Information on traineeships

Graduate traineeships

This post-graduate traineeship programme is addressed mainly to recent university graduates, without excluding those who – in the framework of lifelong learning – have recently obtained their university qualification and are at the beginning of a new professional career.

For further information on terms and conditions, interested applicants should read the Rules governing the Official Traineeship Scheme (2021).

Eurofound’s 2022 Traineeship Programme will be launched in February 2022 when you will be able to submit an application via our online system.

The traineeship applications received will take a number of weeks to be pre-screened and sorted by preferred profile.Eurofound is an equal opportunities employer. Traineeships are offered on the basis that the candidate has the ability to participate to the extent necessary and will benefit from the experience.

Below are the descriptions specific to each of the traineeships which were offered at Eurofound during 2021.

Traineeships in the area of Research

Traineeships in other areas

Would you like to know more about a traineeship at Eurofound ?

Previous Eurofound trainees have shared their experiences to assist others who may be considering a traineeship:

Nils Brandsma - Unit A: Working Life
Eleonora Clerici - Unit C: Social Policies
Riccardo Colella - Unit B: Employment
Chiara Litardi - Unit C: Convergence
Samuel Thomas - Human Resources