Language-Assistants – Quebec or New Brunswick


Posted:

April 28, 2022

Remove:

May 28, 2022


Job Title:

Language-Assistants

Company:

Odyssey Language-Assistant Program

Company Description:

The Odyssey Language-Assistant Program is a 9-month, paid, professional work experience program offering participants the opportunity to travel to another province or territory. Under the supervision of a teacher, participants work as Language-Assistants in a school environment to motivate, encourage, and enrich the lives of students while sharing their language and culture. For more information, please visit www.englishfrench.ca. Additional Benefits: • Pan-Canadian training session (for first-time participants) • Provincial training session(s) • Possibility of receiving travel allowances • Possibility of obtaining university credits • All school holidays off


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Start Date:

ASAP

Days:

25 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Compensation:

$25,000 for 9 months (September to May)


Duties:

Role and responsibilities: • Organizing cultural and linguistic activities • Motivating and encouraging students while promoting language fluency • Sharing your language and culture through art, music, stories, games, etc Please note: Language Assistants do NOT replace teachers Desirable assets: • Creativity and enthusiasm about sharing your language and culture • Experience working or volunteering with children or youth • Experience teaching, tutoring, coaching or mentoring others • Experience traveling or participating in exchange opportunities • Basic skills in your second official language of Canada

Skills:

Eligibility: In order to qualify for the Odyssey program, you must: • Have solid English or French language skills (oral and written); • Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada; and • Have completed, by the start of your work term and within the last 10 years, at least one full year of postsecondary studies in any field. Please note: Bilingualism is NOT a requirement and there is no age limit for participation.

How to Apply:

Don't miss out on this opportunity, apply online today! Create an application online at www.englishfrench.ca Please send your resume to: https://englishfrench.ca