Orientation year in the Netherlands

On March 6, 2019 by Dutch Umbrella Company

Are you considering the orientation year for highly educated people in the Netherlands? If you do, it is good to know that there are no restrictions regarding work and payment in the Netherlands.

However, before the orientation year ends, you must find a job as a highly skilled worker in the Netherlands. And if you found your dream job, you will be able to start it via our expat payroll services, as we are an official IND sponsor. (More information about our services is available on our website.)

Because there are so many details regarding job opportunities in the Netherlands, we recommend discovering all the possibilities. There are quite a few things to keep in mind. You will find some of the most important details below. Did you know:

  • Graduates, Ph.D. holders and scientific researchers from the Netherlands and abroad may be eligible to apply for the orientation year highly educated persons?
  • You might be eligible to apply for the orientation year, even if you already have been in the Netherlands as a highly skilled worker?
  • For a highly skilled worker, following the orientation year highly educated people, graduates and scientific researchers, a lower salary norm is applicable?
  • You can apply for the orientation year more than once?

Are you still in need of answers? Contact us via support@dutchumbrellacompany.com. Our colleagues are happy to help you.