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Live & Work in Scotland (Live & Work in Scotland)

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Publisher Comments:

Provides an indispensable source of knowledge for anyone hoping to move to Scotland, whether to the Borders and the great cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow or to the Highlands and Islands. In addition to giving all the facts on where the jobs are and how to get them it gives essential information on the customs, laws, regulations and way of life that will be encountered there. Special features include regional employment guides, directories of major employers and personal case histories from people who have made the move.

Packed with information on matters from crofting law to the Scottish Parliament, the book provides essential insider information and advice to help the reader secure a residence permit, find their ideal home, open a bank account and get the right health care. For those looking for work it lists the skills and trades most in demand and is packed with useful contacts to help find the right job, as well as explaining how to start or buy your own business.

Synopsis:

This guide provides information for those that are interested in living and working in Scotland. It covers the opportunities to be found, whether in the urban settings of the cities or the islands and Highlands.

Synopsis:

Live & Work Scotland provides a detailed survey of the opportunities for living & working in Scotland - from the Borders and the great cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow to the Highlands and Islands.

Inside Section 1 - Living in Scotland - you will find information on: red tape; pros & cons of moving to Scotland; political and economic structure; property purchase and rental; daily life; retiring in Scotland.

In Section II - Working in Scotland - you will find information on: finding a job; skills and qualifications; hours and holidays; salaries; trade unions; contracts; women in work; seasonal and temporary work; starting a business..

This guide contains a business and industry report, a regional employment guide, a directory of major employers, and personal case histories.

About the Author

Author Nicola Taylor wrote this book from personal experience after uprooting herself from England and moving to Scotland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781854582522
Author:
Taylor, Nicola
Publisher:
Vacation Work Publications
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
General
Subject:
Europe - Gt. Britain/Scotland
Subject:
Scotland
Subject:
Job Hunting
Subject:
Emigration and immigration
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
British
Subject:
Employment in foreign countries
Subject:
Careers - Job Hunting
Edition Number:
First edition
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Live & Work in Scotland
Series Volume:
300.
Publication Date:
20010401
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4 maps
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8 x 5.5 in

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Product details 256 pages Vacation-Work - English 9781854582522 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This guide provides information for those that are interested in living and working in Scotland. It covers the opportunities to be found, whether in the urban settings of the cities or the islands and Highlands.
"Synopsis" by ,
Live & Work Scotland provides a detailed survey of the opportunities for living & working in Scotland - from the Borders and the great cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow to the Highlands and Islands.

Inside Section 1 - Living in Scotland - you will find information on: red tape; pros & cons of moving to Scotland; political and economic structure; property purchase and rental; daily life; retiring in Scotland.

In Section II - Working in Scotland - you will find information on: finding a job; skills and qualifications; hours and holidays; salaries; trade unions; contracts; women in work; seasonal and temporary work; starting a business..

This guide contains a business and industry report, a regional employment guide, a directory of major employers, and personal case histories.

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