The Trade Union of Education in Finland, OAJ

Teachers shape futures

Teachers play a huge role in the lives of many people. They educate the professionals, experts and problem-solvers in every field – the people building a better future, the voters and the taxpayers. Read the letter to Finland which has already been signed by thousands of teachers!

Teachers shape futures


Join the union!

As OAJ’s member you receive the most important benefit: advocacy. To join the union, you must work as an employee in the education, training or research sector. The union fee is determined based on your gross earnings, and it is tax deductible.

Join OAJ

Membership benefits

As OAJ’s member, you will receive many benefits in addition to representation – both in your work and your free time.

Membership benefits

Your working conditions are under negotiations

OAJ is conducts negotiations on employment conditions concerning all teachers, such as salaries and working hours.

OAJ negotiates

OAJ app puts OAJ in your pocket!

In the OAJ application you will find important OAJ services on your own mobile phone.

OAJ app and membership card