The following countries are eligible to work in Ireland?
All EU Counties, Working Holiday participants and student visa participants (see details below) are eligible to work in Ireland.
EU Countries are eligible to work in Ireland
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdon (pending Brexit)
Working holiday visa participants from the following countries are eligible to work in Ireland
Working Holidays Visa for Ireland
Student visa criteria
Immigration arrangements for language students
Irish Government Policy Statement in May 2015 sets out the standard immigration permission available for the purposes of pursuing an English language programme on the ILEP is 8 months. Since 1 January 2015 students holding a valid immigration stamp 2 are permitted to work 40 hours per week during the months of June, July, August and September and from 15 December to 15 January inclusive. At all other times, they will be limited to working 20 hours per week.
Note to employers: Employing a student beyond the hours permitted and beyond the expiry date of their student permission is an offence under the Employment Permits Acts.
Note to students: Students who contravene these employment rules may have their student permission revoked.
Third Level Graduate Programme
This programme allows legally resident Irish educated non-EEA graduates holding an award of a recognised Irish awarding body to remain in Ireland after their studies. This should be for the purpose of seeking graduate-level employment
We are interested in talking to Graduates interested in working in the childcare sector
Additional requirements apply