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 $25,000 from $18,500 for all Odyssey language assistants and promotion agents, for the nine-month mandate! This translates to approximately $25 per hour, which is very competitive compared to similar language assistant programs across Canada. We hope this increase will help you get more out of your Odyssey experience!

2.    If you are a 2018–19 or 2019–20 Odyssey language assistant, you are eligible to participate...

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!

Scan or take a detailed photo of all of your required supporting documents as a separate PDF or image file (.jpg, .tiff, and .png are accepted). Upload each file, using the corresponding button in the SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS section of your online profile.

Your résumé in English (including your current occupation); Proof of completion of the required level of study (your grades will not be assessed), which could be...


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