American Village Language Counselor Program

by Gabby Beckford
  • FT/PT Job
  • France
  • Posted 12 months ago
  • Applications have closed

The American Village

Camp counselor for English-immersion children's camp in France

Age: 20+ years old, EU nationals (Europeans), non-EU nationals living in France, or American, Canadian, British, and Australian tourists in the Schengen Zone.

Deadline: Annually in March in April


The American Village is looking for English-speaking applicants to work at their camp program in France, which runs from March to October. They're hiring NOW!

Language counselors are responsible for:

  • Communicating clearly with campers and helping campers communicate with you.
  • Planning, preparing, and participating in the camp program (ESL classes, activities, evening programs)
  • Creating and performing skits, songs, cheers, etc for the daily assembly 
  • Creating teaching aids (posters, charts, etc)
  • Team brainstorming according to the daily theme
  • Bring your experience and skills to the team
  • Completing necessary paperwork (lesson plans, camper language reviews, etc)

Counselors working at overnight camps will be paid €1170/month, with housing and meals provided. Counselors working at the day camp in Paris will be paid €100/day. Travel may be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.