Leg. psychologist for central child and student health
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Psychologist
Work model On location
Application due date 15 August 2024
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. Kiruna municipality has a total of 12 primary schools, geographically spread over the municipality. The primary school's task is to provide students with knowledge and values ​​and to develop the students' ability to acquire these. We prepare our students for active life choices in the future. WORK DUTIES The psychologists contribute to the work of student health by bringing psychological competence to Kiruna's schools. The work tasks primarily include promotion and prevention of student health work such as consultation, supervision, continuing education for school staff and student health teams. The psychologists' tasks also include making assessments and investigations, if necessary, as a support in students' development towards the goals of the education. You will be part of the psychologist group, which consists of two licensed psychologists. You will collaborate with the schools' principals, who are ultimately responsible for each school's student health work. You will also work closely with the schools' special educators. The work also involves collaboration with, among others, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Rehabilitation and Social Services. QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for you who is a licensed psychologist. We would like you to have experience in consultative work and/or work with children and young people. Experience of student health work is meritorious. We attach great importance to personal suitability and a good ability to create and maintain trusting relationships. You have driving license B and you should have access to your own car. As a result of the Suitability Check Act, you must be able to present an extract from the police's criminal records upon employment. Order one directly in connection with submitting your application, you do it via the link https://polisen.se/labehandsregistret?mtm_campaign=utdrag&mtm_kwd=post0623 OTHER 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 where you, as an employee, can train free of charge at various training facilities up to SEK 5,000, 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. The municipality of Kiruna has made media for this recruitment and therefore prohibits us from contacting advertising sellers or other sellers of recruitment services.