Do you want to help shape the future of forensic psychiatry in Norrbotten? Welcome with your application! We are a forensic psychiatric unit with a total of 44 inpatient beds. Inpatient care consists of five departments, of which four departments fall under security class two and one department under security class three. In addition, there is an admission department (IA), which has room for eight patients. There are also two outpatient care teams at the clinic, which are responsible for around 40 patients in compulsory outpatient care. We also collaborate with the other general psychiatric operations in the region. The clinic's mission is to care for patients living in Norrbotten who are sentenced to forensic psychiatric care. We are the only clinic in Norrbotten with remand status, which is why we also relieve the Prison Service with remands, arrestees and those sentenced to prison. The clinic also carries out a number of assignments for other regions. The business is located in Öjebyn outside Piteå.
We are looking for
We are looking for you who is a licensed psychologist with knowledge in diagnostics, psychiatry and crime. Experience in conducting psychological and cognitive tests and conducting risk assessment according to eg HCR20 or similar risk assessment instruments. We consider it meritorious if you have worked with, for example, DBT or similar skill modules, worked with care content aimed at patients with trauma and have worked with treatment efforts aimed at abuse problems, and if you have worked with supervision for staff.
It is also advantageous if you have experience of working in Forensic Psychiatry, inpatient care, Correctional Services, the police or another authority as well as experience of working with and recommending care and interventions for patients with complex psychiatry in combination with personality syndrome.
Great importance is placed on personal qualities. You are self-motivated, structured and value and see the benefit of cooperation with others and have empathic ability. You are safe, stable and have self-awareness. You act, speak out and make decisions in a considerate and well-thought-out manner.
You get to work with this
You will work in a team together with colleagues who are now in the planning phase of implementing evidence-based care content, and in addition intensify the psychological work at the clinic. In this way, you will be involved in proactive work where your experiences and recommendations are warmly welcome.
You also need to feel secure in working independently. Some of your work can be done remotely.
This is what we offer you
- Continuous competence development
- 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 you permanent full-time, daytime employment. Region Norrbotten applies individual wage setting according to collective agreements.
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.
Selection and interviews take place continuously and the position can be filled before the application deadline.
Welcome with your application!
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.