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Going on A J1? The Vital Essentials For The Perfect Summer

Posted 7 months ago in J1

With years of experience under our belts it wouldn’t be right if we didn’t share all our nuggets of knowledge with you. So, if you’re looking for the 411 on your J1 then all you have to do is read on. “First things first though, having taken feedback from thousands of past J-1 Visa students …

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A Summer in Myrtle Beach

So we caught up with J1er, Issa, who spent last summer in the idyllic Myrtle Beach in South Carolina. He told us about his whole experience, from what kind of work you can get, where to stay, and he even told us where to hit up once work is done. Are you jet setting off …

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Employer Spotlight: 118 Positions Available In Sunny Sacramento

With summer looming around the corner and with J1 Season in full swing California jobs are really hard to come by at this stage so if you’re stuck on spending a summer in Cali check out what Sacramento has to offer. This year we’ve got one wonderful employer who wants you! So, which lovely employer …

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The Gordon Colleary Memorial J1 Scholarship

The management and staff of USIT would like to pay tribute to our original founder by running the Gordon Colleary Memorial Scholarship in his name for a third year. In view of Gordon’s vision and kindness USIT would like to offer a J1 Scholarship to one deserving student. How can you enter? In order to …

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FINAL J1 Hiring Fair, 24th March – All You Need To Know

The J1 for 2018 is now into ‘Jonathan Sexton’ time (we’re making that a thing). Long story short, if it’s going to happen for you, it needs to happen very soon.

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If you’re thinking this is something got to do with J1 jobs and San Diego, you’d be right. As many of you will be aware (if you aren’t by now where have you been?!), 2018 is seeing an unprecedented amount of J1 applicants wishing to spend their J1 summer in San Diego, California. As a …

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J1 JOBS: 100+ Hospitality Jobs in Chicago Now Available Ahead Of 28th Feb Hiring Fair!

Keep the faith guys, the lectures and assignments will be melting away into the summer sun of your great US adventure sooner than you think. You keep ploughing on, and we’ll keep making J1 dreams a reality.   The United States is one absolutely huge country, so failing to have an open mind as to …

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Trial Advice, Favourite Managers & Dream Teams From Five Of Our 2018 Coaches!

Where did the weeks go?! It genuinely only seemed a few days ago that we had record numbers at our UCD Trial Day back in November. Now, there are only two chances and a handful of contracts left to be snapped up before our 2018 squad heads to Warwick for their training weekend.

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Blagging It As A Superbowl Expert Even Though You’ve Little Idea What’s Happening

Posted 9 months ago in J1

The Super bowl, Americas biggest annual sporting event, the American All – Ireland Final if you will. This Sunday it takes place in chilly Minnesota between the mighty New England Patriots and the up and coming underdogs, The Philadelphia Eagles. The Patriots are vying for their second straight championship and their sixth Super Bowl ring …

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