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.

Programme Odyssée - Odyssey Program

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Six things I found out from Odyssey

1.    How much it would change my career path
I signed up for Odyssey after completing an undergrad degree in world economics. After my Odyssey year (and after seeing how rewarding working with kids could...

Registration is now open!

The registration period has begun. This means that between now and February 28, 2017, you may submit an application to the Odyssey program either by:

• clicking on the “Sign up/Sign in”...

Testimonials

Hello, present and future language assistants! 

Wow — I just came across this site while I was thinking about the good old days when I was an English language assistant at l’École secondaire Barthélemy-Joliette in Joliette...

Question / Answer

During the interview, you can mention your preferred location(s), but you cannot specifically choose which location you will be assigned to. While your preferences may be taken into consideration, all assignments are determined by the...

Questions?

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