Foreign Language Assistants at your School

If you are a teacher or principal interested in bringing a Foreign Language Assistant for German, French or Spanish to your school for a subsidised cost, find out more details in this Information Booklet.

For an application form or any further questions, email ILEP's Intercultural Programmes Coordinator, Jennifer Thomson at

Applications have now closed for schools to receive Language Assistants in 2017. 


Programme Feedback

"They are a fantastic resource in every way – students love interacting with LAs and find their presence in the classroom motivating and encouraging."

Read about the experiences of participating schools

"Beside regular conversation practice, sometimes the students need help with or supervision of their writing, at other times facts about Germany and German culture are discussed..."

Read about the programme from the perspective of the Foreign Language Assistants