Travel Co. team is there to guide travelers throughout the entire process, from trip planning and preparation; to flights, visas, and insurance; to during and after the program. And because the company has its own offices in Australia, Canada, and the UK, travelers have access to support whichever time zone they’re in.
The Global Work & Travel Co. holds a license, membership, or accreditation from the International Air Transport Association, Better Business Bureau, World Youth Student & Educational Travel Confederation, Travel Compensation Fund, and more.