Finding a job in the Netherlands

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Where can I find information about international jobs in the Netherlands?

What kind of CV and cover letter is customary to support job applications in the Netherlands?

What steps should I take to prepare myself for my interview?

Where can I find more answers to questions I may have once I find a job?

Where can I find job openings for students?

 

If you are a student and looking for a job, the following websites can be useful:

  • www.isic.nl/en/student-life/finding-a-student-job-in-the-netherlands/
  • www.stepstone.nl/
  • graduateland.com/s/part-time-jobs/netherlands
  • collegelife.nl/jobs/

Your university may have an overview of job openings for students in the area of your studies. If you have done an internship, you can also ask if that organisation has anything for you.

Aside from the websites listed above, the general tips in this section for finding a job can be useful for students too.

If I want to apply for a job, would I need a work permit as a student?

Will I be paid during my internship?