Educator/pedagogical supervisor for the teaching team
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Support pedagogue
Work model On location
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Business description
The disability department consists of activities for people with disabilities who need social support. Within the department there are various forms of accommodation, daily activities, short-term and leisure activities, personal assistance, companion service and replacement service. Within the Department for Disability, care and social care staff, unit managers, educators and administrators work. The teaching team consists of four pedagogues who collaborate with each other. The teaching team is directly under the head of department within the Department for Disabilities and functions as a support function for users and staff.

Job duties

You are placed in the educational team with a focus on the disability department's various accommodations with support for users and staff in the area. The tasks include preparing and developing pedagogical methods with the support of evidence-based knowledge, as well as monitoring research and new findings in the field. The work also includes documentation. You carry out cognitive and communicative assessments and produce aids aimed at increased participation and independence of the user. You supervise, train and support employees in their assignments and work based on plans and methods. You work closely with the head of unit, other educators, nurses, occupational therapists and physiotherapists, etc.

You must have a university/college education as an occupational therapist, in pedagogy preferably as a special education teacher or other education that the employer deems equivalent. Education and experience within LSS's field of activity is a plus. The work involves a great deal of independence and we are therefore looking for someone who can work independently and take responsibility, who can easily take initiative and can be flexible. We are looking for you who have a present and responsive approach and have good collaborative skills to work in a team because you collaborate with many actors. We want you to see opportunities and be open to new thinking. You must have the ability to motivate users and employees. It is important that you share our value base and value Diversity - Efficiency - Innovation and Attractiveness. As there are requirements for documentation in the position, you must have good computer skills and be able to express yourself verbally and in writing. 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.

Driving license requirements B.

As an employee of Gällivare municipality, you can take advantage of various benefits. Read more about these via link: Employee benefits | Gällivare municipality (

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

Working hours/Duration
Full-time with flexible working hours according to agreement, the position is permanent. Probationary employment may be applied.

Individual salary setting. feel free to submit a salary claim

Access: Access by agreement.

Application deadline: 2024-06-02

Head of department Mikael Bergdahl tel. 0970-918417

Union representatives

Sweden's Occupational Therapists;

Sweden's teachers:


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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 2024-06-02
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.