Opetusalan Ammattijärjestö

Annual holidays

The holidays of kindergarten teachers, principals and education experts are determined according to the Annual Holidays Act. Further provisions can be found in the sector’s collective agreements. Of the other staff in the education sector, only some fall within the scope of the Annual Holidays Act.

The following, among others, are entitled to annual holidays:
  • kindergarten teachers, day-care centre directors and special needs kindergarten teachers
  • principals and holders of a vice-principal position
  • education experts
  • teachers at vocational adult education centres
  • some upper secondary level vocational teachers