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What we offer

Continuous and customised learning opportunities to support your personal and professional development

A modern, stimulating, and creative working environment

Competitive compensation and benefits

Talent development

The ESM aims to offer staff members a unique career opportunity during their employment in a learning culture supporting career progression. We truly believe the individual owns their personal development. The ESM is committed to supporting learning opportunities that each staff member identifies, provided they are in line with institutional needs and priorities.

Compensation and benefits

The ESM offers competitive remuneration – aligned to appropriate peer institutions and market conditions – and a comprehensive benefits package that includes worldwide medical insurance cover for staff and dependents, life and disability insurance, leave, and a retirement plan.
Basic salaries are determined according to the level of job responsibility and are reviewed annually to ensure that the ESM’s compensation remains attractive.
Additional benefits may be provided to staff if they meet the corresponding eligibility criteria:
Allowances - for eligible staff, expatriation, household and child allowances will be paid.

Health and travel insurance - health and travel insurance for staff and their eligible dependents are offered with immediate effect when employment begins.

Life and work incapacity insurance - life insurance and work incapacity insurance, in the event of accident or illness.

Retirement benefits - a modern and robust retirement plan consisting of both a defined benefit and a defined contribution pillar.

Installation benefits - We provide staff that join the ESM from outside Luxembourg, under certain conditions, with the following benefits:

Moving expenses

Relocation services

Installation allowance

Family support - various benefits will help you and your family to achieve the best work/life balance:

Access to the European School of Luxembourg for your dependent children

Parental leave, with compensatory payment, of up to 12 months

Family leave to take care of your immediate family members

Support for teleworking

Leave and holidays - 30 holidays; public holidays in line with peer institutions.

Flexible work solutions - teleworking, modern technology, and smart mobile devices to enhance business efficiency and give staff the ability to work from anywhere, anytime.

Benefits at the workplace - A canteen, designated space for sports/fitness, ergonomic and modular workspace, parking, and public transport.