WorldStrides was founded in 1967 by a middle school teacher from Chicago. Over 40 years later, WorldStrides boasts a team of more than 450 professionals, each with our own enthusiasm for education and travel. Our casual environment is filled with passionate people who work hard and have fun at the same time. From summer picnics to team outings and employee travel programs, WorldStrides offers an atmosphere that our employees love to return to each day. We nurture a supportive, positive environment by hiring talented individuals who share our belief that we are truly providing once-in-a-lifetime experiences to thousands of students and teachers each year. We invite you to join in us in our mission of enriching students’ lives through experiential travel.
Meet the WorldStrides Team
WorldStrides offers a variety of careers in Marketing, Sales, Account Management, Customer Service, Finance, and Human Resources. Click the job titles below for more information about the roles held by some current WorldStrides team members. For a complete listing of current openings, please click the button above.
|Educational Travel Specialist|
|Capstone Account Manager|
Benefits of Working at WorldStrides
In addition to our fun and inspiring environment, WorldStrides offers a number of benefits for our full-time, year-round staff:
- Employee and family travel discounts on WorldStrides travel programs
- Discounted airfare, car rentals, hotel rooms, amusement park admissions, cruises, etc., through optional membership in the International Association of Travel Agents
- Subsidized gym memberships for our Charlottesville and Salt Lake City offices
- Comprehensive insurance (medical, dental, prescription, vision, life, and voluntary life and AD&D)
- 401(k) retirement savings plan and flexible benefits plan
- Paid time off with an additional day accrued each year of employment
- Paid short- and long-term disability
WorldStrides has offices in 10 locations across the country and also offers a number of field-based career opportunities. In addition to our two largest offices in Charlottesville, VA, and Salt Lake City, UT, WorldStrides also has offices in Arlington, VA; Annapolis, MD; New York City, NY; Williamsburg, VA; Reno, NV; Newport Beach, CA; Houston, TX; and Seattle, WA.
WorldStrides is headquartered in Charlottesville, VA, home to the University of Virginia and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. With a population of just over 40,000, Charlottesville offers the feel of a small, suburban town with the benefits of a larger city. Opportunities for fine dining, shopping, and cultural events abound in the University area and near the city’s historic Downtown Mall, one of the largest pedestrian malls in the country. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy being just a few miles away from the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Salt Lake City, UT
Tucked away in the mountains, Salt Lake City, UT, is the beautiful home to WorldStrides’ Performing Division. While best known for its top-notch ski resorts in the winter, the Salt Lake City area is also a center for the arts, attracting many Broadway and off-Broadway performances, a thriving local music scene, and the Sundance Film Festival. The capital city of Utah also boasts five professional sports teams and a wealth of outdoor activities in every season.