Recruiting staff

Recruiting staff

We are currently seeking a teachers' assistant starting from 1st December 2022. This is a permanent position for a qualified early childhood educator, such as a practical nurse in ECEC (lähihoitaja), or children's counsellor (lastenohjaaja), as per Act 540/2018 §.

We require experience and good command of the English language; basic Finnish language understanding would be an advantage.

We appreciate a positive and flexible candidate with a sincere interest in working with children. We emphasize teamwork as well as the ability to work independently. Having a hygiene credential and a current first aid training is an asset. The Selected candidate must show us an extract from the criminal records act 6.2§.

Your responsibilities:

- Assisting the teacher in preparing materials for pedagogical activities according to the weekly planning and duties related to the daily functioning of the group.

- Supporting the children's upbringing, well-being, and during pedagogical activities, including indoor, outdoor play, and field trips.

-Assisting children during daily routines, dress-up times to go outdoors, toileting, and nap time.

- Kitchen responsibilities include lunch serving and cleaning, snack preparation and cleaning, and informing about necessary supplies.

  • The Salary is based on the collective agreement for the private social services sector (TES).

Please send your motivation letter and CV to

If you have any questions, please contact Luz Elena Castro - Lähteenmäki at or 09 3540 3025