Hello, we’re a French family who lives nearby Vannes, in Britanny, and we would like to meet an English speaking family who could match us (46, 52, 12 years old). What we would like exactly is spending time with you to practise our English, to discover your country and make you discover ours. And of course, we could teach you French at the same time, if you want. For example, next summer, we could come to your house the first two weeks of August. What do you think about this ?
If you enjoy this idea, write to us, so we could begin to know each other.
Speak with you soon.
Isabelle, Jean-Philippe and Valentin
contact : email@example.com
LYON – BEAUTIFUL FAMILY HOUSE – 5 bedrooms
Ancient City house (1898) architecturally restored 6 years ago to a very high standard.
This furnished detached house has been refurbished and remodelled to provide superbly appointed, spacious and well proportioned family accommodation in a popular and well regarded location giving quick and easy access to Lyon city centre either by foot, bike or public transport.
Schools, shops (including 3 bakeries) and a wide choice of public transport within 5 mins walk.
In brief the property comprises:
Ground floor: entrance vestibule; toilet, well appointed kitchen opening on to a large family room with french doors leading to a small and cosy garden (a real find in the city and ideal for enjoying a sundowner after work).
First Floor: 3 single bedrooms and a beautifully decorated bathroom (with teak floor and period bath), dressing room. All bedrooms garden facing.
Second floor: Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom.
Semi – Basement: Utility room, storage room, wine cellar and guest room (with garden facing window).
Thought and care has been given to this refurbishment, creating a comfortable, bright and stylish home. Additionally, the garden also provides a wooden terrace, a barbecue and shed (that can be used for bikes). No direct access to the street makes the garden of this property ideal for young children.
Available from this summer for a year. French landlords live in Cambridge and current tenants are English. Skype visit possible, together with more photos and phone discussion upon request
Gas central heating, very low monthly charges
2500 EUR per Month including 3 hours of cleaning per week.
4000 EUR deposit.
If you are interested please contact Sophie at +07827308517 or Nicolas at +07577730966
Je suis française en classe de seconde et souhaiterais faire un échange linguistique dans un pays anglophone pendant la période des vacances d’été, durant les mois de mai, juin et juillet (ces dates peuvent éventuellement être revues). J’ai la possibilité d’accueillir un correspondant en retour, et mon lycée est aussi d’accord pour accueillir mon correspondant s’il le faut.
Contact: Solène Boutolleau
LOVELY BURGUNDY FARMHOUSE RENTAL
Andrew and Marielle invite you to rent their France holiday home (gîte de Bourgogne), a French farmhouse in beautiful Burgundy in the heart of France. Set in a peaceful hamlet in picturesque countryside, enjoy easy access to gorgeous French villages, the historic market town of Toucy, vineyards and local tourist attractions including Vezelay, Guédelon and Lac de Bourdon. £50 off standard rates for Alliance Française Cambridge members.
Contact: 01242 516608 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONVERSATION EXCHANGE: ENGLISH/FRENCH
I am looking for people to talk in English on Skype. I passed the BULATS on 15th June 2016 and I got the A2 level.
Overall score : 26
Listening score : 34
Reading Language Knowledge score : 20
Thank you very much
In return, if you want to learn French, I can speak with you to help you out.
Jeune étudiant (18 ans) en BTS/Informatique, 1ère année à Lyon, originaire de l’île de la Réunion, recherche hébergement à Cambridge du 15 décembre 2016 au 3 janvier 2017.
Première immersion pour appréhender la langue et l’art de vivre en Angleterre. Cette expérience sera renouvelée à chaque vacance scolaire. C’est la raison pour laquelle je recherche une offre sérieuse qui pourra être pérennisée.
