EURES - Work in Europe

EURES is a European network for jobseekers and its name comes from the words European Employment Services. EURES helps jobseekers who want to work in the EU or EEA countries or Switzerland.

The list below provides useful information on things that you should take into account when you're looking for a job and on different stages of job seeking. For more information on each stage, click on the navigation subpages or the More Information links.

Job search information

Visit the EURES portal:

Eures- portal (

See also the websites of employment agencies in other countries.

Links to the job pages of other countries

Financial support for jobseekers

Check with the TE Services whether you are entitled to unemployment benefit from Finland if you leave to look for a job in an EU/EEA country.

Job interview or application trips within the EU and EEA region and Switzerland


Create your own Europass CV.

Create your own CV in the EURES portal.

Eures- portal (

Applying for a job

Apply for jobs

EURES portal (

Participate in European Online Job Days events.

Apply for jobs through the TE Service’s Job Vacancies service

Vacancies service


Go through the Checklist for emigrants.

Checklist for emigrants

Living abroad

The EURES portal’s Living and working section contains information on different countries.

Eures Portal


See the Questions and answers section.

Questions and answers

If you can’t find an answer to your question, get in touch with

If you are a customer of a local government pilot on employment, the TE Office’s EURES advice is also available to you. 

Jobseekers’ services during the local government pilots

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