Occupational therapist at Kiruna health center
Kiruna, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Occupational therapist
Work model On location
Are you the one?
Kiruna health center is one of Norrbotten's largest with approximately 16,500 registered citizens. Around 60 employees work at the health centre. We work as a team to meet our patients' needs for first-line healthcare. The health center is located in the same premises as Kiruna hospital, which means that we can have a close collaboration with other clinics within the county health care. We are looking for We are looking for you who is a licensed occupational therapist with good knowledge of Swedish and English, meritorious if you have knowledge of Finnish and Sami. We would like for you to have previous experience in primary care and hand rehabilitation. We place great importance on personal characteristics. As a person, you are creative, service-oriented and have a holistic view of work. You work independently and take responsibility for your work while also seeing the benefit of collaborating with others. You get to work with this You are an important cog in the work of initiating the first survey at primary care level for people with questions about ADHD. You will also, among other things, work with activity balance in case of stress symptoms and ADL assessments and assessment of cognitive ability with MMT in case of memory loss. The work also involves activity assessments/rehabilitation for people with hand injuries - both diseases/orthopaedic conditions, traumatic injuries and post-operatively. Testing of hand, finger and forearm orthoses to increase activity level and reduce pain. Testing and prescription of assistive devices occurs when necessary to increase activity level. Certain group activities such as pain school and osteoarthritis school may be relevant. This is what we offer you - Development and career opportunities where you get to be part of creating the health and care of the future - Health-promoting workplaces with access to wellness activities and wellness grants - Link to our benefits: https://www.norrbotten.se/sv/jobba-hos-oss/anstallningsvillor-och-utveckling/ Information about the service We offer permanent employment on a full-time basis, the working hours are arranged during the day. Region Norrbotten applies individual wage setting according to collective agreements. Selection and interviews take place continuously and the position can be filled before the application deadline. Welcome with your application!
Why you should work with us!

In Norrbotten, we work day and night, all year round, for you.

Region Norrbotten is one of the county’s biggest employers, with around 6,500 staff. Health care and dental care form the bulk of our operations, but we also work with regional development and culture. You’ll find our hospitals, health centres and clinics from the beaches of the coast to the tops of our mountains.

There are many exciting jobs across Norrbotten for those who want meaningful work with good competence development opportunities. You can grow, both professionally and as a person.

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Application due date 2024-03-31
About the employer
Region Norrbotten is one of the county’s biggest employers, with around 6,500 staff. Health care and dental care form the bulk of our operations, but we also work with regional development and culture. You’ll find our hospitals, health centres and clinics from the beaches of the coast to the tops of our mountains.
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