Contact : Jean Christophe PARIS
Large double bedroom and adjoining bathroom for personal use on the top floor of a beautiful Tudor farmhouse in the countryside outside Cambridge. Kitchen facilities shared with the family (two adults and one 9 year-old boy). There is a train station with direct trains to Cambridge a short cycle ride away, and the possibility of lifts by car into Cambridge with the family. Rent would be £400 a month.If interested please contact Lucy Hughes at email@example.com
We are an English family newly arrived in Cambridge after 11 years away in Singapore and Houston. We have two happy kids – 8 year old girl and a 6 year old boy – who have both been attending a dual-language immersion French International school in Houston for the past few years. The elder one is speaking, reading and writing fairly fluently in French already so we are looking to find a fluent French speaker who can help with child-care whilst also helping to maintain and perhaps even grow the language skills they have developed in the US.
Ideally looking for a live-in au-pair, but could also consider part-time nanny or babysitter, particularly if available to help take the children to school (St Faith’s) in the mornings. We have a lovely house about 10-15mins walk from Cambridge town centre which we will be moving in to hopefully at the end of November once our furniture arrives.
If interested please contact Jenny at firstname.lastname@example.org
METHODES de FRANCAIS D’OCCASION
Prof de français FLE désormais à la retraite cherche à vendre son matériel pédagogique. J’accueille toutes offres qui considèreront aussi mes frais de port pour 1-2 livres.
Contactez-moi au 07985 094590 ou par e-mail : email@example.com.
- French grammar puzzlesto reinforce grammar points (clues given in French > ‘Elementary level’). 1994, £10.99 when new
- TEMPO 1 livre de l’élève, Didier/Hatier Ed. (suggérer 1 prix). 4. Nouveau Sans Frontières1 cahier exerc. 1998. Clé Int’le £5 when new;
- Intermediate Workbook(reading Compr. exerc.: pairing, fill-in blanks, scrambled stories, etc) 1998 Berlitz. £5.99 when new;
- Dictionnaire de Didactique du Français Langue Étr.&SecondeClé Internationale – Outil de référence pour profs – 2003. £19.99 when new
- Difficultés expliquées du français(en français) Clé Int’le niveau intermédiaire/avancé 2004. £12.95 new
- Jouer, communiquer, apprendre. (Hachette, 2002) compilation de jeux/activités niveau intermédiaire/avancé pr adultes. £16 (new)
- “Dites-moi un peu..” Activités orales via thèmes/textes pr groupes étudiants adultes B1/B2 intermédiaires & avancés. £19 (2005 – as new).
- ‘Il n’y a rien de plus beau que mon village!’ 2005 Interviews authentiques. Coffret CD + livret de retranscriptions avec notes incorporées. £10.03/10/2016
Vous souffrez du dos, de rhumatismes, d’un trouble respiratoire… Vous vous êtes fait mal au sport (entorse, claquage, tendinite…) ou fait un traumatisme dans la vie de tous les jours !
Votre enfant a une bronchiolite, un trouble orthopédique… Vous êtes français à Cambridge et vous n’avez pas le temps de trouver un kiné près de chez vous qui vous comprenne !
N’hésitez pas ! Contactez-moi par mail : firstname.lastname@example.org ou par téléphone au 07577730966
Je suis un kinésithérapeute français, offrant 12 ans d’expérience (dont 4 ans en kiné sportive). Je propose mes soins à domicile pour votre confort et votre bien être.
Bonjour, nounou près Cambridge (au Nord-Est), j’ai une place disponible pour un petit bout dès maintenant en temps plein ou mi – temps en complément de la Nursery. Si vous êtes intéressés ou connaissez quelqu’un qui peut l’être, n’hésitez pas à me contacter par mail email@example.com . Si vous voulez plus de renseignements n’hésitez pas également.
French Nanny needed in Cambridge CB2
We are looking for a Fluent French Speaking Nanny teaching our 4 years old + 1 years old in French thru playing and reading books daily after school from 15:30 to 19:00/20:00. Interested party please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bonjour, nous recherchons une jeune fille de confiance pour garder occasionnellement nos enfants les soirs de weekend. Nous habitons à Chesterton, au nord de Cambridge. Si vous êtes intéressée, contactez nous @ email@example.com. A bientôt !
