Support assistant for Granbacka's Gruppbostad
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Support assistant
Work model On location
Application due date 11 August 2024
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Business description

Department for disability is an area within social services that provides support and service to people with functional disabilities. The business is based on LSS (the Support and Service Act). Granbacka is a group home with interventions according to LSS and which is located in the central area of ​​Gällivare. Today, 4 users live there and 12 support assistants work there.

Job duties

The tasks are to support people with functional variations with individually adapted everyday support to create good living conditions. As a support assistant, you meet the individual needs of our users based on the implementation plans that are drawn up and based on the company's guidelines and objectives. The support assistant's role is to act based on each user's needs, conditions and interests to provide support and guidance to the user in order to develop the ability and opportunity for independence and participation in society. The position includes working independently, professionally and also in collaboration with other staff. You also have the task as contact person and this includes establishing and following up the work based on an implementation plan together with the user, other professions and representatives. The assignment also includes certain administrative duties such as documentation, ordering goods, etc. The position is currently located at Granbacka.


You have nursing education or other education that the employer deems equivalent. Knowledge and experience in the field of disability, developmental disabilities, autism, psychiatry or of methodology adapted for people with functional variations is an advantage. You must be able to express yourself well orally and in writing in the Swedish language and also be able to document according to current legislation. As a person, you are safe and secure in your role and have a good ability to act in a professional manner in all situations that arise. In the business, physical activities occur together with users, and you must therefore have a basic physical ability and an interest in planning and carrying out activities. 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.


Excerpts from the charge register are required. Interviews may take place on an ongoing basis.

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

Working hours/Duration

Permanent, 100%, Probationary employment can be applied


We apply individual salary setting. Please state a salary claim in the application.


Access: By agreement

Application deadline: 2024-08-11


Unit manager Ulrika Johansson, Tel: 0970-81 87 35

Union representatives


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