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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Language assistants, we have good news for you!

1.    You may have heard the exciting news already, but if not, it’s worth repeating – you got a raise! The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada is pleased to announce a salary increase to...

A new application process!

We are excited to announce that we’ve streamlined and digitized the application process for the Odyssey program. We’ve made it easier and faster for you to send in your application!

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Testimonials

My name is Emir Topalovic and I am the language monitor in Donnacona. It is a smaller town of about 6,000 people with a lot of beautiful scenery and wonderful people. The secondary school is...

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.