Finding a job for the partner

Estonian business peopleThe most common ways for finding a job in Estonia are with the help of friends, through newspaper advertisements, personnel search companies, Internet portals and with the help of the Estonian Unemployment Insurance Fund and its labour offices.

Job offers and useful information on employment and living conditions in Estonia can also be found at EURES – The European Job Mobility Portal. The EURES (European Employment Services) consultants in Estonia work at the labour market offices.

For further information, you can refer to the Estonian Unemployment Insurance Fund website or to the  Estonian EURES website.

To apply for a job you generally have to present your CV and an application. In many cases you have to go through more rounds, which may include writing an essay, taking a language test or a job-suitability test. Finally – if you are successful –you can expect an invitation to an interview.

Useful job search portals on the Internet that are available in English are:

EURAXESS – Researchers in Motion – Services