English Teaching Jobs in France
A list of English teaching jobs in France
English Teaching Jobs in France
Although there is high demand for English teachers in France, it’s not easy finding employment through job boards without knowing where to search. France just doesn’t use online recruitment as effectively as other places. But there are still plenty of opportunities to work actually in private work, schools, and in-house companies.
France is a competitive market for English teachers. Two of the best options for jobs are the TAPIF program and working in an English language center. If you’re already living in France, the Pôle Emploi is also extremely useful for finding English teaching jobs in France.
English Schools in France
France is a competitive market for English teachers. Although January and September are peak hiring schools, French language schools hire English teachers year-round. Here are some of the top English teaching jobs in France for language schools.
English Teaching Programs in France
Teaching Assistant Program In France (TAPIF) – If you’re American or Canadian, one of the most popular programs to teach English in France is TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France). Every year, over 1,500 applicants get accepted and take part in this program.
TAPIF offers you the opportunity to work in France for 7 months, teaching English to French students of all ages in public schools across all regions of metropolitan France. Take part in this wonderful cultural exchange opportunity between France and the United States.
If you’re a bit nervous about traveling abroad, we recommend starting with an internship program because it takes all the hassle and time of getting set up. They help you set up affordable accommodation, get your work visa/permit in order, and include pre-departure information. Most importantly, it helps you focus on getting started to teach English in France.
The TEFL Academy Internships
The TEFL Academy offers a variety of exciting internships for students who are interested in gaining experience in the field of teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL). These internships are available for students who have completed their TEFL certificate programs.
Premier TEFL Internships
Premier TEFL has an internship program that is available worldwide at different times throughout the year. They allow students to learn about the TEFL industry, network with other professionals, and gain skills that will help them succeed in a career as a teacher of English as a foreign language.
The TEFL Institute of Ireland Internships
The TEFL Institute of Ireland offers a variety of internships for students who are interested in gaining experience in the field of teaching. Interns will be fully immersed in the day-to-day operations of an ESL school, gaining valuable insight into the industry in various countries
If you’re looking to teach English abroad, the first step is to earn a TEFL certificate. A TEFL certificate is an English teaching qualification that focuses on teaching English as a foreign language. It’s designed to prepare you to become a more effective teacher while working abroad.