Support teachers, personal assistance
Skellefteå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Support pedagogue
Work model On location
Are you the one?
A lot is happening in Skellefteå and the city is growing like never before. Many more people will live here and work is currently underway to meet the development. In this development, Support and Service has an important role in creating opportunities for people with disabilities. Our role is to contribute to them being able to live life independently in everyday life, be involved in society and have choices in life. Therefore, at personal assistance we are now looking for a support pedagogue who is passionate about contributing to others having an everyday life that works better. With us, you become part of a work team with valuable community builders, who work most of all for others and also for each other. You who have recently graduated or are writing your thesis are also welcome to apply for a job with us. Together with three other support educators, you start from the activity-based part of the city hall called Utsikten. The working hours are mainly arranged during the day, Monday-Friday. Welcome to become one of us! WORK DUTIES As a support teacher, you have specialist skills and increased responsibility. You act as a support to promote holistic view, individual adaptation, development and coordination. Your work involves regular on-site visits to the business, where you systematically ensure and develop quality both at individual and group level. You are responsible for providing support, inspiration and coaching to work groups to adapt the operations to the needs of the users. It includes introduction, follow-up and evaluation of methods, routines and documentation. You continuously reflect on your and your colleagues' professional approach and working methods. In your role as support educator within personal assistance, your work area covers the entire municipality of Skellefteå. This means that you meet new people continuously and have an important role in promoting cooperation with relatives, other professional groups and authorities. QUALIFICATIONS In order to be eligible for this position, it is required that you either have a degree from the support teacher education or have studied 60 higher education credits with a focus on disabilities. Therefore, we want you to attach your CV and your degree certificate to your application. As a student, you attach your grades for the courses that have been completed. It is important that you have knowledge and experience of working with people who have disabilities and need support, and understand how this can affect their life situation and participation in society. We would like to see that you also have experience of working with people who have psychological, neuropsychiatric and/or intellectual disabilities, and that you can handle aggressive behaviour. To succeed in the role of support educator, you need to be structured and able to push your work forward on your own, as well as be flexible enough to adapt to changing circumstances. You should also be able to apply theoretical knowledge and pedagogical methods in practical work. You thrive in new social contexts and are good at collaborating with others. It is important that you can adapt your way of communicating according to the conditions of the target group and that you can communicate in Swedish in both speech and writing. In addition, you should have basic knowledge of using digital tools at work. B driver's license is a requirement because there is travel in the job. All candidates who are offered employment in personal assistance must be able to show an extract from the charge register. OTHER The Social Office's employees provide care, concern and support to people throughout Skellefteå. They can be elderly, people with physical or mental disabilities or individuals and families in need of special support for a period. Our operations are located all over the municipality and we have specialists in several areas within care, care, nutrition, support and activation for the disabled, substance abuse treatment, family counseling and much more. With empathy, knowledge and commitment, the social office contributes to creating a Skellefteå where everyone has a place. Read more about Skellefteå here: https://skelleftea.se Contact from recruitment and staffing companies and advertising vendors is prohibited.
Why you should work with us!

Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life! 

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About the employer
Skellefteå is a rapidly growing city gaining global recognition. Voted by Time as one of the World's Greatest Places of 2022 and selected by Northvolt for one of Europe’s largest EV battery factories, Skellefteå is quickly becoming the destination of choice for creative talent from all over the world. With a culture that encourages entrepreneurs to realize their ambitions, Skellefteå is a city that helps you bring your dreams to life!
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