Västra Götalandsregionen
Västra Götalandsregionen, photo: Paul Björkman

Västra Götalandsregionen

The Västra Götaland region is responsible for the health, medical care, culture, public transport and regional development in the Västra Götaland region. Region Västra Götaland is governed by democratically elected politicians and with just over 50,000 employees is one of Sweden’s biggest employers.

An image of a boat at Klippan in Göteborg
"For a good, meaningful & healthy life."
An image of a surgeon


Region Västra Götaland’s task is to offer good healthcare and dental care and to provide the prerequisites for good public health, a rich cultural life, a good environment, jobs, research, education and good communications. All together, this provides a foundation for sustainable growth in Västra Götaland.

An image of surgery in Västra Götaland


Most jobs are in the health care sector but you will also find jobs in many other areas such as administation, regional development, communication, IT and maintainence.
They are looking for new colleagues primarily in the following professions:

  • Specialist doctors
  • General nurses
  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational therapists

Learn more about careers at Västra Götalandsregionen

  • 50,000

    employees in Gothenburg.

  • no.1

    largest cultural budget in Sweden.