Occupational therapist for the Outpatient Service, General Psychiatry Gällivare
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Occupational therapist
Work model On location
Application due date 10 July 2024
Are you the one?

Psychiatric outpatient care is expanding!
We are looking for a number of new employees who want to join us on our way forward. We are looking for you who want to work with mental health in Gällivare and be part of our specialist psychiatric work team. We aim for the future and work hard to achieve engagement and participation in line with our vision; Together for Norrbotten - Best life, best health.

Do you want to join our journey?

We are looking for
We are looking for you who is a licensed occupational therapist who has good knowledge of the Swedish language, both spoken and written. It is advantageous if you have completed CBT step 1 and/or have experience working in psychiatry, but is not a requirement. We place great emphasis on personal qualities. You are stable, self-motivated and structured in your way of working. You have good collaboration skills and pedagogical insight where you adapt the way you convey your message to the recipient.

You get to work with this
As an occupational therapist, you will be part of the team at the psychiatric clinic and department. You will meet patients with general psychiatric diagnoses, and patients who also have symptoms or diagnoses within the NPF spectrum. The position includes tasks such as independently investigating and assessing the need for occupational therapy for prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and habilitation purposes. Testing of aids and work in group activities are also included. You will also get to work with talk therapies and will be offered training and supervision in this area. Collaboration with external partners and other parts of healthcare is an important part of the work, which also creates the conditions for seeing the patient from a holistic perspective. We use digital technology, which creates accessible care for our patients despite great geographical distances. We work actively with business development and your expertise will be an important contribution going forward! We strive for an even gender distribution and see diversity as a strength and therefore welcome applicants with different backgrounds.

This is what we offer you
- With nice colleagues, you have the opportunity to shape the future of psychiatry.
- 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
The position is for the time being 100%, working hours are mornings, flexible hours. Selection and interviews take place continuously and the position can be filled before the application deadline.
The position is in psychiatry: Based on the nature of the business and requirements for security, as an applicant to our business, you must be prepared to submit an extract from the criminal record
Region Norrbotten applies individual wage setting according to collective agreements.

We work to have employees with knowledge of Sweden's minority languages ​​and therefore value your knowledge of Sami, Meänkieli, Finnish, Romani Chib and Yiddish. We work actively for an even gender distribution and see diversity as a strength. We welcome employees with different backgrounds and work to ensure that our workplace is accessible to everyone.

Welcome with your application!

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.