Teaching English in Paris, France: Jobs & Certification


Getting a teaching job in Paris is easiest if you are a resident of France or the European Union. It is best to come with a bit of savings, and plan to work hard. Parisians are notorious for having high expectations of their teachers, and this includes personal tutors to private universities.

The French Ministries of Education currently offer a program for recent college graduates (under 29) who would like to teach in France for year. If you can get into this program, they will make sure you are paid enough to relax and enjoy a year in the birthplace of fashion. Jolie shares a year of teaching in France on her blog, a must read for anyone considering this opportunity.

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