Kevin Marples is originally from the UK and moved to Finland in 2022. Kevin has been working as an intern at International House, Oulu as part of his Integration Training Course.
Kevin Marples is a proofreader and digital content editor by profession and he has been using these skills to help produce English language content for the International House Oulu and Business Oulu websites; he has proofread new English language content for his colleagues and has translated existing Finnish language content into English.
This has been a great opportunity for Kevin to network and to gain work experience in Finland in his chosen field.
Kevin said, ‘This has been a great experience. I would like to thank all the team at International House for offering me this opportunity and for all their support during my internship.’
’I think I have been able to use my existing professional skills to contribute to the great work the International House does. In addition, I have learnt new skills and been able to practise my Finnish in a friendly and positive environment.’