Presentation on theme: "Career Orientation and Traineeships at The Faculty of Social Sciences 30.8.2013 Elina Tuusa"— Presentation transcript:
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto Career Orientation and Traineeships at The Faculty of Social Sciences 30.8.2013 Elina Tuusa Valtfirstname.lastname@example.orgValtemail@example.com / 09-191 24809 http://www.helsinki.fi/socialsciences/studying/employment/index.html 30.8.2013 Faculty of Social Sciences / Elina Tuusa 1
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto Traineeships are part of the career orientation studies for masters degree students University funded traineeships (Finland and abroad) International Traineeships: Erasmus grants, CIMO traineeships Independent traineeships (anywhere, costs covered by employer) Career Orientation Course: Career Planning for Social Scientists, 2 study points, 31st October - 5 th December 30.8.2013 2Faculty of Social Sciences / Elina Tuusa Career Orientation for Masters Degree Students
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto University funded traineeship = financial support for 2 months of practical training More than 100 students are selected (by lottery) every year Application period for traineeships in 2014: 9 Nov – 10 Dec 2013 Selected students will be notified in December 2013 Students themselves must find their traineeship placements, which must then be approved by the office of ones major subject (disciplines traineeship contact person). 2 contracts are made: between the employer and the Faculty Between the student and the employer For the students selected, the University will reimburse employees for a set traineeship salary for two months (salary, year 2013: 1134 euros per month) The funding is tied to the year 2014 and traineeships agreements must be made by 30 April 2014 More information and the application form to be found in Flamma 30.8.2013 3Faculty of Social Sciences / Elina Tuusa University Funded Traineeships
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto The course consists of 6 career planning workshops (2 study points) The aim of the course is to develop students career planning and job hunting skills and to increase their employability by focusing on developing students self- assessment skills and knowledge of Finnish labour market practices. 31st October - 5th December, Thursdays 14-17 pm Registration for the course starts 14.10.2013 For more information and registration: https://oodi- www.it.helsinki.fi/hy/opintjakstied.jsp?html=1&Kieli=6&Tunni ste=790672 https://oodi- www.it.helsinki.fi/hy/opintjakstied.jsp?html=1&Kieli=6&Tunni ste=790672 30.8.20134Faculty of Social Sciences / Elina Tuusa Career Planning for Social Scientists -course
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto 31.10. 14-17 Self-assessment skills, Course outline and instructions 7.11. 14-17 Finnish Labour Market Practices and Employment Opportunities for Social Scientists 14.11. 14-16 Career perspectives, Career stories and job opportunities introduced by guest speakers. Speakers include alumni and employer representatives. Panel discussion. 21.11. 14-17 Doctoral Studies and Academic Careers in Finland 28.11. 14-17 Job Hunting Skills: Application documents and the Interview Process 5.12. 14-17 Reflection and Feedback All students conduct an alumni interview and write a course essay 30.8.20135Faculty of Social Sciences/ Elina Tuusa Course outline
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto The University of Helsinki Career Services offer training, guidance and events to support job seeking and employment. The University of Helsinki Career Services Career Services is open Mon-Thu 1-3pm at the Student Services office in the University Main Building (Fabianinkatu 33, ground floor). For more information: http://www.helsinki.fi/urapalvelut/english/ http://www.helsinki.fi/urapalvelut/english/ 30.8.20136Faculty of Social Sciences / Elina Tuusa Career Services at the University of Helsinki
www.helsinki.fi/yliopisto For more Information: Faculty of Social Sciences, Planning Officer in charge of employment affairs: Elina Tuusa, email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 09 191 24809 or 0400 660 email@example.com Office hours: Tuesdays 1-3 p. or by appointment, room 1105, Unioninkatu 37 30.8.2013 7Faculty of Social Sciences /Elina Tuusa Thank You and Good Luck with Your Studies !