Hello, we are looking for a trustworthy student to look after our children occasionally during weekends in the evening. If you are interested please get in touch @firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Centre for Neuroscience in Education is currently looking for volunteers aged 65-80, to participate in a two-part visual working memory study, investigating working memory and the relationship with mathematics. The study requires coming in on two separate days to perform attentional and working memory computerized tasks and a pencil test. The main task will require to memorize the colour and direction of objects. Each session will last around 2 hours and 30/45 minutes with a break at the middle of each session with tea and biscuits. The study will take place at the Craik Marshall Building on the Downing Site. The participant will be mailed a cheque in the amount of £35 at the conclusion of both sessions. Volunteers should be first level English-speaking participants who are aged 65-80, and have no current or historical diagnosis of any developmental, psychiatric, neurological disorder. Participants should also have normal or corrected-to-normal vision and must not be colour blind. If you meet the above criteria and would like to arrange a time to take part, please sign-up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4da8aa2da1fe3-visual. In order to receive additional information about the study or to arrange a more convenient appointment, please email at email@example.com (Giulia Cristoforetti).
Bonjour. J’habite avec mon mari dans le Sud-ouest de la France, à DAX. Nouvellement retraitée, 59 ans, je souhaiterais recevoir une personne anglaise adulte, entre 40 et 65 ans si possible, pour un séjour de 1 ou 2 semaines, pour améliorer ma pratique de la langue. Si on parle lentement je comprends mais j’ai des difficultés à m’exprimer. Ce serait dans le cadre d’un échange (pour moi uniquement). Nous habitons dans une grande maison avec jardin et je peux proposer une chambre individuelle avec salle d’eau privée. Beaucoup de balades dans la région : la côte, Bayonne, Biarritz, Saint Sebastien en Espagne etc… La période estivale jusqu’à mi-septembre est la plus propice. Je reste à votre disposition pour tout renseignement complémentaire. Si vous êtes intéressé(e), merci de me contacter à :firstname.lastname@example.org en me donnant aussi des renseignements sur vous-même. J’espère à très bientôt. Bien cordialement. Elisabeth GIBERT
I look for people to talk English on Skype. Preferably in India, England, USA, Ireland, Scotland, Canada but other English-speakingcountries are welcome too. Because, i’m redoing English lesson andi passed the BULATS the 15 th june 2016I got level A2 in English (Overall Score: 26 – A2 / Listening Score:34 – A2 / Reading Langage Knowledge Score:20 – A2). Thank you very much. I’m can’t compensate people for their time to help me for this.But if you want to learn french, I can speak with you to help you too. Contact : email@example.com Not Serious, don’t contact me
Je suis infirmière pédiatrique expérimentée dans le domaine hospitalier en Belgique. Je recherche un travail comme garde enfants ou baby-sitter, le temps d’apprendre l’anglais. Je parle couramment français et espagnol. Disponibilité à partir du 16/01/17Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
FRENCH TEACHER WANTED (Native Speaker). We are a warm and welcoming family searching for a native French teacher to give regular French language lessons to two lovely girls (age 14 and 9). We are looking for at least one lesson a week but ideally for two lessons. This would be a permanent post for a teacher interested in taking both girls through the DELF Exams. The two girls already have a solid understanding of French to build on, as they have had lessons for a few years. We live in Great Cambourne CB23 and would like for the girls to have private tuition at home. We would be happy for a few hours before the end of term, if a September start is easier but we are open to discussing this as well as the day and time of the lesson. If you are an enthusiastic French teacher in search of a permanent appointment for regular lessons in a loving home, please contact us. Contact: Stacie: 01954 719542 or email@example.com
As their mother is getting back to work, F-5 years old, O-3 years old and babyM-1 year old are looking for a long-term full-time (up to 10:30 hours/day, 5/7 days/week) live-out nanny, starting as soon as possible. Daily task will include – driving F to and back from school – picking up O at the nursery – giving lunch to O and M (no cooking required) – taking care and playing with babyM – giving tea-break and playing with the three children about 1 hour before their mother gets back from work If you are a trustworthy and dynamic nanny happy to look after 3 children, if you have experience with young children, and are able to give at least two great references from other parents she has worked for, please get in touch ! DBS checked / Ofsted registered / First aid certificate / Driving licence needed. firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you speak fluent or almost fluent French and Spanish, ( at a C1 or C2 level)? Do you have excellent Customer Services Skills? Are you located in St Neots (PE19) or would you like to relocate there? If so, then we are looking for you! We have several Customer Service roles for a Health/Beauty/Nutrition company which is rapidly expanding. You don’t need any background in the industry as it would be just taking incoming calls, and answering factual questions, for which you would have all the information. We are offering 20k per annum and benefits: healthcare, pension and more… It is a lovely company to work for, very fun and dynamic. If you’re interested, please get in touch with either Chiara (07487 835492) or Kerry (0800 092 1635) and we would be delighted to give you more information!
