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.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2019

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45th anniversary

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the Odyssey program! Formerly known as the Official-Languages Monitor Program (OLMP), the Odyssey program was established in 1973, to promote Canada’s two official languages and the cultures they...

We’re still looking for language assistants!

Although the 2018 -19 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...

Testimonials

I get up in the morning, and the sun’s been up all night! It bathes a mountain in pink light. That’s what I see in the morning, on my way to work. You cannot imagine...

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.