- Kindergarden teacher, 1992, Helsinki
- Primary school teacher, 1999, University of Oulu
- Music teacher, 1999, University of Oulu.
Pauliina Pirhonen works as primary school and music teacher in
Arabia comprehensive school in Helsinki. In 2002 she developed a
new teaching method which was selected as the new pedagogy method
of the year. She has worked with children, young people and adults
and also taught music education at the University of Helsinki Department
of Teacher Education.