This page gives details of information that applies if you were trained outside the EU/EEA or within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
To be eligible to apply for work as a doctor, you must have a Swedish professional licence and a good knowledge of the Swedish language and be very familiar with current health and medical care legislation. We publish all our vacancies on our website. If there are no posts currently being advertised in your specialism, we welcome expressions of interest: https://www.rjl.se/jobb-och-karriar/intresseanmalan/(Extern länk)
Working with us
There are three hospitals in Jönköping County providing specialised care: Länssjukhuset Ryhov in Jönköping, Höglandssjukhuset in Eksjö and Värnamo sjukhus. These offer opportunities for specially-trained doctors and nurses and other care staff. There are also health centres in all 13 municipalities across the county. Some of these are run by Region Jönköping County, others by private companies. They are staffed by doctors specialising in general medicine, district nurses and other health and medical care personnel. Dentists work in the public dental health service, treating both children and adults.
Jönköping County is the sixth largest region in Sweden. We offer an excellent environment, good opportunities for work, training and development, excellent communications and a rich cultural life. The 13 municipalities in the county work together to create an attractive place to live and work that draws people in and makes them keen to stay.