Language assistant in a middle school in France

Education and/or Teacher Training, Languages and Philological Sciences
15 Sep, 2024 to 30 Jun, 2025
30 Jun, 2024

General information

3 months
3-4 days per week

We are looking for interns for 3 three-month periods : from mid-September 2024 to mid December 2024, from January 2025 to end of March 2025, and from April to end of June 2025.

The interns (from one of the EU states ) would assist the English teachers, take charge of groups of maximum 15 students for conversation classes and oral work ; he/she would also organise an English club during lunchtime and contribute to cross curricular work in collaboration with other subject areas (History, Arts, Geography, Technology... ). The intern would also give language lessons to the adults of our school (levels varying from A2 to C1 ).

Mastery of German or Spanish (either as a native language or C1 level) would be greatly appreciated in order to assist the other language teachers, and run a German or Spanish club during lunchtime too. Any other native language is welcome, to set up a beginner's club in that language, either for the pupils of our school or the adults. Additional skills with sport, or music ( either playing an instrument or singing) would be an added bonus to our school and specifically to our music teacher to help with choir practice.

We are looking for someone with a passion for teaching, and languages. Candidates should have an excellent command of English, C1 in European Framework and a mininum level of B2 in French. A referent will be provided to help settle in, and with administrative matters. No previous experience of teaching is required, however we are looking for someone who is interested in education, and is used to dealing with teenagers.

The financial compensation will consist of accommodation (hosting in the students' families), lunch at school on schooldays, and a buspass for easy access to the beautiful city of Nantes, and to the Atlantic beaches.

We are looking forward to hearing from you. If you would like more information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter, stating which period you would be interested in.

No financial compensation


teenagers  teaching  English  France  
English: Proficient User C1
French: Independent User B2
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