Do I get paid?
Of course! As a language assistant, you will receive a taxable salary of $25,000 for 25 hours of work per week, to be completed during your nine-month mandate. That’s about $25 per hour, or $2,700 per month from September through May. More details will be provided during the application process.
Your Odyssey also provides:
- holiday pay, as well as other benefits paid by the employer;
- allowances to help cover two return trips home, if you are placed more than 200 km away from your home province or territory;
- allowances to cover the pan-Canadian and provincial/territorial training sessions.
What’s not covered
- Your living expenses, including housing, food, and personal items.