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if not how hard do you think it would be to get a work permit?
Did you know that the state will pay you 90% of your wages for 18 months if you are made redundant in Switzerland? (we just shut our Swiss office)
were there any British people in that office and were they automatically eligible to work in Switzerland? if not how hard do you think it was be to get a work permit?
However she had been working for the company in the UK previous to that.
someone i know works there. i dont think it was that hard to sort out?
you're not going are you?
just saw a job advertised there that i am both qualified for and want. I think there are only about 3 of these in the whole world
i think i've given up on the idea already
what you doing tonight?
a friend of mine moved there because his dads job moved him there, even after living there he couldnt get a work permit
but probably easier if working for a big company. I worked there for 6 months, but I was a masters student at the time (and working for a big international company). I know quite a few people who stayed on to work there permanently though.
at the Swatch kiosk.
without applying for permission or anything (they've got pretty much the same rights as EU citizens) so I assume it works the other way around.
If not, I say we invade.
Certainly the hardest place in the EU - they really don't like immigration.
I had a friend - Australian mind, so non-EU - who worked in Zurich for 6 months, had a very specialized job, a masters degree, and a company willing to sponsor her, and she eventually gave up trying to stay any longer than that because of the obstacles they put up to try and dissuade you from staying.
EU members still have a very difficult time I think
But she had a few Swiss friends that came to stay in London so I talked to them about the whole work permit thing myself - I have a British passport - and they said it's a difficult process, unlike most western European countries where you, by and large, just stroll right in.
The Swiss probably have the same view about their country.
you want to work there for less than three months you dont need any sort of permit. if you want to work there for a longer period you need to be registered with the local authorities eight days after your arrival and i think before you start work.i think it might even be your employers that have to register you.