Jobs and Careers


Eco tourism in Norway

24.03.2011 | Norway’s fjords are long and narrow inlets carved throughout its western valleys. The gorgeous scenery alongside the thousands of fjords in Norway include untouched nature, green hillsides, mountains, glaciers, waterfalls, rivers, extensive wildlife and lakes. As perfect as the fjords are for quiet kayaking or relaxing boat tours they are equally as perfect for some of the greatest adventure tours in Scandinavia.

Contact Making Seminar “East West Included” is for YOU!

20.04.2011 | Do you want to create a new partnership with organisations from the Youth in Action Programme Countries (i.e., EU, Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein, Turkey, Croatia, Switzerland) and Eastern Europe and Caucasus (i.e., Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine)? If the answers are YES, then the Contact Making Seminar "East West Included" is for YOU!

Oil spills

28.03.2011 | Oil spills happen when people make mistakes or are careless and cause an oil tanker to leak oil into the ocean. There are a few more ways an oil spill can occur. Equipment breaking down may cause an oil spill. If the equipment breaks down, the tanker may get stuck on shallow land. When they start to drive the tanker again, they can put a hole in the tanker causing it to leak oil.

How to Use a Geiger Counter

31.03.2011 | The Geiger counter's sensor is a central metal wire anode surrounded by a thin metal cathode tube filled with neon, argon and a halogen gas that detects radiation by how much the gas inside the tube is ionized

RNB – New Russian Youth Network in the Northern Europe and the Baltic

16.04.2011 | In Riga, at the end of November 2010, there was a significant event for the entire Russian-speaking youth of Nordic and Baltic countries and that was RusNord 2010 conference, which resulted in the unification of 25 youth organizations and the creation of an international alliance of youth organizations: RusNordBalt (RNB).

Jobs and Careers

People go to work usually for the money, ie salary. An important theme is also the joy of work and the colleagues. The society’s interest is working citizens. Тhere is always a leader, an employer, who is engaged in acquainting the new employee with his labor tasks. The  labor law guarantees the right of employees in its labor relations, the worker must observe job contracts.  Each show his skills at their workplace and makes his contribution to the work, which is important for achieving good results.
The first job is rarely the place of dreams. There are various ways to get a dream job. It is necessary for some responsible and interesting job positions to reach the age of 18 as well as to get education in this field.  Education gives possibilities of job choice. A little experience also brings benefits in search of  work. Youth Centre «Kompassi» is not a mediator in getting jobs, but we give general information and personal advice on place, such as writing an application to work, as an information and consultation center.

Contact information and external links:


Different ways to build a  career and get a profession

When school is finished

Website about the choice of profession

Website of Ministry of Labour. Employment agency

Vacancies, job offers