Paid Internships & Entry Level Jobs in France

Dear Candidate,

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We will do our best to help you bring your Hospitality Career to the next level. With our service we guarantee you a Paid Internship/Entry Level Job in your career field. Here is list of all the services that are included in our Internship Placement fee:

  • Internship Search and Placement.
  • Personal Interview by phone or Skype
  • Full assistance and ongoing support
  • Orientation upon arrival
  • Arrange interview with the host employer
  • Participant’s Handbook
  • Search and help to find accommodation
  • Unlimited Internet and Fax at the French Office
  • Mail holding and message-taking service
  • Luggage storage
  • Brochures, maps and guides to familiarize with Paris
  • Phone cards for international calls

Social activities, trips and excursions encouraging participants to get to know each other.

Professional Placement Service $ 1,350

Duration of the Program: 2 to 12 months

Location: Paris. Nice, Bordeaux, Toulouse, or any city in France.   French Language Knowledge: Desired Intermediate level.

What to expect: Participants in the program are usually offered entry-level jobs in the tourism and hospitality industry, retail stores, restaurants, pubs, telemarketing, ski resorts. Summer is the busiest time for seasonal jobs in the Atlantic and Mediterranean cities. During the winter participants may be placed at ski resorts in the Alps.

Salary: The minimum wage in France is 9.40 Euro/ hour gross, which means 1,425.67 Euros brut/month or 1,118.36 Euros net/month. Students may get tips or percentage of sales. All salaries are paid by check or bank wire at the end of each month, eventually at the beginning of the month. Participants must arrive in France with sufficient funds for their first month of stay (minimum 1,500 Euros) Participants can’t ask for advance.

Schedule/work hours: The legal working hours in France is 35 hours a week. Depending on positions, students may work between 30 and 40 hours.

Requirements and how to apply:

  • Must be 18 years and up
  • Resume and Motivation letter in French
  • Copy of your passport
  • Complete the application form and pay $ 95.00 application fee.

What happen next?

We will arrange a Skype interview with representative from France to assess your skills and knowledge. After the interview, in 1-2 days, we will present you an offer for position. To confirm your space we will require $ 250 deposit in 1-2 days. After you paid the deposit you have to make arrangement to pay the rest of the balance of $ 1,100 in 10 days to complete your placement process. Your position is not guaranteed until a full payment has been received.

How long is the application process? From the moment we receive your application, it takes 1 to 2 weeks to receive an offer for position. The whole process takes less than 2 weeks. We work very fast and therefore we are looking for serious candidate that are ready to go.  Got a question? Do not hesitate to contact us at