Pauline 18 years old girl ,will study at Anglia Ruskin University from next september, is looking for a kind host family , ideally with children .. Responsible, serious, dynamic, she ‘s got a real experience with children , and has been babysitting for 4 years . She will play with your children, or teach them how to cook, and can also help them with their homework . She has got many references from different families , if needed. Do not hesitate to contact her and /or share with your friends. +33679494707. (face time as possible or Skype) email@example.com
Hi, I am Katya, a mom of 4 years old girl. I am looking for a French speaking babysit for Tuesdays (6.30 – 9.30pm) starts on 26 April. Ideal it should be a reliable young French femail student who will play. communicate with the child in French. Please contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello, I am a native Spanish speaking seeking for a native French speaker to do a language exchange conversation once a week. Please contact me for more information: Monicaleal.email@example.com
A friend of mine who lives in Lorient, Brittany, has a 15y old boy who needsa bit of practice of English. She is looking at having him in a English-speaking family (so not ours, he will get away and speak French 🙂 for up to two weeks during the summer holiday.She will happily welcome then a teenager from the family in Lorient for another couple of weeks. Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello, My name is Adélie, I’m 16 and I live in Oléron Island, near La Rochelle, France. I would like to organize a linguistic exchange with an english-speaking girl, aged from 15 to 17 years old. I’ m very interested in a durable contact, even after the visits. I’ m free from about June, 15th to the end of August 2016 , to come to your home and welcome by return. My family feels enthousiastic to offer you a pleasant ant rewarding stay. Thank you, see you soon, Adélie – email@example.com
I am Alexandrine, a French mother of two children, a daughter in reception and a 15 months-old baby staying with me during the day. I am currently on maternity leave and am therefore available to do childminding at home, on a regular or occasional basis. I leave in Waterbeach (15 minutes from Cambridge). If you are interested, please feel free to contact by email firstname.lastname@example.org . Have a nice day!
3 weeks in june/ july to babysitHi ! I’m a French girl, I would like to come in England in a family to improve my English level. I can look after your child(ren), I used to babysit cousins and neighbors. I love babies and children. Later I would like to be a nurse. I am 16 years old however it’s not a problem if there isn’t a child who is the same age as me in your family. I am the oldest of three children. I would like to come for 3 weeks from about the 13th of June to the 3rd of July. I adore baking cake, I will bake French cakes if you want and perhaps you could teach me some typical English recipes. I am very motivated. I live in Lille and it’s possible to do an exchange with a teenager. It’s very important that you know something, I am very scared of dogs. It’s not a joke! If you want to have more information about me, you can join me by e-mail at : email@example.com
Hi,I am a professional and experienced piano teacher graduated from Conservatoire of Paris.I teach all levels from,beginners to advanced students. I,really enjoy working with totally adult beginner as well. My method is to,trigger creativity and pleasure , I tailor the lessons according the student’s needs and I,prepare,to ABRSM exams. For mor informations please contact Karine Cohen 07583332043 or by mail firstname.lastname@example.org
INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLER (home working)If you are fluent in French, this job may be for you!
