THE IEP BLOG

What kind of Summer Camp counsellor 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 counsellor? Or will you be the fun one? Or will you be somewhere in between? Here is a list of eight types of counsellors we can guarantee you’ll have at camp.

CELEBS WHO WENT TO SUMMER CAMP

So, you always hear people saying that “Camp is a tradition” or “Whole families attend the same camp” but what does that mean? Is it really that much of a thing? OHH YES. So much so that some celebs such as Jake & Maggie Gyllenhaal, Patrick Dempsey and Jonah Hill...

WORK FOR IEP NEW ZEALAND

Outbound Program Assistant   IEP wants you! We are looking for a past participant to join our team as the IEP Outbound Program Assistant. You will be assisting Kiwis and Aussies in securing working holidays around the world.   We aren’t searching for someone...

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...

J1 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 Kiwis   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...

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 at a New...