Coordinator for the adult group, the aid unit
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Sociologist
Work model On location
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Business description
Do you want exciting, educational and developing work? We can offer you a varied and challenging job with good development opportunities and the opportunity to supplement your knowledge. In Gällivare municipality, we have a unit with all the exercise of authority in the areas of social services. The aid unit's organization consists of an activity with two activity managers, one for the group of children and young people and one for the group of adults, in addition we have a coordinator within each group. Cooperation is one of the key words in social administration. It is important that all agencies contribute and work for good cooperation both within their own unit and within all of the social administration's activities. The unit for adults consists of social workers who investigate abuse, social support, intimate partner violence and employment/self-sufficiency. We also handle financial assistance and care for the elderly. Outpatient care for adult addiction belongs to the unit for adults.

Now we are looking for a sociologist who wants to work as a coordinator for all the exercise of authority within the adult group.

Job duties

The coordinator's tasks will be to support the social secretaries and case managers in their daily work. The purpose of the position is to secure and maintain legal certainty within the exercise of authority. The work as a coordinator means, among other things, keeping up-to-date on current legal practice and that case managers/social secretaries work in agreement with guidelines and legislation. support and follow up on ongoing cases. Assist case managers in home visits and urgent matters/situations where there is a need Identify necessary development areas internally and thus also collaborate internally and externally within the work area. The work will take place in a close relationship with the employees within the unit, operational managers within the Aid Unit and the coordinator for the children and youth group. This is a position where you will thrive if you like work in constant change, at a fast pace and great variety in tasks. The service includes preparedness.

We are looking for you who have a degree in sociology. You need to have good knowledge of IBIC and current legislation in SoL and LVM. It is also desirable that you have worked with coaching case supervision and work with adults in vulnerable situations. You are not afraid of challenges and have a great interest in social work and want to be involved in developing the business. You must be able to express yourself well in speech and writing, good computer skills and be passionate about collaboration. Important qualities for the position are that you are calm and stable in stressful situations and that you are skilled at planning and prioritizing. You are a person who appreciates cooperation, participation and being involved in the important work for municipal residents in Gällivare municipality. Great emphasis is placed on personal suitability.

Within the framework of the National Minority Languages ​​Act, Gällivare municipality is the administrative municipality for Sami, Meänkieli and Finnish. Knowledge of one of these languages ​​is meritorious when applying for employment in Gällivare municipality.

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With your application, we want you to include a CV and a personal letter. Original documents are provided on request.

Interviews may take place on an ongoing basis.

Working hours/Duration
Full time until further notice. Probationary employment may be applied.

We apply individual salary setting.

Access : By agreement .

Application deadline: 2024-06-04

Business manager Lena Olsson 0970–818 392

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Why you should work with us!

Preschool, elderly care, building permits, garbage collection, water, drainage, and snow removal. The list of our work services goes on to make our residents' everyday lives run smoothly. However, we are not stopping there. We are in the middle of a unique social transformation and are at the center of the global green transition of the mining industry. This green revolution requires significantly more from us than many other municipalities. We go the extra mile, we take the extra call, we collaborate, and we find solutions. We do so because it is our only option. Our location and our conditions have raised us in a spirit where we always had to put in a little more effort.

As an employee with us, you get the best combination of both security and excitement. As a public actor, we are a secure employer, but in contrast to that, we also face a historical societal transformation where we will accomplish impossible feats in record time. This means that careers with us will take you on an incredible journey that requires both power and courage.

Application due date 2024-06-04
About the employer
As an employee with us, you get the best combination of security and excitement. As a public actor, we are a secure employer. In contrast to that, we also face a historical societal transformation where we will accomplish almost impossible things in record time. This means that you get to participate in a breathtaking journey that requires both power and courage.