Unit manager for the Medicine/PAVA department, Kalix hospital
Kalix, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Head of unit, health care
Work model On location
Are you the one?
Kalix hospital is a local hospital with the motto "Greatness with the little hospital", We have two care departments; the unit for internal medicine, palliative care and the rehab/stroke unit in a total of 24 care places. Kalix hospital was named Sweden's 5th best small hospital in Dagens Medicin 2016 and the Rehab/stroke unit received honorable mention in 2016, 2017 and 2018 for good stroke care in the national stroke register's annual ranking and "stroke unit of the year" in 2019 and 2020. Kalix hospital is one of five hospitals in the county. The catchment area includes Kalix, Haparanda, Övertorneå and Överkalix municipalities with approx. 34,000 citizens. We also have reception services within general internal medicine, neurology, urology, (general surgery), hematology, eye care, oncology, dialysis care, PRT and outpatient rehabilitation. Minor surgical procedures and endoscopic examinations are performed at the treatment unit. With us, we collaborate across borders with the goal of creating high-quality care for every patient in the entire care chain. We need a unit manager who drives the work forward with great commitment and development focus! Are you our future colleague? We are looking for We are looking for you who have relevant university or college education and previous experience of working in a senior position, preferably with previous experience of working in healthcare. As unit manager, you stimulate and create the conditions to continuously work on the development and improvement of working methods and flows through participation. You are communicative in your leadership, value good collaborations, lead and motivate employees to achieve jointly set goals. You act in line with decisions made, goals and guidelines and prioritize these with ease. You contribute to providing the right conditions for an open and positive climate in the work group where everyone feels participation and can participate and contribute to development and a good work environment. We place great importance on personal characteristics. You get to work with this As unit manager for dept. Medicine/Pava with 16 care places, you will have a key role in leading and developing our business and ensuring high-quality care for our patients. You are responsible for operations, finances, personnel and work environment. Work environment responsibility is an important part of the assignment where you see the importance of and work for a good and systematic work environment. You lead, plan, organize, support and motivate employees towards set goals. You are involved in creating conditions for the improvement work within the business together with the employees. You work for safe care and initiate and drive improvements in patient safety. You are directly subordinate to the business manager and part of the internal medicine/rehab management team, where you are expected to contribute to the development and fulfillment of the business's goals. You collaborate with and receive support from other experienced managers within the business area. You will have close cooperation with the unit manager in the department. rehab/stroke. This is what we offer you - Manager and leadership development. -Part of a management group where we support each other and work for the good of Norrbottningen - An exciting and challenging role in a prominent business - 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 appointment is a permanent appointment in your basic profession with a time-limited managerial appointment of 3 years. The working hours are shifted to daytime and the employment is full-time. Region Norrbotten applies individual wage setting according to collective agreements. Selection and interviews take place continuously and the position can be filled before the last day of employment. 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.

Application due date 2024-05-31
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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