As tempting as late nights and no alarms clocks can be, the extended break with no cash flow can be a worrisome time for supply staff. In an effort to help you bring in some extra cash – while still having time to enjoy the summer – we’ve collated a list of 10 ways to keep earning money this school break with 10 holiday jobs you may not yet know about!
Perhaps the easiest way to earn money this summer! Refer some friends and we will pay you £200 PER TEACHER you recommend. If you recommend 5 teachers that’s £1000 tax free in your account! Some conditions apply. Email us for more information or to get started you can register your friends here.
2. Dog Walking
Britain is a nation of dog lovers making keeping the cash flowing this summer as simple as a walk in the park! The sun is shining and the parks are full making dog walking a fun and healthy way to earn some extra money this summer. This profession has emerged out of public demand as owners are finding themselves working long hours or away on holidays — Welcome the Dog Walker! In London, dog walkers charge up to £15 per hour for walking a dog and when you consider that most dog walkers take out four or five dogs at a time, the money can soon start to mount up. There are a number of companies that put you in touch with people looking for the right person to entrust their favourite four-legged friends with. A great way to get started is to create a profile and register your details with Care.com.
3. Activity Camp
World Class Teachers work with companies that run exciting, fun and inspiring activity holiday programmes. If you are looking for a fun, varied, outdoor job in the summer with industry leading pay, there is no better way to earn money in the Spring!
*Please note that our World Class Teachers are given first preference to these job opportunities. Not to worry – if you are yet to join the team REGISTER TODAY for this and many more teaching opportunities or contact us for further information.
4. Private Tuition
While the term may have ended it doesn’t necessarily mean that the teaching has to! Many parents wish to continue their child’s learning throughout the holidays. There are a number of online resources available to get you started. Try the good people at Tutor Hunt to find tutoring work local to you.
We all love shopping – especially when someone else is paying! Become a mystery shopper and get paid to give feedback on your shopping experiences. The main criteria is good communication skills, a mobile phone and a willingness to travel. Have a look at Secret Shopping to find out more and see if this is right for you!
Time for a spring clean! Use your spare time to get rid of anything you no longer wear, use or need. Used correctly, eBay can create a great source of cash flow that will still leave you time to enjoy the holiday season. We’ve found a great article that will put you in good stead to start selling.
With your exceptional skills and experience working with young people you’re sure to find many childcare opportunities to see you through the summer. Your DBS is already sorted so getting registered with an agency shouldn’t take too long. A quick google search will reveal many agencies looking for individuals with your qualifications. Like Minders look great and you can register now on their website.
8. Task Rabbit
TaskRabbit is an online and mobile marketplace that matches freelance labor with local demand, allowing consumers to find immediate help with everyday tasks, including cleaning, moving, delivery, personal assistant and handyman work. Another great option for those looking to bridge the gap this term break.
9. Pet Sitting
There’s no better time to start Pet Sitting then in the holidays! Families are going away leaving lots of beloved pets in need of taking care of. Animal Angels are currently looking for animal lovers to join their team.
10. Write a Book!
This may seem a bit far fetched but thanks to Create Space many authors are taking to self publication to get their work noticed, read and purchased. From short stores, children’s books or fantasy novels; If you fancy yourself a writer or have a little something you’ve been working on, now is the time to give it life online!
Have any more suggestions? Feel free to comment below!