Behavioral Sciences

Here you will find companies interested in hiring you studying a program within the Behavioral Sciences Institution

Is there any other employer that can offer such a wide range of occupations than a municipality?

Karlsborg municipality can offer about 100 different professions, most of which have their workplace just a stone’s throw from Lake Vättern! The fantastic landscape and proximity to nature give Karlsborg its very unique character – a real Golden Place! With us, it is important that every employee can feel proud of their efforts and their business.

Study abroad?

With studies at the University of Skövde, you have the opportunity to study further at a college or university abroad. Build on your degree or study a master’s abroad!

 When you want to know more about studying abroad and get practical help at a good university abroad, you as a student will receive free expert help from STUDIN.

Become a teammate in Skövde municipality

Make a difference in a growing city!

Skövde municipality is one of Skaraborg’s largest employers with almost 5,000 employees, all of whom work to facilitate and create a good everyday life for Skövde’s residents and visitors.

Meaningful jobs

You who choose to work with us get a meaningful job. Here you can work with developing the city, creating conditions for building housing, caring for the elderly and disabled, educating children and students, decorating parks, supplying heat and water, cooking or premises and much more.

More employees for a city that attracts more people

As Skövde grows and we get older, we also need more employees. There are hundreds of professions in the municipality and we offer just over 700 vacancies / year.

Apply for our vacancies

You are warmly welcome to apply for our vacancies, which you can find at


You are also welcome to contact us via the Contact Center by telephone: 0500-49 80 00.

The Swedish Prison and Probation service is part of the Swedish legal system. We are responsible for prisons, probation and detention. Our main goal is to reduce recidivism – to break the vicious circle. The prison service is growing – building new, rebuilding and building in many places across the country. As we grow, we are looking for new employees with many different skills and professions.

Today we are approximately 12,000 employees in more than 70 different occupational groups. As a new employee with us, you will receive compulsory training with the employment. The training is carried out full-time with a salary at one of the Swedish Prison and Probation Service’s six competence centers. Watch films with our employees, read more about the penitentiary education, our professional roles and benefits of working with us here.


You can find our vacancies here

If you do not find your profession in the drop-down list, it is because we do not have any vacancies in that profession right now. You can then choose to subscribe to vacancies or make a general expression of interest.

Podcast – Utan att passera gå

Join us in the unfree world. Our podcast ”Utan att passera gå” (Without passing go) takes you into Swedish prison care. Read more about the podcast here.

Welcome to the Swedish Prison and Probation Service!


Science Park Skövde is a playground for innovation – for the most important players of the future. The entrepreneurs. The Game Changers.

The society needs innovative, creative people who have the ability to imagine things we have not yet seen. If you have an idea, we can help you build a sustainable business out of it. Maybe your idea can be part of the solution of the societal challenges of the future?

Don't be afraid to reach out!

They are interested in hiring you as a student. Put yourself out there and send in an expression of interest or maybe ask a question about their business! Your future begins here.