Become a tutor

Being a tutor is challenging but very rewarding. It requires teamwork skills, self-direction and time management.  Students of the first or second year can apply for tutor training. Those who want to become a tutor need to pass the tutor training. Only those students who complete the tutor training can operate officially as a tutor. It is possible to apply for tutor training only once a year.

APPLICATION PERIOD: 5. – 30.11.2018

Application form

INTERVIEW

ALL APPLICANTS ARE INVITED FOR AN GROUP INTERVIEW
  • 7.12.2018: The invitation is sent by e-mail to the applicants school e-maillatest
  • 14.1. – 1.2.2019: All group interviews are carried out between this time period
    (Exact time can be found in invitation)
  • It is not possible to change the given interview time (expect with very good reason)
  • Interview takes about30 - 45 min / group
  • Interviewers and decision makers are: representative of ROTKO, head tutor and a representative of Lapland UAS

SELECTION

  • tutors will be selected on the basis of the interview
  • those who participated in the interview get results of the selection by 8th of February 2019
  • Selected applicants get separate invitation to the tutor training by email.

TRAINING

PART 1, BASICS OF TUTORING

Main organizer: Student Union ROTKO

The first part of the training focuses on themes like:

  • tutor’s role and responsibilities
  • team work and social skills
  • grouping methods and challenging tutoring situations
  • being a tutor in Lapland UAS

IMPLEMENTATION: TRAINING CAMP (OVERNIGHT TRIP)

 

Training camp for Kemi and Tornio tutors (in Finnish)

Friday 22.2 –Saturday 23.2.2019

 

  • Tietojenkäsittely
  • Kuvataide
  • Liiketalous
  • Sairaanhoitaja-/ Terveydenhoitajakoulutus
  • Sosionomikoulutus
  • Sähkö- ja automaatiotekniikka
  • Konetekniikka

 

Training camp for Kemi, Tornio and Rovaniemi tutors of international degree programs
Saturday 23. – Sunday 24.2.2019

 

  • Business Information Technology (Tornio)
  • Nursing (Kemi)
  • International Business (Rovaniemi)
  • Tourism (Rovaniemi)

 

Training camp for Rovaniemi tutors (in Finnish)

Friday 15. – Saturday 16.3.2019

  • Liiketalous, tradenomi
  • Matkailu- ja palveluliiketoiminta, restonomi
  • Maanmittaustekniikka, insinööri
  • Rakennus- ja yhdyskuntatekniikka, insinööri
  • Tieto- ja viestintätekniikka, insinööri

Training camp for Rovaniemi tutors (in Finnish)

Saturday 16. – Sunday 17.3.2019

  • Liikunta ja vapaa-aika, liikunnanohjaaja
  • Fysioterapeuttikoulutus, fysioterapeutti
  • Sairaanhoitaja-/ Terveydenhoitajakoulutus
  • Maaseutuelinkeinot, agrologi
  • Metsätalous, metsätalousinsinööri

 PART 2, SPECIALIZATION STUDIES (Specialisation lessons)

Main organizers: Lapland UAS marketing/ Lapland UAS international affair office/ Lapland UAS sport team

Student selects and becomes familiar with at least one of a tutor's specific task by specialization lessons. Lessons are held on separate times so students can specialize to more than one specific task. The duration of contact teaching is about 2 lessons / specialization.

Special expertise options

  • International Tutoring
  • Marketing tutoring

Sports tutoring