Wageningen University & Research offers excellent terms of employment
. A few highlights from our Collective Labour Agreement include:
- working hours that can be determined in consultation, so that an optimal balance between work and private life is possible; partial working from home is possible;
- the possibility to build up extra holiday hours by working more, a maximum of 40 hours a week;
- sabbatical leave, study leave and paid parental leave;
- much attention is paid to vitality;
- a structural year-end bonus of 4%;
- excellent pension scheme through ABP;
- the option of partially paid parental leave;
- the possibility to work part-time.
These excellent fringe benefits also come with an appropriate salary. Depending on your experience, we offer a salary in line with the market up to a maximum of € 4.624 for a full working week of 36 hours in accordance with the Collective Labor Agreement Wageningen Research (scale 10/Hay profile WR researcher 4). You will be employed by a payroll organization and get a contract for one year. If you are performing well and sufficient work is available withing your work field and the institute as a whole, extension of your contract is possible. The location is Den Helder
Wageningen University & Research encourages internal advancement opportunities and mobility with an internal recruitment policy. There are plenty of options for personal initiative in a learning environment, and we provide excellent training opportunities. We are offering a unique position in an international environment with a pleasant and open working atmosphere.
You are going to work at the greenest and most innovative campus in Holland, and at a university that has been chosen as the "Best University
" in the Netherlands for the 17th consecutive time.Coming from abroad
Wageningen University & Research is the university and research centre for life sciences. The themes we deal with are relevant to everyone around the world and Wageningen, therefore, has a large international community and a lot to offer to international employees. Applicants from abroad moving to the Netherlands may qualify for a special tax relief
, known as the 30% ruling. Our team of advisors on Dutch immigration procedures will help you with the visa application procedures for yourself and, if applicable, for your family.
Feeling welcome also has everything to do with being well informed. Wageningen University & Research's International Community
page contains practical information about what we can do to support international employees and students coming to Wageningen. Furthermore, we can assist you with any additional advice and information about helping your partner to find a job, housing, schooling, and other issues.