French Language Assistant

An employer in Parry Sound is looking to hire a French Language Assistant

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Application Deadline: August 31, 2020
Hours of Work: 25
Wages: 25,000- 9 months
Duties & Qualifications:
The Language Monitors Program is a paid and professional work experience of 9 months duration. Under the supervision of a teacher, language instructors work in a primary or secondary school in order to motivate, encourage the learning of the target language and enrich the lives of students. We are looking for French speaking assistants wishing to work in Ontario. We encourage all Francophones to apply, whether their mother tongue is French or not. Francophones, bilinguals, Anglophones and polyglots are all welcome. Please complete the application form in French and submit a curriculum vitae in French on our website ( Promising candidates will be contacted for an interview in French.
Roles and responsibilities :
• Prepare activities focused on learning the language and culture
• Motivate students to learn French
• Share your culture through art, music, stories, games, etc.
Please note: language monitors are NOT a substitute for teachers
Compensation :
• $ 25,000 for 9 months (September 2020 to May 2021)
• 25 hours of work per week (Monday to Friday)
Other benefits:
• Pan-Canadian training session (for new language instructors)
• Provincial training session (s)
• Possibility of receiving travel allowances
• Possibility of obtaining university credits
• School vacation
Eligibility criteria :
To be eligible for the Odyssey program, you must:
• Have strong linguistic skills in French OR in English, both oral and written;
• Have Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status; and
• Have completed, before the start of your mandate, at least one full year of post-secondary studies in the last 10 years, regardless of field of study. If you are currently studying in Quebec, you must have completed two years of college studies or one university year, always within the last 10 years.
Note: Bilingualism is NOT a prerequisite and there is no age limit to apply.
Desirable assets:
• Creativity and enthusiasm to share your language and your culture
• Experience working, volunteering, mentoring or mentoring children or young people
• Travel experience or participation in exchange programs
• Basic language skills in your official second language of Canada
Job Type: Part-Time
Part Time Hours Per Week: 25
Advertising Method: General Ad

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