Jobopportunities in the Elderly and Healthcare Sector
Do you want to work in a welfare state where mutual trust between citizens, employees and managers is paramount? Where you are asked for advice and for your contribution to solutions to professional challenges. Where the work-life balance is among the best in the world and where all employees receive free continuing education.
We offer a meaningful job and beautiful surroundings to settle in
Lolland Municipality is looking for skilled elderly and healthcare professionals with the will and abililty to relocate to Denmark, learn the Danish language and take on important and resposible tasks in our home care and care centres teams.
You'll join a group of international newcomers and a programme with Danish language course, relocation support and extensive onboarding to the workplace and to the local area.
Lolland is a lovely place to live and work; a scenic island in the southern part of Denmark, with plenty of cultural offerings and with rich club life in sports, among other things. With only an hour and a half drive to Copenhagen, you can easily visit the capital whenever you want, while at the same time enjoy the much lower housing costs in Lolland. Our municipality is developing rapidly, not least because of the construction of the Fehmarnbelt link to Germany, along with a growing international community in Lolland Municipality.
EU mobility of jobseekers and assessment of qualifications
To apply for job in Lolland Municipality you need valid residence and work permit. EU citizens are secured free mobility as jobseekers, so if you are EU citizen you can get EU residence permit as a worker: Read more on the official portal for foreign nationals who wish to live and work in Denmark (new window).
Educational programmes vary across Europe. To prove your qualifications, you may apply The Danish Agency for Higher Education and Science for an assessment of non-Danish qualifications for use in Denmark. Read more and apply for assessment on the agency's homepage (new window).
Specialized tasks and responsibilities in the Danish elderly and healthcare requires authorization from the Danish Patient Safety Authorities. If you have an educational background that equals to the Danish “social- og sundhedsassistent” (see the EU database of regulated professions (new window)) you can apply for Danish authorization via the homepage of the Danish Patient Safety Authorities (new window).
Job application process
We regularly invite new applications for jobs in the Elderly and Healthcare Sector. To apply you must upload your CV and a motivated application written in English in Lolland Municipality's recruitment portal.
New application rounds will be announced on this page along with links to the application form.