Applications for this program are now closed for Summer 2017. We anticipate that applications for Summer 2018 will open during September 2017.
Immerse yourself in a fantastic work and travel experience in California, the USA for summer 2017. Located off the coast of California on beautiful Santa Catalina Island, you will have the opportunity to work in a variety of positions and experience unique cultural exchange.
Island Ventures comprises of 4 retails stores and 2 boutique hotels.
Our retail stores offer an extensive array of high-quality apparel, accessories, and gifts, featuring big brands and exclusive Catalina Island merchandise. Our hotels provide guests with world-class facilities and a fantastic environment in which to savor all that Catalina Island has to offer.
Our team believes in good quality, excellent prices and reputable customer service, which makes us the finest retail stores on the island.
We invite you to explore, inspire, dream and work with us for summer 2018!
Imagine gaining world class work experience during your summer break from university! On this program, you will work in an amazing location earning an hourly wage based on your job position. Participants will work in the following roles:
The program runs from June to September which gives you plenty of time to build up your experience along with up to 30 days to travel at the end of your program.
Participants on the Island Ventures, International program will be able to experience unique cultural exchange activities. As part of your program, the Island Ventures Team will support you with sourcing cultural activities that are designed to enhance your work and travel experience.
Let Yummy Jobs take you on a California adventure next summer!
To participate in the Summer Work Travel USA program with the Island Ventures Company, you must meet all of the following criteria:
If you have any questions regarding eligibility for the program please contact a member of the Yummy Jobs Team!
Participants on the Island Ventures International Program will be required to submit the following fees.
£895.00 GBP = Full Placement Program Fee inclusive of visa sponsorship, medical insurance, SEVIS Fee, pre-arrival and arrivals support, pre-arranged job and pre-arranged housing.
Additional Fees for summer 2017:
Please note all fees are subject to change and may change without notice
Please note, all dates are subject to change
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PROGRAM DATES: June 10 2017 - September 17 2017
PROGRAM DURATION: 3 months + 30-day travel period
ROLES AVAILABLE: Hotel Front Desk, Retail, Food and Beverage
WAGE: Mimimum of $10.00 USD per hour
HOURS: Minimum of 32 hours per week / Average 38 - 45 hours per week
HOUSING: Shared housing is provided nearby - $100.00 USD rent per week
HIGHLIGHTS: Exclusive location, range of island leisure activities to enjoy, a summer living the Californian dream!