Our next Talent Hub Thursday session on 28 September is postponed to after the autumn school break (12 October). The latest info on the next session will be available on our Facebook page closer to the date.
Instead, we are offering a Drop-In session on 28 September from 13:00-14:00 to answer your career-related questions. We look forward to seeing you @ Welcome Hub Agder, Torvgaten 7, Arendal.
Welcome to Agder is a meeting held on the first Thursday of every month where we get to know you and you get to know us. We'll show you what we can do to help you settle down in Agder easily and comfortably.
Thursday, 5 October 9:30-10:30 @ Welcome Hub Agder, Torvgaten 7, Arendal
Our Talent Hub Intro & Drop-In session is a monthly meeting for newcomers held on the third Thursday of every month. Here, newcomers are introduced to our Talent Hub programme and can sign-up to work with a specialist who can help them with their job search process. A Drop-In hour will follow this session and everyone is welcome to attend. More info.
Date: Thursday, 19 October 13:00-15:00 @ Welcome Hub Agder, Torvgaten 7, Arendal
Coffee Connections is the go to if you're new in Agder and would like to connect with people, exchange ideas and share tips on the everyday challenges of living in a new country.
Thursdays 10:00-12:00 @ Unwrapped Butikkafé, Torvgaten 7, Arendal
Have any questions? Need advice on how best to move forward with issues related to settling in Agder and getting a job? We've got your back! Contact us to let us know you'll be coming over. We'd love to meet and help you.
Thursdays: 10:00-13:00 @ Welcome Hub Agder, Torvgaten 7, Arendal
Welcome Hub Agder connects new residents with everything they need to “become a local!” in Arendal and Agder. Funded by local businesses, service organisations and local municipalities, WHA is positioned as an integrated part of the community with over 100+ network organisations - together we provide information activities, networking opportunities and support with the Norwegian system to those that need it most.
The network behind WHA understands that moving here impacts the whole family, and this important life transition should be exciting and positive. So let us help you get comfortable. Get in touch with us. We think you’ll be here for a while!
Finding a job is hard work regardless of where you are from and so getting in touch with the right resources to support your journey is key. This is where "Talent Hub Agder" (THA) comes in.
THA is a carefully selected pool of resources provided by private and public organisations, aimed at helping you to enter the Norwegian job market faster and motivating you to stay in the region in the long term.
Both job seekers and employers can benefit from the monthly meetings, courses, programmes, and talent database that THA offers.
Welcome Hub Agder, in collaboration with the Arendal Adult Learning Center has put together Norwegian courses for those eager to learn the language.
The courses are designed for beginners and you'll get an insight into Norwegian culture in the company of others who are also new in Norway.
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Are you a service provider? A volunteer organisation? A special interest or non-profit organisation? Would you like to reach out to newcomers in Arendal and Agder? Then be part of WHA's network. Together we can work to connect newcomers in the area to services, events, networking opportunities and the information they need to navigate the Norwegian system.