Work in Estonia will initiate a 6-week pilot program in January 2019 to support international spouses in re-inventing themselves professionally in Estonia.
Moving to a new country together with your partner can be quite
challenging. Often as the accompanying spouse, you have to
leave behind your career – thus setting your goals and path in
a new environment can be rather complicated.
Questions like “Can I even work here without knowing the
language?”, “What are my options for working?”, “Where to find
professional contacts?” or “How to set up a company or find
volunteering opportunities?” are common. And without having a
network of people around you, it is hard to answer them.
Thus, the ‘Re-invent yourself’ program aims at making
this transition a lot easier, through the
Networking meetings with local
professionals, HR managers and recruiters to understand the
labor market in Estonia and to create individual business
Training sessions for adjusting in Estonia,
inventing your career in a new environment, learning about
business networking or setting up your own company.
Individual career and networking
consultations from Töötukassa (Public Employment
Service) consultants and program managers to each participant
to help you plan your career and establish business contacts
and open doors to target companies based on your interests
and field of activities.
The program will take place at the International House of
Tallinn and is organized in cooperation with Talent Mobility
Management and MoveMyTalent. Events will be held in
English and the program is free of charge. The program
will take place between 10.00-13.00 on six Wednesdays between
30.01-06.03. Additionally individual career consultation
sessions will be held on either 04.02 or 08.02.
Participants are expected to attend all sessions.
The pilot program group will comprise of 15 participants and
registration will be done based on the order of submitting the
registration form. Also an introductory interview will be held
with each participant prior to 30.01 to map your exact
expectations and motivation. In case the 15 positions are
already full by the time you fill the registration form, we
will keep your contacts and inform you of the next upcoming
To register, please fill the form
below! Registration will close on 20.01.2019.
Hope to see you soon!