The purpose of the Foreign Language Assistant Scheme is to encourage students, enrolled in participating schools, to view a foreign language as a living language and not just a subject that is taught in school.
Schools may apply to host assistants who speak the following languages:
Wallonia (French speaking)
Foreign Language Assistant Scheme 2021/2022
The closing date for applications was 5 February 2021.
To recoup payments to the assistant of living allowance for the period April and May 2021 fill in the form below:
This Scheme allows students in Irish schools to experience a foreign language as a living language in their classroom. These notes help the schools and the assistants gain the maximum value from the scheme with a beneficial experience for all concerned.