With offices in the UK, Europe, Australia and North America, Work the World is the leading provider of tailored healthcare internship placements in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Over the past 12 years we have sent more than 11,000 students on international healthcare internship experiences. Having recently opened our North American office in Boston we are searching for an ambitious and dynamic candidate to join the team.​

THE POSITION: Healthcare Internship Travel Sales Consultant – North America

With programs in Vietnam, Mexico, Cambodia, The Philippines, Zambia, Ghana, Cambodia, Tanzania, Sri Lanka, and Peru, Work the World specialises in organising short-term internship placements for healthcare students and professionals.

Our traveling interns typically learn about our service either online or via university events and then contact us via our website. The main focus of this position will be to handle these customer queries through both phone and email contact.

As the business develops you will become involved with attending university events, presenting to students and working with faculty.

The position is based in Boston but there may be certain periods of the year where travel within the US to university events is required.


You’ll be comfortable and confident on the phone, accurate, with a strong attention to detail. You must be able to build suitable and natural relationships with people of all ages and at all academic levels.

Candidate requirements:

  • Eloquent written and verbal communication skills
  • Minimum 2 years proven sales experience, in face to face and / or telephone environments
  • Presentation experience


  • Competitive salary plus sales bonus
  • Medical Insurance
  • The chance to travel and experience the student offering in our destinations


When starting, training will be conducted away from Boston for a 2-week period. Expenses covered.

Applications must include a cover letter and resume and should be emailed to the Head of Global Development James O’Grady: [email protected] with the subject line “USA Sales Consultant”.

Only successful candidates will be contacted.