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.

The role of the language assistant

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Where can I work? Where will I live?

Many of you are excited about the prospect of travelling across the country and living in a new environment for nine months! However, some of you are also a bit hesitant at the idea of...

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Testimonials

Participating in the Odyssey program was one of the best decisions I have ever made! Although I was nervous about moving away from my hometown to a new province for the first time, I...

Question / Answer

Odyssey may be considered an internship. Some people who completed the Odyssey program have been able to use their experience to gain credits in certain circumstances, but the decision to grant credit is up to...

Porter Airlines is proud to offer a travel discount on all available base fares for travel to and from locations for the Explore, Destination Clic and Odyssey programs.

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