Want to work at Young Star Kindergarten?

  • Currently we have job opening. 

    (If we have no openings feel free to send an email with an open application to office@youngstar.fi)

    About the current opening (August 2017):


    Please write a cover letter (with your CV)

    to office@youngstar.fi if you think you are qualified for the criteria.

    We will contact you shortly! Thank you in advance.

    If you need additional information you can contact Paul (Kindergarten manager)

    • Tel. 050 33 88 510



  • General information


    Kindergarten Teacher


    Kindergarten teacher qualification (recognized by the Finnish Board of Education) *

    Experience in teaching preschool is an advantage (not obligatory)

    Position starts:

    Beginning of August 2017


    2017/2018 (Option to continue after 2018)


    Competitive, based on Collective Labour Agreement (Työehtosopimus)


    Bachelor of Social Services with a 60cr Early Child Education Specialisation

    Finnish title: Sosionomi (AMK) JA 60op varhaiskasvatus-erikoistuminen


    Bachelor of Pedagogy (Day Care teacher education)


    Finnish title: Kasvatustieteen kandidaatin tutkinto (lastentarhanopettajan koulutus)


    Masters of Pedagogy (Day Care teacher education)


    Finnish title: Kasvatustieteen maisterintutkinto


  • What we want and job description

    We want you to:

    Be energetic and ambitious 

    Be loving and caring

    Have the ability to be diverse and flexible when needed

    Be able to work in a small work environment

    What you will be doing (among other):

    Be in charge of our Preschool program

    Plan, prepare and execute lessons 

    Lead and/or supervise activities 

    Evaluate, analyse and report on children’s development

  • What you get from us

    A warm and home-like work environment

    Our small work environment will give you independence like few other places can

    You can develop your way of teaching while still getting all the support you need to do what you love to do

     Guidance and materials from an extremely experienced staff

    We have decades of combined experience in early childhood education and pedagogy 

    Ready lesson plans, materials and pedagogical strategies

    Advice and support

    Amazing staff

    It is really easy to get along with our young and energetic staff

    We are supportive, caring and sometimes a bit goofy too 

    Work-time goes by fast in the company of our staff

    Work benefits

    Work in a cozy atmosphere, a home-like work environment

    Work with small groups

    Ability to be involved in developing the curriculum 

    A close relationship with each child and their parents

    Competitive salary and other benefits

    The ability to work with other social institutions (library, playground,  home for the elderly etc.)


  • Contact information


    • office@youngstar.fi


    • (09) 328 01 01 (Kindergarden landline)
    • 050 33 88 510 (Manager mobile)


    • Leikosaarentie 24 (lt3) , 00980 Helsinki