Starting over in Sweden

Are you looking for a job in Sweden? Omstart – "restart" in English – is a unique guide that helps immigrants with academic degrees navigate the Swedish labour market and find a job suited your qualifications.

Omstart is an online guide operated by Saco, the Swedish Confederation of Professional Associations, which consists of 23 autonomous trade unions. In the online guide you'll find tips and detailed information about the job market as well as different academic professions in Sweden.

The guide includes useful information about how to validate and, if needed, complement your foreign qualifications. You'll also find links to a number of relevant authorities, organizations and institutions of higher education. All with the aim of ensuring that you have the information you need about how to enter the Swedish labour market and make your journey towards a qualified job in Sweden as short and quick  as possible. 

Saco represents some 630,000 academics all over Sweden, including students, researchers, employees, managers and entrepreneurs. 

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Interested in membership? Call us at 08-617 44 00 or join here.