There is a great need for skilled workers in Germany - especially in the area of social professions, particularly in nursing or in the area of childcare. In the following years, these needs will continue to grow.
This gives all the more opportunities for skilled workers from Europe to start working in Thuringia. The Thuringian employers are open for employees who want to work in Thuringia and who want to contribute their knowledge and skills here. Use this opportunity!
For citizens of EU countries, the right to work and live in Germany is regulated by the free movement of workers within the EU. The same applies to citizens from Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. A job can be started in Thuringia without applying for a residence permit or visa.
Citizens from third countries have to apply for a visa to enter and take up work or professional qualifications.
Important criteria for starting a qualified job in the social field in Thuringia include knowledge of the German language and the recognition of professional qualifications.
The service of the Europabüro is free of charge. It supports you in preparing for work, looks for suitable employers, provides information and networks with local contacts and accompanies you through the first steps in Thuringia.
Among others, offers can be found here:
Job market of the Agentur für Arbeit
Thüringer Agentur Für Fachkräftegewinnung (ThAFF)
Useful information about how to prepare and formulate letters of application and CVs: