Sociologist for the Family Court, Assistance Unit
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Sociologist
Work model On location
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Business description Do you want to be part of something exciting, educational and at the same time create a safe environment for children and young people, families and for individuals in society? 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 is divided into two operational parts of the exercise of authority within the social administration, each operation has a head of operations, one for the group of children and young people and one for the adult group, in addition there is a coordinator within each operation. The activities for children and young people consist of social workers who investigate children and young people, as well as family law, outpatient care, LSS and family counselling. Job duties The duties consist of both exercising authority/handling within individual and family care directed at family law. You will work with advice and support, collaborative discussions and exercise of authority in the form of investigations and information in custody/housing/visitation issues and paternity. In addition to this, family law also works with resource investigations such as family homes/contact families and contact persons, as well as contacts/guidance with family homes. The work includes collaboration with other colleagues within our business as well as collaboration with other partners. The position includes standby duty. Qualifications We are looking for you who have a degree in sociology. As a sociologist, you must have good knowledge of current legislation. You are comfortable working independently, but must also be a team player. You have good communication skills, a humanistic view of people and a professional approach that shows your respect and empathy for the people you meet at work. As a person, you are curious, engaged, creative and solution-oriented. You can easily express yourself in speech and writing and have a strong drive of your own, being able to create structure in your work is a must. You must be service-oriented and have a flexible attitude as the work may involve urgent decisions. You need to be able to maintain good relationships, be confident in yourself and have the ability to set boundaries. Requirements for driving license B 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. Miscellaneous Gällivare municipality wants to be an attractive employer and we have various staff benefits such as wellness hours, free baths and the possibility of strength training/group training sessions or day passes at Dundret. The aid unit has reduced working hours, with 2.5 hours shorter working time per week in case of full-time work. We invest in close leadership, coordinators for supervision, in addition to the fact that you are offered external supervision together with other colleagues. You will also be offered participation in the Professional Journey, which is a national competence supply for social services, where you start with children and young people, as well as family home work. Working hours/Duration Full time until further notice. Probationary employment may be applied. Salary We apply individual salary setting. Access According to the agreement A warm welcome with your application! Disclosures Tel Operations manager Thomas Strand 0970–818 312 Union representatives Vision Application With your application, we want you to include a CV and a personal letter. Original documents are provided on request. Application deadline 2024-02-18 Recruitment takes place continuously and the position may be filled before the application deadline We have chosen our recruitment channels and do not wish for any recruitment assistance.
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 2024-05-31
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.