Leg. Physiotherapist to the Health and Medical Services Department
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Physiotherapist
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. WORK DUTIES Your duties include investigating and assessing the need for physiotherapy interventions. You work to improve or maintain the individual's abilities and compensate for any reduced functional ability. Your professional role includes prescribing and testing various aids. You spread knowledge about rehabilitative methods and approaches as well as supervise and train nursing staff in movement techniques and handling of aids. Within the health care department, we work with quality and development work in various areas. Your work areas will be within home health care/special housing/LSS and psychiatry within Kiruna municipality. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you who are a licensed physiotherapist/physiotherapist. As a person, you are positive and confident in yourself. You have a good ability to see the big picture and are good at structuring and organizing your work independently and efficiently. You enjoy working in teams and value good cooperation between other professional categories to contribute to and develop the business going forward. You are skilled in your approach and maintain a professional and respectful approach when dealing with users and employees. You have good digital competence and documentation skills. Previous experience from municipal healthcare is advantageous, but not a requirement. We attach great importance to personal suitability. Driving license is a requirement. OTHER Kiruna municipality offers fantastic benefits, i.a. free health care on agreed basis training facilities, flexible time agreements, and the possibility to rent cottages and apartments in The national border and Vassijaure. To work with us, you must share Kiruna Municipality's shared value base where respect, responsibility and cooperation are the watchwords. We offer a pleasant working environment and stimulating tasks and that you as an employee get a good balance between work and leisure. We have many different benefits such as free health care where you as an employee can train free of charge at various training facilities, we have cabins in the mountains that you can rent, we offer the opportunity to exchange wages for days off. 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. Kiruna municipality has made media for this recruitment and therefore refrains us from contacting advertising sellers or other sellers of recruitment services.
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! 

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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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