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EURES - European Employment Services

EURES - European Employment Services - is the European Job Mobility Portal and part of the EU programme for employment and social innovation (EaSI) for the period 2014-2020.

EURES is a cooperation network involving the European Commission, the public employment services and other partner organisations, such as trade union and employers' organisations of the countries in the European Economic Area (EEA - comprising the EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein & Norway) and Switzerland.

Its main objectives are to:

  • inform, guide and provide advice to potentially mobile workers on job opportunities, as well as living and working conditions in the EEA & Switzerland;
  • assist employers wishing to recruit workers from other countries;
  • provide advice and guidance to workers and employers in cross-border regions.

EURES comprises a network of more than 900 advisers who are in regular contact with jobseekers and employers across Europe.