Learn French with Catherine Foucher, provider of work placements in France.


Working in France is the ideal opportunity to get an experience of a life-time while improving your language skills at the same time. Getting an international dimension to your career prospect is also a great feature.

Placements are particularly well suited to undergraduates who study French as a major or minor subject (1st to 4th year).
As an undergraduate, Boost-your-French may be suitable if you are looking for:
A university compulsory residential time in France
A 3rd year abroad non-teaching post
A summer job in France to boost their French language skills
Alternatively, it may suitable for:
A-level pupils who have an interest in the French language
People on a gap year
People who want to start a new career in France
Examples of posts provided :
Sales and Marketing Reception Work
Play Working in children's club Office Work
Courier Work Waiting tables in Restaurants


To qualify, you must be eighteen years old before your first day in France.
The placement can last from 1 month to 1 year.
Most placements come with free full-board accommodation provided by the employer.
I make sure the placement suits your areas of interests and competencies.
It can be paid work or unpaid training.
I make sure the placement suits your areas of interests and competencies.
I take your language abilities into account to find you a suitable placement. The placements are not suitable for complete beginners.


Admin fee for application form : £20

1 to 3 month placements : £170
4 months and multiple placements up to a year : £270

These are a one-off fee which you pay only when/if you have accepted a placement. I usually offer a choice of up to 3 placements.

Most placements and internships include FREE ACCOMMODATION, arranged in advance for you. Most placements are paid.

Full time work (35 hours, 5 days a week).
(please note, the fee does not cover your travel expenses to France)

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