However, we can share the information below, which may be useful for many expat English Center clients who live in the Amsterdam Stadsregio.
Are you unemployed and looking for a job, or perhaps just a higher level position in your current career or company? There are possibilities for government funded re-training/additional training, including Business English. Go to this page (in Dutch) to read more. Opleiding en (om) schooling.
FYI, Greater Amsterdam includes these 16 gemeenten: Aalsmeer, Amstelveen, Amsterdam, Beemster, Diemen, Edam, Volendam, Haarlemmermeer, Landsmeer, Oostzaan, Ouder-Amstel, Purmerend, Uithoorn, Waterland, Wormerland and Zaanstad.
Werk.nl is the website of the UWV (Employee Insurance Agency), which is managed by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment. On the website, you can find job vacancies and information about work permits, and get help to find a job. The information is available in English, German, French, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian.
You can visit this (Dutch) UWV page if you are thinking of changing careers.
If you would like help to find a job, call the City at 020 252 6098 (in Dutch).