This guide is designed for anyone interested in living or working temporarily or permanently, starting a business, retiring, or just buying a holiday home in Spain or Portugal. It contains major sections devoted to entry regulations and permits, and permanent employment and careers in the region, including types of job available, job hunting techniques, applying, interviews, salary details as well as an industrial guide and list of major employers. It also includes case histories and background information on the way of life including facts on buying a home, city and regional guides, the health and education systems.
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Live & Work in Spain & Portugal provides a detailed survey of the opportunities for living & working in Spain & Portugal - from Madrid to the Costa del Sol and from Lisbon to the Algarve.
Inside Section 1 - Living in Spain & Portugal - you will find out how to: secure a residence permit; find your ideal home; obtain a competitive mortgage; deal with surveys & conveyancing; choose a suitable school; open the right bank account; get the best health care; learn the language quickly; organize your retirement abroad; make the most of your leisure time.
In Section II - Working in Spain & Portugal - there are full details on: finding suitable employment; submitting the correct documents; skills and trades most in demand; seasonal & temporary work; salaries, hours and holidays; trade unions and contracts; starting/buying your own business; raising the required finance; government incentives; sources of advice and assistance.
This guide contains useful contacts, a regional employment guide, a directory of major employers, and personal case histories.
Victoria Pybus has written a number of books including Working in Ski Resorts and Live & Work in France. Victoria lives in Oxford.
Joshua White's other books include Taking a Career Break and Live & Work in Spain & Portugal. After working in New York, he now lives in London.
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Book Description Vacation Work Publications, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1854582852