and Summer Jobs in France
Au Pair in France with InterExchange
Au Pair France is a chance to experience the
country as a local, with the comfort of a
host family and home cooked meals. You’ll
provide childcare support for your host family.
They’ll provide you with a stipend,
room, meals, and support as you engage with
your new country. We accept applications
Working Abroad, 100 Wall Street, Suite
301, New York, NY 10005
Tel.: 212.924.0446; toll-free:
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 in France.
Contact: ALIORE, Worldwide Workshops,
23 rue Jean Giono 34080 Montpellier, France
Tel.: 00 33 951 79 79 72.
in France at American Village Camps
Work in France Spring/Summer/Autumn
Do you want to teach ESL both in AND out
of the classroom? American Village Camps seek energetic,
creative, initiative-takers who are native English
speakers & love working with children. We’ve
been running English immersion camps in France
since 1994! Our English Language Counselors live
at our immersion camps, scattered in the countryside
across France. It gives you experience, making
lesson plans, using ESL games, working with beginners,
and practicing TPR. For more seasoned ESL teachers,
it is a good fit if you are ready to get out of
the classroom and onto the playing field!
A salary for all days worked: 1170 Euros/month.
Shared dorm-style housing with other counselors,
bedding included. Meals included.
Free laundry services are available at least
once a week.
All counselors may request a 50€ defrayal of
train travel to their village.
Contact: Amanda Barrot, Assistant Program
Director, American Village Camps.
Tel.: (+33) 05 65 76 55 29
In Paris, look for the publication France-USA
Contacts, which carries job ads. You can
place an ad in the print and/or online edition either
via the FUSAC website.
France: Working Holiday Visas
Work in France program can assist higher education students
over 18 from outside Europe to obtain temporary work
permits to work and travel in France for 4-12 months
starting any time. All candidates must be conversant
of France: The Teaching Assistant Program in France
Offers you the opportunity to work in France for 7 months
teaching English to French elementary and secondary school
students. Each year, nearly 1,100 American citizens aged
between 20-35 and permanent residents teach in public
schools across all regions of metropolitan France
and in the overseas departments of French Guyana, Guadeloupe,
Martinique and Réunion. The program offers
a monthly stipend of €790 (net).
Giraudiere: Work and Stay in Southwest France helping
a learning project.
Work and experience the French lifestyle at La Giraudiere,
where people from around the world help restore and renovate
a small hamlet, a place of learning that is being brought
back to life at the same time adding to the lives of
those who help make it happen. All kinds of skills are
required to help supervise the volunteer and internship
programs. In return for your work you will receive accommodations,
3 meals a day, advice, french lessons, training, excursions,
transfers, and so much more!
in the South of France
Volunteers needed to help preserve and restore
villages and monuments in beautiful locations in France,
primarily in Provence near Avignon. Work in an international
and peaceful communal environment helping to restore
and maintain one of the most beautiful villages in a
country overflowing with beautiful villages.
Needs volunteers to care for and restore endangered monuments
throughout France. Many other inexpensive projects,
often offering room and board for the small daily
program fee. See website for more information.