Region Västra Götaland is offering permanent positions to specialists

Are you looking for a professional career where you have the opportunity to develop your clinical skills as well as spending time with your family in the beautiful outdoors? In Västra Götaland health, family and the nature are very important. Values that also reflects in our vision "A good life".

Region Västra Götaland is governed by democratically elected politicians and with 53,000 employees one of Sweden’s largest employers. We are tasked with offering good healthcare and dental care and providing the prerequisites for good public health, a rich cultural life, a good environment, jobs, research, education and good communications. All together, these provide a foundation for sustainable growth in Västra Götaland.

We are looking for new colleagues

We are offering permanent positions for specialist doctors in:

  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Family medicine

We are also looking for specially trained nurses and physiotherapists.

Hospitals run by Region Västra Götaland. We also have about 100 primary healtcare centers.

In the film "Drivkrafter" below you will get to know some of your future colleagues and hear them talk about what motivates them in their work:

A good life begins where people come together

Västra Götaland in western Sweden is a meeting place that dates back thousands of years. Throughout history entrepreneurs have gathered here to carry on trade with the whole world, establish major international companies and create new ideas for the future. For centuries people of different nationalities have migrated to the area and contributed to the breadth of today's trade and industry.

Welcome to Gothenburg and western Sweden.

Västra Götaland is a Sweden in miniature, with large cities, rural areas, small communities and medium-sized towns. There is the sea, lakes, rolling hills, deep forests, open plains – all the different types of natural environment in Sweden.

Your guide to moving to, living, working and studying in West Sweden

Contact us

Please send your application to:  

If applying as a specialist in Family medicine, please send your application to: 

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