This new visa gives you the opportunity to either find your job before you go or when you get there!
The Employment you take in the USA must be directly related to your field of study.
You can work in the following areas:
In order for a US Company to be accepted as part of the 12 Month USA Work Programme they must be able to:
Please note some Government companies are exempt from some of the above requirements
The job placement should be skilled and a career-building experience that is relevant to your studies, however, it is rather flexible when it comes to relating the job placement to your field of study, as this program is designed for people who have no work experience necessarily. For example, if the applicant studied International Business and wanted to do a management Internship at a restaurant, we see this as being acceptable.
Click here to see a list of unskilled jobs which are not allowed!
Applying for a job is straight forward! Click on our Researching jobs link below and research jobs in the normal way! We strongly recommend that you actively seek employment leads before you depart for the USA.
There is no timeframe set on this programme, however, you must be able to show sufficient funds to support yourself on a month by month basis. You will also need to register your living address
Your US Employer will be required to complete two forms DS-7002 & Host Company Agreement. This form must be submitted to our Intrax (your US Sponsoring organisation), for vetting and approval before you will be granted authorisation to commence your work placement.