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From Paris to Dublin: Juliette’s story
Juliette was working in Paris when she first came across EURES. For business school graduates in France, 90% of the relevant graduate jobs are based in Paris. Juliette was looking for a change and wanted to go abroad, and having already volunteered out of the country, she decided it was time to look for a job overseas.
Translator receives a warm welcome in Estonia
The Welcoming Programme is Estonia’s way of helping expats to adapt to their new country once they’ve arrived. We recently caught up with one of those expats – Oksana Nesmiian, a translator and language teacher from Ukraine – to find out more about her experience with the programme and her new life in Estonia.
Bike mechanic enjoys new opportunities in Norway
Finding a job can be challenging, particularly if your chosen field doesn’t offer a lot of opportunities in your home country. For some, like Polish bike mechanic Grzegorz Osóbka, moving abroad can hold the answer.
Hotel chain gets help from EURES to find seasonal staff
Since 2015, a Spanish hotel group has been collaborating with EURES Slovenia to hire seasonal workers for its hotels in Spain and Greece. We spoke to Iberostar’s Alberto Alba and Aleksandra Đukić, a beneficiary of this recruitment campaign, to find out more about the initiative.
‘Incredible places and wonderful people’: Lara’s story
The success stories keep on coming in from EURES Spain. Following on from Juan Carlos and Alejandra, EURES beneficiary Lara shared her story, including some useful tips and inspiring advice, on EURES Spain’s Facebook page.
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.
Targeted recruitment drive helps two Dutch teachers find jobs in Sweden with EURES
‘It was on my first vacation in Sweden that I fell in love with that country,’ says Kirsten van Agthoven. ‘I already wanted to move to Sweden as a 10-year-old child. It was the nature I really loved. It was so different to my own country.’
EURES helps German jobseekers find work in Austria’s tourism industry
EURES Germany and Austria teamed up with a job centre in Lower Saxony to help 12 long-term jobseekers find jobs in Austria’s tourism sector.
Another happy beneficiary shares her story with EURES Spain
In November 2018, we published an article about Juan Carlos, a EURES beneficiary who shared his story on EURES Spain’s Facebook page. In December, Alejandra Franch from Zaragoza was the latest EURES beneficiary to share her experience on the social networking site. Here is Alejandra’s story.
Vlog: José finds work in Sweden thanks to Reactivate
José from Portugal talks about how Reactivate, an EU job mobility scheme that supports the free movement of workers over 35...
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