SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITIES OF THE GOOD LIFE
Do you want to give your children a safe and healthy upbringing with good day nurseries, schools, and lots of space and activities in nature?
Do you want good job opportunities, living in a good area, and being able to afford both living a life and experiencing a lot?
Besides, do you and your family want a life, where intimacy, a sense of community, and a clean nature are part of everyday life?
Move to Denmark’s geographically biggest municipality - Ringkøbing-Skjern - in Western Jutland.
Here in Western Jutland you will find jobs and good housing, so you and your children can live in a safe and peaceful environment. The children can cycle on their own to school and leisure activities. We have good schools and institutions. We have a versatile nature with lots of space, and a lot of active associations and clubs, as well as neighbours socializing with each other.
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SATISFACTION AND SAFETY AT TOP LEVEL
You will find the most important ingredients for the recipe of the good life in Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality. It has been documented that its citizens feel safe, and are the most satisfied in the entire country.
In a survey about life quality Statistics Denmark has established that the most satisfied citizens in the second happiest country in the world live in Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality.
HAPPY COUNTRIES are characterized by having a healthy balance between traditional wealth, social capital, understood as a high frequency of trust to society, low inequality, and faith in governmental institutions.
We are also world champions in trust. On an international level Danes demonstrate the highest trust to foreigners. 76% believe that you can trust foreigners. In Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality the figure is as high as 91%.
The fact that the municipality can pride itself of having the highest level of social capital in the world is explicable by the fact that its citizens are really good at functioning in a joint community, the fact that there is a very active association- and club life, and especially the fact that very many are good at lending a hand to volunteer programs. 57% of the citizens in Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality have joined volunteer work programmes.
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WE TAKE THE CHILDREN SERIOUSLY
In the Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality we guarantee a place in a day care institution. In other words - you will be guaranteed childcare when at work.
Our aim is for children to thrive, develop, and become as competent as possible. Together with their parents we want to create whole correlations in the upbringing and development of the children from the ages of 0 to 18. We therefore have a joint point of departure when it comes to children and education, so there will be a common thread in the life the children experience in the day care, day nurseries, and schools of the municipality. We give high priority to the development of stimulating and supportive learning environments, and we endeavour to make all children feel seen, heard, understood, and taken seriously.
We are seen, heard, understood, and taken seriously.
A BALANCED LIFE
In the Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality we have many fast-growing companies, and there are good job opportunies. Western Jutland has the lowest unemployment rate in Denmark. Click Here for more information about jobs
We also have good housing facilities with lots of space, indoors as well as outdoors. For more information, click Here.
Of course we also have many activities for an active leisure time life for CHILDREN and for ADULTS, both in nature and in the associations and clubs - all creating the good life, which we call a balanced life.
In the Ringkøbing-Skjern Municipality we have many citizens who have moved to the municipality from abroad. We have citizens from a total of 99 different countries and all in all around 4,600 citizens from other nations live in the municipality.