TEACHING STAFF

OUR FRENCH TEACHERS


Jessica ALOUANI

Originally from the French Alps, she holds a Master’s degree in French as Foreign Language from Université Artois. She teaches all levels from toddlers to adults. Before joining AF in 2022, Jessica taught French in the German part of Switzerland. She likes making jokes and playing games in class.  
 




Amélie BELTZER

Holder of a master's degree in Modern Literature and a bachelor's degree in Literature and Art History, Amélie taught for the French Ministry of Education as a teacher, and later at the French International School of Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Passionate about language and literature, she specializes in teaching children and young people, and enjoys incorporating new technologies, art, and games into her teaching.


Roopam BHALLA

Holding a master's degree in Art and a master's in Teaching French as a Foreign Language from Sorbonne University 3, Roopam worked as a teacher of French as a foreign language at Alliance Française in India for 10 years.

She is also an expert in preparing for DELF-DALF exams, being an accredited teacher.


Emmanuel CHARON 

Holding  a Master’s Degree in  French as a Foreign Language, Emmanuel worked for 18 years in the French Cultural Center in Hanoi. He also worked in Vietnamese universities. Emmanuel teaches teens and adults at all levels in group or private classes, and also preparation courses for DELF/DALF exams. 




Julien DARDENNE

 Holding a master's degree in philosophy obtained at UCLouvain in Belgium, Julien worked as an assistant professor of French as a foreign language in Innsbruck, Austria. He leverages his teaching experience in French as well as his pedagogical skills in service of an enriching and ambitious educational project.
He is capable of teaching French in all its facets: oral expression and pronunciation, listening and reading comprehension, written expression, vocabulary, grammar, and conjugation.


Benoit DI MENZA

French-born Benoît has been working for Alliance  Française de Singapour for more than ten years. Graduated in French as a Foreign Language, he teaches classes from Beginner to Advanced students, either adults or children. He has taught in MOELC for a few years as well as in an international school. He is also teaching now at Ngee Ann Polytechnic and NTU.





Pierre DUFFIE

Graduated from Essec Business School in 1992, Pierre holds a Masters 2 degree from Grenoble 3 Stendhal University (2015). He has been teaching French for more than ten years including eight at Alliance Française de Singapour. He teaches adults and children in group or private classes. He regularly teaches gastronomy classes sharing his love for good French food and wines.




Emmanuel GOURAUD

Holding  Master 1 Degree  in French as a Foreign Language, Emmanuel has been teaching in Singapore for the past eighteen years. He teaches adults and children, general French classes as well as conversation and grammar classes.








Vincent GUILLAUME

Holding  Master 1 Degree in  French as a Foreign Language, Vincent has been working at Alliance Française de Singapour since 2007 after teaching in Thailand. In addition to regular classes at all levels and out-tuition for companies, he handles French for Business classes and preparation courses for DELF/DALF exams.




Guillaume HAMELIN

Originally from Nantes, Guillaume has been working at Alliance Française de Singapour since 2009. He previously taught in China (Shenzhen, Wuhan) and in Slovakia. He holds a Master 2 Degree in French as a Foreign Language and teaches children, adults, in group or private classes.







Vincent LAUILHE

Originally from the beautiful South West of France, Vincent first got a Master in Bordeaux Business School. He then embraced a career in education and taught in Paris for five years. Adding to his Master in Education from Sorbonne University, he’s also certificated by Liege University in FLE. Eclectic, versatile and passionate, he’s now grateful to share his love of French in Singapore. 





Martine MARIE

Holder of a First Class Honours Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Management from Northumbria University, Newcastle and Graduated as a French Foreign Language Teacher from Alliance Française de Paris, Martine has been teaching at  Alliance Française  de Singapour since January 2012, to adults and children. She lived across different continents in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia and developed great cross-cultural capacities.



Janet MARTIN-LAU

Janet has been teaching at Alliance Française de Singapour for the past twenty years and graduated in teaching French as a Foreign Language in France. She also works in Singaporean universities. At Alliance Francaise de Singapour, she teaches adult students, in group and private classes.







Priscille PERONNEAUD

Originally from Provence, Priscille graduated with a Law degree before deciding to travel to Asia. She moved to Singapore 5 years ago and calls this Little Red Dot home. 
Additionally, she graduated from Alliance Francaise de Paris and is currently finishing her Master's programme in French as a Foreign Language from Université d'Angers.




Bernadette PLICH

Holding a BA in English from Paris VIII University and  Master 1 Degree  in French as a Foreign Language from Grenoble 3 University, Bernadette has been teaching at Alliance Française de Singapour since 1999. She previously worked in Jakarta both at the French Cultural Centre and the French International School, as well as in Paris. In Singapore, she also teaches French at NTU and NUS.




Christophe POIRIER

Christophe first graduated in Visual Arts in 1989 (Bachelor’s Degree) and then in French as a Foreign Language in 2003 (Bachelor Honours). He has been teaching at Alliance Française de Singapour since then. He previously taught in France and China and currently conducts phonetics classes, oral and written expression classes as well as general French classes for adults and children.




Sushma RAJEEV

After graduating from the Alliance Française de Paris in French as a Foreign Language, Sushma has worked for Alliance Française de Bombay (Mumbai) before joining Alliance Française de Singapour in 2001. Sushma teaches toddlers, kids, teens and adults at all levels.






Isabelle ROBINSON

Born Canadian, Isabelle first studied Biology at a very high level and worked as a biologist but also acquired a great experience in teaching either French or English in Vancouver, Montreal, Bordeaux and now Singapore. Isabelle teaches either to children or adults.







Nicolas TROUSSET

Nicolas holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English, a Degree to teach French as a Foreign Language and a Master’s Degree in Linguistics. After qualifying as a certified teacher, he taught English in various secondary schools in Reims, France. Following that, he also worked as a sales administrator to obtain more professional experience. He now teaches teenagers and adults, in group or private classes, at Alliance Française.



Shenaz WOOZEER

Holding a Bachelor's Degree of Early Childhood Studies (Monash University, Melbourne), Shenaz teaches children (bilingual classes), teenagers and adults. During the years she has worked at Alliance Francaise de Singapour, she has gained a tremendous experience working with all kinds of public and levels.






Sasa ZURAK DE BOUCLON

After a MBA and Master in economics, Sasa managed various  hospitality companies in Europe, Africa and Asia. In 2017, Sasa moved to Vietnam and worked as a French teacher to share his love for his culture and language. He stayed in Singapore a couple of year in 2009 but settled definitely in 2020. Since April 2021, he has been enjoying teaching the French language and culture to his students at all levels, at Alliance Française de Singapour.

CHINESE TEACHER

Shiow Nern TAN (Addie)

Addie has been designing and conducting service language training programmes for the hospitality industry in the past 15 years. Apart from her professional discipline in applied linguistics as well as qualification in translation and interpretation, she has cross-cultural work experience locally and abroad as well as an excellent working knowledge of the service industry. She speaks English, Mandarin and French.

CLASSROOM ASSISTANTS

Annushiyaa

Céline

Julianna

Xin Ya LIM