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What is EURES?
The purpose of EURES is to provide information, advice and recruit-
Make it easier to find
ment/placement (job-matching) services for the benefit of workers
and employers as well as any citizen wishing to benefit from the a job in Sweden!
principle of the free movement of persons.

The EURES Portal offers more than 1,400,000 vacancies and

Study Swedish online
information about the European labour market.

EURES has a human network of more than 1,000 EURES advisers

that are in daily contact with jobseeker and employers across
Europe. In Sweden there are around 60 EURES Advisers.

Today the EURES network is a cooperation between the European

Commission and the Public Employment Services in EU/EEA and
Are you interested in finding
a job in Sweden?
Swedish language skills will improve your chances

Swedish employers are looking for skilled workers within The Swedish course is free of charge, but users have the
several sectors, for example engineering, ICT, healthcare, option to pay a fee and sign up for Learning Swedish PLUS,
construction, hospitality and industry. In some sectors, such a teacher-led version, with or without Skype sessions with
as ICT or to work as a chef, speaking English might be suffi- the teacher.
cient. In other sectors learning Swedish is necessary and will
greatly improve your opportunities to find a job in Sweden. Arbetsförmedlingen (Swedish Public Employment Service) is
managing the EU mobility project Your first EURES job, for
On the EURES portal you can read more about working in jobseekers aged 18-35. Through this project you may apply
Sweden, how to go about finding a job and have a look at the for reimbursement of your costs for a language course. Find
most recent job vacancies. You can also find contact details out about the criteria and how to apply here or scan
to EURES Advisers at Arbetsförmedlingen (Swedish Public
Employment Service) who can help you with information
and matching to jobs here or scan

If you are 35 years and older there is also a possibility to

apply for funding through the EU project Reactivate, find the
criteria and how to apply here or scan
The Swedish Institute offers a basic-level online Swedish
course. To join the course and learn more, please visit or scan

Please also see specific information about the labour market

in Sweden on Arbetsförmedlingen, or scan