Ornicar Publishing is a new publishing house based in London, specialising in the publication of French-English bilingual picture books, audio books, activity booklets and posters, for children aged 2+. In order to strengthen our UK & Ireland team, we are looking for motivated people able to promote and sell our products to schools, private individuals, libraries, etc. There are currently about 40 participants, enrolled in a program called “Little Ambassadeurs”. Whoever joins the program are able to resell all products from Ornicar Publishing in their locality and can earn commission on sales. Each ambassador is registered as self-employed, and not an employee of the publishing house. They can have their say over future publications, giving their opinion at any stage: they are not merely book sellers but they take an active part in the strategic editorial processes. Our aim is to create a larger community whose members can share the same passion and values: books for children, bilingualism, openness to the wider world, cultural variety, etc. This position would be ideal for those who wish to earn some extra revenue whilst at the same time, pursuing their interests, and developing their values. Please visit our website for more information: http://www.littlebilingues.com/index_uk.html
Candidate profile: Male/Female over 18 years old, Educated to A Level minimum, or equivalent, Interested in bilingualism, foreign language acquisition, books for children, etc. Skills needed: fluent/very good knowledge of French, IT literate (social networking, cloud storage…), excellent spoken and written communication skills, enthusiastic, cheerful, able to work independently, well organised, Experience in sales is not essential but could be useful.
This position is not suitable for a student and is not temporary. If you are interested in this position, please send a covering letter and CV to email@example.com
I am a French Engineering student and graduated from the Ecole des Ponts (Paris) last year. I am currently in Cambridge for a postgraduate course. Given my educational background, I can offer private tutoring in mathematics, physics and chemistry for all levels up to university level. I can make myself available mainly during the week (in the evening) but also on some weekends. You can contact me at +447401122091 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello, we are looking for a trustworthy person to look after our children – 3 years old and 10 month old – THIS MONDAY from 10am to 12:30 pm approximately (incl. 30min adaptation with me) and occasionnaly once to twice a week in the coming month.
Please contact me at email@example.com
Hi, I am Elsa a french master degree student in Foix. I am coming to Cambridge from the 17th of January to the 14th of February to do an internship at St Laurence elemenrary school. I am looking for a room in a family ( or not) . I am used to live in host families ( 1 year in USA , 2 x 15days in UK, 2 weeks in Norway). I like to cook, to play the piano, to talk, to travel. Email me if you think you would like to help me firstname.lastname@example.org
Hello, I’m a modern languages student at Cambridge University seeking a French conversation partner (English is my mother tongue).Please contact me for more email@example.com
Hey everyone !
my name is Marie, I’m French, I’m 19 and I’m a student at Anglia Ruskin University !As I have plenty of time, I’m available every week days to babysit ! If you need a French and English speaking babysitter, then I’m your girl !
Contact me here: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are a french family newly arrived in Cambridge (Chesterton) and we are looking for a babysitter to look after our 3 little boys – 5, 3 years old and 9 month old from time to time, mainly in the evenings. They will (about to) be in bed, parking is possible in front of the house, access to wifi, email us if you would be interested !Florence and Vincent – email@example.com
I am studying french language at AF alliance française de Cambridge,and at the same time looking for a person who speaks french as a mother tongue and interested in Arabic language in which is my mother tongue, for mutual language benefits.Name : zakariya Telephone : 07802673091
Hi everyone. I’m Sandrine and I’m 19 years old. I live in Lyon which is located in France. I would love to improve my english by exchanging with people who want to improve their French. My goal is to become fluent and make some friends from England! So, if you are interested we can keep in touch with my email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks for reading and hope to read you too!
