Belgium’s official languages are Dutch, French and German. However English is most appreciated in the Flemish region as an intermediate language referring to our many bottleneck professions and a strong need for skilled professionals.
In healthcare however, willingness to learn Dutch is of primary importance to have a good communication with your clients.
Dutch in Flanders?
For reasons concerning family integration and durable work success, you will find learning the Dutch language being a strong asset for your personal well being, social life and administration.
The only official language in the Flemish Region is Dutch.
Therefor all documents need to be in Dutch, for example labour contracts.
For more information on learning and practising the language and schools, please visit the website of the Integration Agency.