FØNIX is the largest company within the vocational rehabilitation market in Norway. Our main office is located in Sandefjord, Norway, supporting 11 regional offices in the county of Vestfold. FØNIX has approx. 200 employees – mostly certified trainers and instructors / teachers.
FØNIX are a NGO and organized as a limited company (AS), but act as a non-profit organization through our formal approval as supplier to the Norwegian Labor and Welfare Service (NAV).
FØNIX is owned by the municipality of Sandefjord, and serves an important role for the community and public authorities regarding vocational rehabilitation.
At any time during the year, this service includes approximately 2.000 learners / jobseekers and approximately 300 migrants / language learners.
In 2018 more than 1.200 people got a job through FØNIX.
FØNIX base their service provision on each persons' individual need for assistance, regarding their work capacity. We coaches each individual towards ordinary employment through qualification and job training.
Individual Placement and Support (IPS) is a benchmark methodology, applied for the group of jobseekers in need of an extensive follow up in the open labor market.