Special teacher/Special pedagogue for Älvåkraskolan
Älvsbyn, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Special education teacher
Work model On location
Are you the one?
Working in a smaller municipality means that you get the chance to try new things, that you get to feel responsibility and confidence in your professional role and that you develop in your work. To develop by gaining an insight and being involved in the entire process means that you grow as an employee. We also believe that both feeling and taking responsibility are important for development. It also provides very valuable experience in the future working life. In Älvsbyn municipality, we help each other and work together to achieve good results. We look forward to your application with us!In Älvsbyn, we care about the younger generation of citizens and their education. Here we collaborate from small to large, from preschool to adult education to give everyone the conditions to be able to, want to and dare to realize their dreams! Children's and pupils' education must be characterized by participation, variety, recognition and faith in the future. Now you have the opportunity to join and be part of the school in Älvsbyn municipality where we focus on knowledge and good relationships. Where the business is based on science and proven experience. Where everyone must be given the same conditions in an equal activity. You will have the opportunity to be part of a learning organization where creativity, influence and collaboration permeate lifelong learning, today and in the future. Älvåkraskolan is a primary school with students in grades 7-9 and an adapted primary school with students in grades 7-9. In total, there are approximately 250 students at the school. The school is centrally located with a sports hall, ice rink, swimming hall, sports field and green areas. Job duties As a special teacher or special educator, you work to promote the students' learning environments, both pedagogically and physically. You work in close collaboration with the entire school's staff, students and guardians. You are part of the school's student health team and work with observations and supervision of teaching teachers. You carry out surveys and investigations regarding special support as well as plan, implement and revise teaching regarding special support. As a special education teacher or special education teacher, your task is to motivate and give every student the opportunity to develop successfully. You actively contribute to the entire development of the school and take responsibility for the students reaching as far as possible in their knowledge development. Qualifications You have a teaching license with authorization to teach one or some of the core subjects Swedish or English in the later years of primary school. You are a qualified special education teacher or special pedagogue with experience of working with students in the later years of primary school. You have knowledge of and experience in working with extra adaptations and special support. You have good written skills and are used to working with educational mapping and investigations regarding special support. You have an extraordinary level of commitment and are easily adaptable depending on the needs of the school and the students. You are a clear leader who creates security and is a role model for your students. You teach in an inspiring way and get involved in the students and in their learning. We are looking for teachers who are skilled leaders, who are creative and flexible. You understand the importance of creating good relationships with young people, have a low-affective approach that is imbued with a trust in the students you meet, and you make the students involved in learning. You are prepared to, together with colleagues, reflect on your and others' approach and treatment. Good insight into the school's mission and knowledge of current regulations is a prerequisite. Great emphasis is placed on personal suitability. The position is a full-time permanent position with entry on 13 August 2024. We apply trial employment for new recruitment. Extracts from the police criminal record are required. The recruitment assumes that the necessary decisions are made. Last application date 2024-06-09 Continuous intake will take place and the position may be filled before the application period expires. Salary The salary is individual, enter the salary claim. Generally Employment conditions according to agreement. The municipality strives for an even distribution between women and men and increased diversity in all professional areas. Prior to the recruitment work, Älvsbyn municipality has taken a position on recruitment channels and marketing. We therefore strictly avoid contact with media sellers, recruitment sites and the like. Älvsbyn is the pearl of Norrbotten. In our municipality, around 8,000 people get the opportunity to work, live and live close to nature. We are proud of the schools for the younger ones and the care of the older ones. Many are involved in association life and that makes our municipality alive and viable.
Why you should work with us!

Closeness and proximity are keywords in Älvsbyn. Whether it be to flora and fauna, between people and events, or coastal waters and mountain ranges. Although a small town, Älvsbyn boasts of attractions like Storforsen – the largest unregulated rapids in Europe, and Kanisbacken, a ski resort within walking distance from the town center. 

Älvsbyn is also a place for entrepreneurs and pioneers, as it is home to Europe's largest test area over land for verification and validation of military systems and Polarbröd, Sweden’s third-largest producer of bread (which also happens to be run completely on renewable energy!). 

Application due date 2024-06-09
About the employer
Closeness and proximity are keywords in Älvsbyn. Whether it be to flora and fauna, between people and events, or coastal waters and mountain ranges. Although a small town, Älvsbyn boasts of attractions like Storforsen – the largest unregulated rapids in Europe, and Kanisbacken, a ski resort within walking distance from the town center.
www.alvsbyn.se