Social Science Professionals
Yhteiskunta-alan korkeakoulutetut ry
Social Science Professionals (Yhteiskunta-alan korkeakoulutetut ry) is a labour market organisation for employees, graduates and students in public or private sector or NGOs. The association is an affiliate of the Confederation of Unions for Professional and Managerial Staff in Finland (Akava). A typical training background for members is a university degree in political or social science, administration, humanities or pedagogics. Our membership already exceeds 12 000, and the number of members is rising steadily.
The association safeguards its members’ professional, financial, educational and social interests on the labour market. The association also aims to promote appreciation for the professions represented by its members and the professional identity of its members.
Some 40 per cent of the association’s members are employed by the state and universities, 20 per cent are employed by municipalities, and 40 per cent are employed by companies and other organisations in the private sector.
The association offers members a wide range of services and membership benefits:
Safeguarding of interests - working towards improving members’ salaries and terms of employment
- Employment relationship advice from lawyers and experts
- Versatile insurance policies
- Earnings-related unemployment allowance
- Research findings on the labour market
- Career management advice
- Seminars, training
- Travel and holiday benefits
If you have any questions about membership, please contact us by sending an e-mail email@example.com or by calling 010 231 0350.
If you need legal advice, please contact our lawyers firstname.lastname@example.org.