Support for job-hunting
Are you unemployed? First of all, you should familiarize yourself with TE Office's website. Vantaa TE office is situated in Tikkurila, beside the train station, address: Vernissakatu 8 C. You can visit the office on weekdays—no appointment required—and use the customer terminals for job-hunting.
If you need help in job searching, you can make an appointment with a City of Vantaa career coach.
Career coach Antoan Mpaka, tel. 040 834 2866
Career coach Anniina Sommarhem, tel. 050 318 0920
Working in Finland
Koutsi (address: Tuupakantie 4) offers immigrants a 3-month work trail, which will take place after they have completed their integration training. After the work trail period, we will arrange career coaching for our customers.
TE Office's services for immigrants
Employment and Economic Development Office's (TE Office's) services for immigrants. TE Office will offer you various services—for example, employment service and Finnish-language training—to help you find a job. In addition, TE Office arranges many courses and information events to make job-hunting easier for you.
Guidance on social security and taxes
In To Finland is a shared service point of the Social Insurance Institution of Finland (Kela) and the Tax Administration that is intended for foreign nationals working in Finland. The employees at the service point in Kamppi, Helsinki, have good skills in several languages, which increases their ability to provide advice on social security and taxation. At the service point, you can, for example, apply for a tax card and the worker-specific tax number required in the construction industry. In addition, people coming to work in Finland temporarily can also obtain a Finnish personal identification number at the same time, without visiting the local register office.