European Targeted Mobility Scheme (TMS) is a European Union job mobility scheme which offers financial assistance to EU citizens aged 18+ in relocating for work or travelling to an Interview in another EU country, Norway or Iceland. It also assists employers interested in recruiting for hard to fill vacancies from another EU country, Norway or Iceland.
Ireland is currently partnered with Sweden for this European Targeted Mobility Scheme (TMS) on behalf of the EU
Are you thinking of working in another European country?
European Targeted Mobility Scheme (TMS) offers support in taking up employment in the EU, Norway or Iceland including:
financial support (allowances for travel to an interview and/or relocation to another country for work
Other available allowances are language training allowance (if required), family support, supplementary and recognition of qualifications
information on living and working abroad
You must apply for financial support before you leave your country and before the starting date of your new job/interview date. You cannot apply after you have moved to your new country of work.
SME Employers can apply for financial support when they employ a person aged 18+ from the EU, Norway or Iceland.
Financial support is given for Integration Programmes that can include the provision of Induction Training, language training, in-house training, health and safety training and assistance with sourcing suitable accommodation.
Employers must submit an application form with a description of the proposed integration programme before the candidate travels to take up employment. The training needs should be identified no later than the interview phase of recruitment.