Find a job Tips - how to look for and find a job in the Sønderborg area. Residence and work permits Many foreigners are allowed to live and work in Denmark. Some, however, must have residence and work permits. Volunteer work Voluntary work is a great way to improve your Danish and meet new people. Newcomers Network in Sønderborg The network is an informal opportunity to meet other newcomers, and to expand your social network, while having fun. Holiday Pay Holiday Pay can refer to salaried holiday, or to holiday allowance. Pension When you retire, you will live on your pension. In Denmark there are different types of pension, which you can read more about here. Cross-border commuters It is possible to commute between another country and Denmark, but there are special rules about taxation and social security. Unemployment Insurance In Denmark, unemployment insurance is voluntary. This means that you are not automatically insured for unemployment.