Family home secretary to the IFO Authority and Administration
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Family Home Secretary
Work model On location
Are you the one?
In Kiruna, you can experience everything from a magnificent mountain world to an exciting cultural life, from the midnight sun to the northern lights, from snow-filled winters to light-filled summers. Kiruna municipality is Sweden's northernmost city to which we are now moving. Kiruna is thus in an exciting situation and there is great faith in the future. Our employees are our most important resource and we are looking for you who want to be involved and contribute to Kiruna municipality's operations maintaining a high quality with the residents in focus. We are each other's work environment and we strive for a climate that is characterized by our value base RASK where respect, responsibility and cooperation in Kiruna municipality are the watchwords. The social administration's mission is to meet people's need for security. The administration must work to ensure that the municipality's residents receive social care in various forms and with a special responsibility to look after the needs and interests of vulnerable groups. We constantly work for good quality that benefits the user of our efforts. At IFO-Myndighet og Administration you will find the Child and Family Group, the Adult Group, the Investigation Unit and the Administrative Unit. The Social Services IFO Authority and Administration addresses those who need information, advice, support and help regarding social issues concerning children and young people and their parents, adults with addictions, livelihood support, assistance issues, etc. Our family home secretaries have chosen to move to new assignments within IFO MYA, so we are now looking for two family home secretaries. WORK DUTIES As a family home secretary, you investigate private individuals who want to become a family home, contact family or contact person. You also carry out adoption investigations. You will work with the recruitment of contractors and give advice, support and guidance to them. The work means that you collaborate with, among other things, the Children's and Family Group and the Adult Group. Documentation forms an important part of the work. The main task of the family home secretaries is so-called consent investigations for family homes and in case of adoption. The family home secretaries also work with the recruitment of family homes, supervision and follow-ups for the families who have taken a child into their home. You will collaborate with the other groups within IFO MyA, other authorities and organizations. The work also includes a certain amount of preventive work. Travel is included in the work. You also receive external supervision. QUALIFICATIONS The work requires a degree in sociology or other education which, together with work experience, is deemed equivalent by the employer. Experience of similar work is advantageous. A holistic view and the ability to make parts work together are important qualities, as are commitment and a willingness to develop. Great emphasis is placed on personal suitability. OTHER We offer a pleasant working environment and stimulating tasks. To work with us, you must share Kiruna municipality's shared value base RASK, where respect, responsibility and cooperation in Kiruna municipality are the watchwords. We have many different benefits, where you as an employee can train free of charge at various training facilities up to SEK 5,000/year, we have cabins in the mountains that you can rent, we offer the possibility of switching wages to days off, the possibility of exchanging holiday allowances for days off . You can adapt your working hours through flextime or annual working hours, which makes it more beneficial to get to the puzzle of life and free time. There is a partial possibility to work from home, when it works for the business We strive for equal gender distribution and see diversity as a strength, we welcome employees with different backgrounds and work to ensure that our workplaces are accessible to everyone. Kiruna Municipality sees full-time as a right, part-time as an opportunity. It is advantageous if you have knowledge of Finnish, Sami and/or Meänkieli, as the municipality of Kiruna is an administrative area for these languages. When recruiting social workers, there is the opportunity to take part in a recruitment benefit consisting partly of a bonus but also of help to support obtaining cheap accommodation. We will tell you more about this during the employment interview. Interviews may take place continuously during the application period. The municipality of Kiruna has made media for this recruitment and therefore prohibits us from contacting advertising sellers or other sellers of recruitment services. A warm welcome with your application!
Why you should work with us!

Explore one of the most fascinating cities in Europe, at the edge of Sweden's Arctic Circle. In Kiruna, global industry leaders in mining, space, and green technology are pushing the boundaries of what is possible for a fossil free future. Explore diverse career opportunities in Kiruna, where innovation just happens to be surrounded by some of the most beautiful nature in world. Help save the planet durning the day, while escaping into Sweden's breathtaking arctic wonderland on your time off! 

Application due date 2024-04-24
About the employer
Explore one of the most fascinating cities in Europe, at the edge of Sweden's Arctic Circle. In Kiruna, global industry leaders in mining, space, and green technology are pushing the boundaries of what is possible for a fossil free future. Explore diverse career opportunities in Kiruna, where innovation just happens to be surrounded by some of the most beautiful nature in world. Help save the planet durning the day, while escaping into Sweden's breathtaking arctic wonderland on your time off!
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