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- 05/05/2021 - 05/05/2021
Caring for older people in Germany: Sara and Aitor’s story
Like many EU countries, Germany has long had a shortage of qualified carers for older people. EURES Germany decided to address this with a project combining work and vocational training in the geriatric care sector. Sara and Aitor were two of its participants.
Alessandria finds a career as a care worker in Germany
Thanks to a joint initiative by EURES and two German employers, several European jobseekers have been offered opportunities to train as special needs care workers in Bavaria. One beneficiary, Alessandria Grossi, tells us her story.
“The best choice”: Giorgio reflects on his EURES experience
Electrical engineer Giorgio Cover moved from Italy to the Netherlands in 2014, after he found a job on the EURES portal. Several years later, Giorgio is still enjoying working in the Netherlands. We got in touch with Giorgio to ask for his reflections on his experience.
University of Teramo career day shares the benefits of youth mobility
EURES recently teamed up with the PES of Italy’s Abruzzo region to host a career day at the University of Teramo. The event took place on 7 November, and was aimed at students and graduates.
‘Nursing in the Netherlands’ job fair puts cultural integration in the spotlight
2019 marks the 25th year since EURES first began matching jobseekers with job opportunities. To celebrate this landmark, a number of events are taking place across Europe.
Meeting Point Jobs Fair in Pordenone Gave Job Opportunities to Jobseekers from Denmark, Malta and Sweden
On November 6 and 7 2019, the 12th Meeting Point job fair took place in Pordenone, Italy. This event focused on training and work orientation.
EURES event in Rome celebrates successful completion of European Solidarity Corps initiative
Back in 2017, the European Union introduced an initiative to create opportunities for young people to work or volunteer in projects around Europe that focus on benefiting both communities and people.
Young jobseekers become seasonal entertainers thanks to collaboration between EURES France and Italy
EURES France and EURES Italy helped to provide four young Europeans with the chance to work in seasonal jobs with an Italian entertainment company.
German safari park teams up with EURES to hire Italian jobseekers
In February, EURES Staff from the Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung (ZAV) in Lower Saxony-Bremen, Germany, teamed up with one of Europe’s largest safari parks to host two recruitment events in Italy.
A new life in Lithuania
Paolo Camaioni knew he needed a change. With the support of EURES, he swapped Italy for Lithuania and hasn’t looked back since.
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