Are you looking for a paid work experience in a school environment? Does the opportunity to travel throughout Canada, and share your culture appeal to you? Take part in Odyssey! Odyssey is a language-assistant program. Under the supervision of a teacher, your role will be to encourage students to improve their knowledge of the English language and its associated cultures and to use the language on a daily basis. You will leave your home province or territory to work in a rural or suburban area in another province.

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We’re still looking for language assistants!

Although the 2017-18 application deadline has passed, we’re still looking for francophone and anglophone language assistants. If you’re interested, we invite you to apply. Your name will be placed on a waiting list to be...

Testimonials

It’s really rewarding seeing all these young people who want to spend time with you, who speak French to you, and who admire you! When I arrived in Golden, in British Columbia, it took...

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If there are positions still available, you can start work later in the year. For more information, get in touch with the coordinator in your home province or territory.

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We would be happy to answer your questions about Odyssey. Tell us how to contact you and we’ll be in touch.