Teach English in France
| Featured Articles on Teaching English in France
||Teaching Assistant in Program in France by Kelby Hartson Carr
A unique opportunity for Americans to find paid work teaching English in France and certain French-speaking countries while becoming immersed in the French language.
||Why the Teaching Assistantship Program in France is Ideal for Young Writers by Reagan M. Sova
A French initiative open to U.S. aged between 20-35 citizens who would like to teach English as a second language to elementary or high school students on a 7-month contract. The author found that the experience served as a great way to combine paid work while developing of writing inspiration...
|Teaching English in Paris, France: Where There is a Will There is a Way by Natalie Faulkner
|Teaching English in France: A Step-by-Step Approach by Amber Foster
|Finding a Job as an English Teaching Assistant in France by Sarah Wilson
|See Susan Griffith's article on Teaching English in Europe for a discussion, links and advice on finding work teaching English in France.
CTESOL / CTEFL: Teach English Around the World
4 week — Internationally accredited courses
Located in a beautiful village in the northwest of
France ITTT’s Brittany TESOL course is the perfect
place to complete your teacher training in tranquillity
away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. The
training center is equipped with modern teaching
aids and great resources for your lessons. The course
trainers are dedicated to helping you throughout your
time on the course with professional instruction and
guidance. They will also provide valuable feedback
on your teaching practice sessions.
available each month all year-round
Cost: Deposit: US$600. Balance: €$825.
|Teach English in France with InterExchange Working Abroad
Our Teach English in France programs give students and young adults from North America the chance to be completely immersed in French culture. Participants choose from providing private family lessons in exchange for room and board, or teaching in a Paris classroom. Placements are in beautiful Lille or Paris and their surrounding suburbs and require just 15 hours of language instruction a week. Use your free time to take French classes and explore the beautiful City of Lights!
||Dates: Year-round; 1-3 months
Contact: InterExchange Working Abroad, 100 Wall Street, Suite 301, New York, NY 10005
Tel.: 212.924.0446; toll-free: 1.800.597.3675
|TEFL TOULOUSE — 4
week TEFL Certificate course
4-week intensive TEFL (TESOL) Certificate courses in the heart of Toulouse in the South of France. We are externally validated by IATQuO and trainees have a minimum of 6 hours observed teaching practice. Course also includes 75 hours of grammar, phonology, teaching technique and some 30 hours of lesson planning help. Plenty of teaching work is available locally and nationally upon completion of the course and we offer lifetime job guidance. Toulouse is a buzzing, beautiful and historic French city with a Spanish influence.
run year round
Contact: Jonathan Davies, TEFL
TOULOUSE, 9 Allees Frederic Mistral, Grand
Rond, 31400 Toulouse, France
Tel: +33 5 61 54 76 67
|Live With and Teach English to a Family in France
This volunteer program is a great opportunity to experience
French lifestyle and improve your linguistic skills at
a low cost.
You live with a host family and in exchange for your own room
and meals, you share your English language skills for around
15 hours a week. This program has a focus on cultural exchange,
it is designed for those of you wishing to experience French
culture in depth. Placements are usually in Southern France,
however, positions are available in Paris and other areas
||Dates: 1 to 3 months placements, available all year round. Only 1 month placement in July and August.
Cost: From 390 Euros.
Contact: ALIORE, Worldwide Workshops, 23 rue Jean Giono 34080 Montpellier, France
Tel.: 00 33 951 79 79 72.
(Language & Lifestyle programme)
American Village Camps
Teach English to Children in France as a Camp Counselor
Language counselors, TEFL teachers and other staff for several different American-style English immersion camps in France year-round, including summer. Knowledge of French not required. Camps create a positive environment where it is fun, natural and necessary to use English. Seek energetic, creative, initiative-takers who are native English speakers and love working with children. Counselors live in the camp and create, organize, and lead activities and English classes. This is a paid position, and room and board is included.
API Tutor Abroad in France
API’s tutor abroad program consists of a guaranteed position to serve as a conversational English tutor in a French family from 1-3 months in duration. Participants are able to join this program at various times throughout the year, and are expected to contributed 15 hours per week toward tutoring members of the host family in conversational English. In exchange, the API participant gets to live with a host family, have most meals covered, and experience the wonders of living in France!
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.apistudyabroad.com/experiential-programs/teach/
Embassy of France
Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF)
The Teaching Assistant Program in France offers the opportunity to work teaching English to elementary and secondary school students in French. Each year, nearly 1,100 American citizens
and permanent residents teach in public schools across all regions of metropolitan France as well as in the overseas
departments of French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Réunion. The program offers a monthly stipend of
approximately €790 (net). Candidates may be between the ages of 20 to 35.
FUSAC is a well-known newsletter with ads offering employment .
International TEFL Academy
TEFL TESOL Certification Toulouse, France
Courses and job placement assistance for all graduates.
Wall Street Insitute
Paris is the leading English language training school in France. TEFL/CELTA or equivalent (such as BA). Must be an EEC citizen or hold working papers for France.