Work

This section lists compilations of paid positions for not-for-profit organizations and of paid positions abroad, especially in the humanitarian area. This section also lists other resources related to working abroad.

Advice

Paid positions other than teaching abroad

Paid positions teaching abroad – general

Paid positions teaching abroad – teaching English

  • Dave’s ESL Café – 4000+ jobs teaching English as a second language; also contains resources for teachers and students
  • How to Teach English – book by Jeremy Harmer, with DVD (2007; 288 p.)
  • Teach Abroad – GoAbroad
  • Teaching English Abroad – TransitionsAbroad; links toward many compilations of jobs teaching English as a second language
  • Teaching English Abroad – book by Susan Griffith (2011; 560 p.)
  • Teaching English Overseas – book by Jeff Mohamed (2003; 224 p.)
  • TEFL Certification Schools – GoAbroad; 800+ certificate programs for teaching English as a second language
  • TESOL Directory of Degree & Certificate Programs – 400+ certificate programs for teaching English as a second language
  • WorldWideESL – many jobs

Paid positions teaching abroad – teaching French

  • Certificat d’enseignement du français langue seconde – ILSC-Montréal; 4 weeks full time; recognized by the Université du Québec en Outaouais
  • Certificat en enseignement du français langue seconde – Université du Québec à Montréal; 30 credits (2 full time university semesters)
  • Books of the collection "Techniques et Pratiques de classe" by Clé International
  • Enseigner le français comme langue seconde – book by Gérard Vigner (2001)
  • Le français langue seconde – Apprentissage et Curriculum – book by Pierre Martinez (2003)
  • Manuel de formation pratique pour le professeur de FLE – book by Paola Bertocchini (2007)

Work permit

  • International Experience Canada – program of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Canada (previously called "International Youth Programs") that allow Canadians between 18 and 35 years old to easily obtain a temporary work permit in certain countries; in certain cases, it is not necessary to possess a job offer before obtaining the permit