At the arrival, an agreement is signed by the Cooperative Department, the trainee and the host company. Full-time work is usually 40 hours a week.

The trainee receives a monthly salary of CHF 900.-. The first salary is paid at the end of the first training month. So it is necessary to bring enough money for the first month needs.

* The scholarship amount is indexed to the cost of living in the country of destination.

The Republic and Canton of the Jura pays the accomodation for the trainee. The trainee usually lives in a flat (without host family). The trainee must be asked to share his/her room.

Language training:
A language teacher deals with the four-week training organisation. From case to case, the trainee can do language course one day a week, lasting throughout the work training period.

Cultural and social activities:

Required documentation:


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Traineeships are available all year for this region.