Working abroad

Voluntary development work abroad and social insurance
Irish citizens who have spent time working in a developing country may qualify for Credited Social Insurance Contributions in respect of the period spent working abroad and any preparatory period beforehand.

Working in the EU
Deals with rights and entitlements when moving within the EU to work. In particular examines the EU freedom of movement directives, including access to employment, recognition of qualifications, job seeking, employment and social security rights.

Working outside the EU
Includes a list of items to be considered before going to work in a non-EU country and of the documentation you should bring with you.