France Internship

If you’re looking for an internship abroad, you’re in the right place!

About our program

France is the world’s most popular tourist destination. With the breath-taking French Alps, stunning Mediterranean coastline, and delicious food and wine, it is no wonder it is becoming a sought-after teaching destination as well. In addition, the steps that France has taken to combat COVID-19 also makes it an extremely safe destination as well. 

With our internship program, we take the stress out of applying for teaching jobs abroad! When you depart, you’ll feel more than prepared with our 120-hour TEFL course, Young Learners course, and our lesson planning guide for young learners.

We are here for you every step of the way! When you finish your year in France, you will have gained valuable experience that you can take with you anywhere in the world. Not to mention the countless unforgettable memories you will make! Not just in the classroom teaching adorable children, but also the trips you will take with fellow teachers! 

What are you waiting for? Take the first steps in launching your teaching career today!

Make your resume stand out with our France internship

Monthly salary of €1,200 to €1,400.
120 hour TEFL course, Young Learners course, and our NEW lesson planning guide for young learners.
Certificate of completion for teaching experience and reference letter for your future!
Accommodation assistance
Welcome Orientation (depending on the area).
Teacher supplies and aid upon arrival and throughout the year.
Half of your work transportation (if a train is needed) will be covered
CDD contract
24 hour in-country support.
Health Insurance as covered by the EU.
Age 21+
Native English Speaker or C2 English level
TEFL qualified (TEFL course included)
High school diploma or higher
Both physically and mentally healthy
Experience in teaching (in particular to young learners aged 3-10 (TEFL teaching is a plus)
A basic knowledge of the French language is desired for communicating with parents and principals.
Passionate about teaching in a fun, dynamic and creative fashion
Clean criminal certification
Eligible to work in France for a full academic year
International flights
Police check: Each applicant must have a clean criminal record
Health check: Each applicant must provide a full health statement
Budget: For adventures and in the event of an emergency while you are in France
Travel insurance: It’s essential to arrange this before you go! EU passport holders are entitled to the EU health card.
Accommodation in France, we recommend AirBNB to rent a room for the first couple of weeks.


Enrollment Fee
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Pay it to secure your spot and start the placement process.

All inclusive

9 month placement
Monthly allowance provided
Accommodation assistance
Full orientation provided
150 hours of TEFL training included
Certificate of internship completion


Once you are formally accepted and know your placement location, you can now book your flights! You will receive an email from us on your next steps, including accommodation preparation and COVID-19 precautions. 

We are here for you every step of the way! It’s a great idea to go a week early to try the public transport and eat some escargot.


Want to learn more?

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    Your teaching experience

    You will be teaching mostly pre-primary and primary students during school hours for 15-20 hours per week. Classes can range from 25 to 35 students.

    There are also Wednesday classes (normally a school day-off) in which you can teach extra classes where the classroom will be much smaller. Adult and teen education may also be available in your area for lunchtime or evening classes.

    How it works

    Check the requirements, get in contact with us, apply. Once you submit all necessary documents and you’re accepted, you can start making plans for the new move to France.
    1. Apply
    Apply now and schedule your interview
    2. Interview
    If your interview is successful you will then need to provide documents
    3. Documents
    Congrats on passing the interview stage, now its time to submit all your documents: Degree, Police Record, Copy of Passport.
    4. Go to France
    If you have successfully passed the interviewand submitted all necessary documents you are ready to go!

    Outside the classroom

    As one of the largest countries in Europe, France offers vast opportunities for you outside the classroom. Love shopping? Spend your time in the birthplace of brands like Coco-Chanel and Yves Saint-Laurent while walking along the Champs-Élysées. Connoisseur of the arts? You can spend hours walking in historical museums such as the Louvre or watch a classical cabaret show at the Moulin Rouge. Avid Skier? Lace-up your boots and spend your weekends in the winter skiing the famous French Alps! 

    No matter what you’re interested in, you can find it in France. With weekends and holidays, you can travel around the country with fellow teachers or even take a trip to another country! The possibilities are endless in this unforgettable country!


    With countless reasons to teach abroad in France, the competitive salary only reinforces your desire to move there! Earn anywhere from €1,200 – €1,400 per month, depending on whether you teach adults in addition to children. This salary is more than enough to cover your basic needs (rent, bills, etc) and a few trips along the way! 

    So what are you waiting for?! Get in touch with a representative today and start the process to launch your exciting life abroad in France! 

    France Guide!

    What’s inside?

    • Welcome to France
    • Placements & locations
    • Orientation & training
    • Who can apply
    • France facts
    • What’s up for grabs
    • FAQ

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      • Why a TEFL Internships
      • TEFL Scholarships Available
      • Best countries for TEFL Jobs
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