Guidance Service available every weekday

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General guidance with employment and business issues on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. You also have the opportunity to meet our pop up advisors without an appointment according to the schedule.

Customer service hours via telephone 08 558 558 10 available on weekdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. On the eve of bank holidays, we serve until 3 pm.

We offer job seekers early stage support, advising and guidance with both employment and business issues. Together with our advisor, you can search for the services that suit you the best and get support in matters concerning employment and training.

Advisors from BusinessOulu business services provide counselling for changes of ownership and starting and growing companies with e.g. financial planning or internationalisation

Remote guidance with employment and business issues

You can find more specific information about the available services and their descriptions in the appointment calendar.

Services without appointment

International House Oulu gathers different guidance services under the same roof. Services are targeted for international newcomers and immigrants, and also companies planning to recruit international people. Open on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Digi-skills for job search. Help with digital job search and job applications available on Monday to Friday at 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Immigration services in Oulu. Guidance without an appointment Monday to Thursday at 9 a.m to 10 a.m.

OSKE offers employment counselling for non-Finnish speakers. Monday to Friday at 9 a.m. to noon.

General counselling for Ukrainians Monday to Thursday 9 – 11 a.m. On break until 22.4.2024.

Multicultural Centre Villa Victor at BusinessAsema on every months last Monday at 9 – 11 a.m. (25.3., 29.4. and 27.5.)

BusinessOulu’s consulting on financial and business development planning for start-ups and growing companies. Tuesdays 9 – 11 a.m.

Meet advisors from Uusyrityskeskus Business services Tuesdays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Housing couselling. Twice a month (on even weeks) on Tuesdays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

SIMHE (Supporting Immigrants in Higher Education in Finland) Oamk – personal guidance related to study opportunities for immigrants interested in higher education studies. Wednesdays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

OSAO Ovi Admissions Services Wednesdays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Kohtaantoa project (Nuorten ystävät) offers career counselling for jobseekers and recruitment assistance for employers. Available on Wednesdays noon to 3.00 p.m.

Business Mentors Thursdays 8 – 9 a.m.

Pohde – Social services to support immigration. Thursdays 9 a.m – 12 noon.

Finance counselling Twice a month (on even weeks) on Thursdays 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.: You can also get advice by calling. Tel.  040 191 7225 or email

Startup Refugees twice a month (on uneven weeks) on Thursdays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

Kela’s service guidance Fridays 12 noon – 3 p.m.

EXCEPTION: 12.4 closed

Finnish Immigration Services – employee will be available to answer general permit-related questions every other Friday (uneven weeks) at 12.00–15.00.

Oulun osaamiskeskus OSKE:n yleisneuvontaa ukrainalaisille

Консультація OSKE з питань працевлаштування працює з 9 до 11 ранку в BusinessAsema за адресою Hallituskatu 36B.

Консультація OSKE – це безкоштовна послуга для іммігрантів що проживають в Оулу, які мають запитання щодо роботи чи навчання.
Ви шукаєте роботу і потребуєте допомоги? Ми допоможемо вам у пошуку роботи. Ви можете отримати індивідуальну підтримку та допомогу в наступних питаннях, наприклад:

  • пошук роботи
  • пошук пробної роботи
  • оформлення заявки на роботу
  • укладення договору пробної роботи
  • подання заявки на навчання
  • навчання на робочому місці
  • підготовка CV.

Ми адаптуємо наші послуги відповідно до ваших побажань і потреб.

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