|Title of the project/ Program
|Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
|Age of target group
|Young immigrants (not specified)
|1. Video guides for young immigrants for taking care of their ability to work. The themes of the videos (5 pcs) are employment, orientation, adaptation in the work community, maintaining the ability to work at work and on spare time.
2. Tips for the workplace for supporting a multicultural youth
3. A group guidance model and a group instructor’s guide for supporting the ability to work of multicultural youths
|Why is your project considered good practice?
|Resourceful and versatile materials which offer material also for the employer, according to the perspective of two-way integration
|To support foreign-language and multicultural young adults in the attachment to professional and working life by taking care of their ability to work and study. The concrete aims of the project were to produce
|The information was collected by interviewing employed young immigrants, employers and work communities. In addition, good models of operation and practices from earlier immigrant projects were compiled. The models of operation were tested at workshops aimed at immigrant youths.
|Further young immigrants’ working ability. Promote tolerance and equality in working life. Improve young workers’ careers, health and other well-being.
|For further reading or information
|The material is available online (in Finnish):
Anne Salmi, anne.salmi(at)ttl.fi
tel. +35830 474 6013