Learn about the Swedish job market and get valuable advice on how you can get employment within your existing profession. Please note that Omstart is not an employment service. This is a website that will provide you with valuable and relevant information in one place, on a single website.
Also learn more about the Saco-affiliated associations that organize members based on their education or profession. The associations provide support and advice to their member throughout their career. Which association suits you? Feel free to contact the association and find out how they can help you. But first take some time to explore this website and learn more about Sweden and our job market.
What can you do to begin practicing your profession as soon as possible in Sweden.
You can find more detailed information about your education or profession's content, labor, wage levels and regulatory framework in the list below. We also recommend you to find out how to go about to have your foreign university degree recognized in Sweden. We also provide a brief description of the Swedish educational system
These pages will provide you with ideas and hints on how to write a good application, how to find job openings and how to conduct an interview well. You will also find information about starting your own business. Various authorities and organizations is offering a lot of help.
The labour market is regulated through voluntary agreements between the employer and employee organizations not in detail via legislation. For example, there are no laws at all regarding salaries in Sweden.
These pages are a collection of links that may be helpful in getting you established on the Swedish Labour market.
Here you can find useful government agency web sites for example about Employment service. You can also learn how to validate your education and news in easy-to-read Swedish