NO job shadowing because of Pandemic Covid19
AT THE CURRENT PANDEMIC SITUATION WE OFFER NO JOB SHADOWING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCHOOL STAFF, SORRY.
We are an adult education centre , Folk high school ( Volkhochschule, Folkhögskolan) with 460 young and adult students in the city center of Jyväskylä (120 000 inhabitants ) in Central Finland about 270 km to the north from Helsinki. Our students are 17-60 years old. We have no students under 17 years old. We offer and prefer job shadowing visitors mainly among adult education teachers and staff whose organisations are similar to ours. We are interested to have mutual cooperation and visit foreign schools, as well. The job shadowing will include a school assistant´s and a class room helper´ s tasks. Our school has various one-school-year study programmes , eg. vocational education in humanities, free oriented non-formal education ( music, theatre, graphic design etc.) and basic skills and integration studies for immigrants. The school was founded in 1942 and is owned by a foundation and has a staff of total 60 people including 30 qualified teachers. The modern facilities include, besides classrooms and a restaurant, good hostel-type dormitory flats and a sauna and free wifi in our campus area. The school has a long experience with Erasmus+ projects and other international networks. See our website on www.jko.fi and our city on www.visitjyvaskyla.fi . See Facebook and Instagram site on