Hello, We are a French family. We had the opportunity to spend 6 months in Histon next to Cambridge. In order to build up the language skill that our 2 boys (8 and 10 year old) developed we are looking for an “au pair” person. We are living in GAP, a town in the south of France, close to the ski resort and not too far from the sea! The person we are looking for would have to speak English with the boys and look after them after school. Please feel free to contact us in order to apply and get to know if the whole project will suit you. email@example.com Best regards, Marion and Laurent HIESSE
My name is Isabelle, i am french, i am 41 years old and i live in france. I would like to do an exchange linguistic with an english family. I would like to be welcomed with my daughter who is 12 years old for 1 week and after i will receive the members of this family at my home in france. This with the aim of perfecting in english and in french but also to discover the cultures. Aroud you, will you have families who are interested for this project ?Thank you in advance
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org / 0622134868
Student of the Ecole Polytechnique (French engineering ‘Grande Ecole’). I am currently studying at the Cambridge University. I propose to give lessons in mathematics, chemistry and physics for high school students. I am available every day. If you are interested, please contact me at email@example.com or +33659630914
Would you like to improve your French? Are you a francophile and available to help out a French community group? We are 1, 2, 3 soleil, a French baby and toddler group, and we are looking for a volunteer to help make coffee/tea and prepare children’s snacks. A great opportunity to practice your French in a fun environment 🙂 When? Every Monday (term time) 10.30am to 11.30am Where? Mill Road Baptist Church, 178 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3LP
Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org or 07545957504
I am Capucine, a soon to be student at Cambridge University (in 1 week) and whilst studying at St Catharine’s, I hope to help parents around Cambridge by providing babysitting services, or french tutoring to children. I am French from Paris but have lived in London and Beijing because my parents were expats. I therefore speak fluent french, english and chinese and can help with chinese tutoring too because I have lived there for 8 years! I have yet to know my schedule but I am assuming that I can start babysitting around the end of October. I love children and can’t wait to share special moments with them as I have had some amazing memories with the children I babysat before. Please let me know if you have any questions :email@example.com
SCHOOL YEAR LONG TERM HOME EXCHANGE
We are a French family of 2 adults and 4 children, living in a very confortable home in Angers (France, West). We are planning to spend 1 or 2 years in Cambridge (from july 2016), and we are looking for a family from Cambridge who would like to spend one year or two in France! The house we live is very close to primary and high school (5 minutes walk) and schools in our area are really good. Angers is a dynamic city, with a very beautilful historic center, and lots of green parks and places to discover or have fun. It’s 1h30 from paris by train (TGV). For more details don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are a bilingual family, a French husband and English wife, with three children, aged four, three and one. We live just outside Newmarket (20 minutes from Cambridge) and are looking for help with our youngest on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning to start with while the older two are at school/pre-school. We may be looking for extra hours depending on availability to help with conversational French with the older children either on certain afternoons or weekends. No English required. Experience with children preferred and a friendly attitude essential. If you are interested please call us on 07 824 625 090
Seeking for a host family for my son Pierre studying at Impington Village College in the north part of Cambridge CB24 9LX . Please contact me by e-mail if you have an available room. Very quiet and tidy, Pierre needs to prepare his diploma from september 2015 to end of May 2016 (Y13, IB, International sixth form). Looking for any spoken language at home.
We can host in return a pupil/student in Tours (Loire Valley).If you are interested, please contact, email@example.com
Looking for French or Spanish speaking occasional babysitter for a 5 and 1 year old in the CB4 1DW.If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Kamille and I’d like to exchange with someone who lives in England and maybe visit each other during the summer holidays. I live in Brittany (near Rennes) and I’ve been learning English for 5 years (level A2->B1). I’m very keen on improving my understanding and speaking skills and would be much interested in exchanging with a British teenage girl approximately my age also keen on improving her French. I am 16 years old, I love sport, shopping and spending time with my friends. If you are interested, please email at : email@example.com
Seeking native French speaker to chat/play 1 – 3 hours per week with delightful toddler. No preparation required. £8 per hour plus travel. Best for someone living toward the west of Cambridge as we are in Elsworth (check postcode CB23 4HX). Ideal for teenager, student or mothers with children. Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a beautiful house to rent out in France. We would be pleased to welcome several guests to our French home. We would like to offer French Circle members a special deal in 2015: £50 off the weekly website rates (i.e. from only £349 / week!). Our website link with all the details is : www.franceholidayhome.eu/
We’ve had some great feedback so far, we are looking forward to hearing from you !
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