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Where to find work?
TE Office (TE-toimisto) services
TE Office can assist you in finding work. The Espoo office is located in Leppävaara.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs and EmploymentUusimaa Employment and Economic Development Office, EspooLink redirects to another website
TE Office online services are available through their E-Services (Oma asiointi) website. You need online banking credentials to log in to the service.
Citizens of EU member countries, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland can register as job-seekers through the TE Office online service. Citizens of other countries must register in person at the TE Office. Please take along your ID card and residence permit.
The vacancies for the City of Espoo can be found on the city website.
Seure is an HR services company providing short-term jobs in the employment of the cities of Helsinki, Vantaa, Espoo and Kauniainen. The jobs are at schools, day-care centres and hospitals, for example.
Help with finding work
Omnia Skills Centre for Immigrants
Omnia Skills Centre can help you to find a job and suitable training. The service is meant for unemployed Espoo residents.
Espoo Competence Centre for Highly Educated Immigrants
Support for job hunting for international experts. The service is meant for unemployed Espoo residents.
Read more about applying for unemployment benefit on InfoFinland page Unemployment benefit.
Starting a business
If you would like to set up your own business, you can receive assistance from YritysEspoo. They can assist in business idea development or business planning. The services are free of charge.
The Business Espoo network can help if you want to start a business in Espoo, acquire training, recruit manpower, go international or find new contacts. The services are free of charge.
NewCo Yritys Helsinki offers personal business startup counselling, organises information events and provides entrepreneur coaching in many languages.
Entrepreneurs in Espoo can also get support from Espoon Yrittäjät ry. It is a lobbying organisation for entrepreneurs, offering its members training, co-operation and advice, for example.
Regional Organisation of Enterprises in EspooLobbying organisation for entrepreneursLink redirects to another website
Read more: Starting a business in Finland
Helsinki Metropolitan Area Tax Office is located in Helsinki (Kluuvi, Aleksanterinkatu 9).
Immigrants can also use the International House Helsinki service point. At the service point, experts from Kela and the Tax Administration provide guidance for immigrants coming to work in Finland in matters concerning taxation and social security.
Read more about taxation in Finland on InfoFinland page Taxation.