In the Koto-SIB program organized by Honkalampi foundation, the participants can work in a genuine work environment, where they can proceed to paid employment. During the program, the customers also participate in weekly group meetings with other participants involved in the program. In addition, the participants meet with their own work life coach who supports and assists the clients in finding a job. Each participant also has a Finnish language teacher during the program. In Joensuu, Koto-SIB tutors include Antti Räty and Anne-Mari Lemmetyinen. Anne-Mari is also responsible for teaching Finnish language. They jointly guide and support the participants to find employment and welcome everyone to join the Koto-SIB program in Joensuu.
What jobs does the program offer in Joensuu?
- Plastics and electronics manufacturing industry: e.g. assembly work
- Restaurant work
- Property maintenance
- Metal industry: e.g. welding etc. as well as assembly work for metal products
- Logistics and warehousingForest industry mill work: e.g. supervisory tasks on the saw assembly line