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.

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We’re still looking for language assistants!

Although the 2017-18 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 be...

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...

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

Even if both of you may have succeeded in the interview, there is no guarantee that you will be assigned to the same region. Ultimately, the selection of candidates is up to the host province’s...

Questions?

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