Specialist of Guidance and Tutoring

Student Union of Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, METKA is looking for a new employee, Specialist of Guidance and Tutoring.

As a Specialist of Guidance and Tutoring you will be responsible of the coordination and developing of peer tutoring and exchange tutoring. It includes training the new tutors and coordinating events with other people in the tutoring sector. You will be in a key role on creating the University student culture in Metropolia.

We expect readiness to work as a harassment contact person. Existing training for a harassment contact person will be looked as an advantage. We will provide you training if needed. You will have to react to any form of harassment seriously and want to help students that have encountered harassment as a neutral party.

Have you always wanted to influence how students are viewed? This is a good opportunity to influence the equality of students. You will also be influencing with other employees in students wellbeing.

From the applicant we require suitable University studies. We appreciate experience or work experience in association field, organisation abilities, social skills and creative ability in developing student councils tutoring into the new direction with new ideas.

We require excellent Finnish in speaking and writing, as well as fluent English.

METKA offers the employee relaxed, flexible and surprising working environment. You will also get an excellent opportunity to experience University culture from within.

The salary and terms of employment for the Specialist of Counseling and Tutoring are determined by the Collective agreement of the Student Union employees at Universities.

Free-form applications with CVs in Finnish are requested to be emailed to rekry(a)metkaweb.fi by May 2nd 2019 under the heading Ohjauksen ja Tutoroinnin asiantuntija. The interviews will take place during week 19.

The first introductory days are on May 20th to 24th and May 27th to 29th 2019. The conract will begin either on week 32 or 32.

The place will be filled when the appropriate applicant is found.

Additional Information:

Executive Director Pekka Petäkoski tel. +358 50 3555 199 / pekka.petakoski (a) metkaweb.fi

Chairperson of the Student Board Linda Lindgren tel. +358 50 355 5300 / linda.lindgren (a) metkaweb.fi

Best hours to reach us by phone are from 9AM to 5PM on weekdays.

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