SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Nov. 24 (EUROPA PRESS) –
The government group of the Cabildo de Tenerife will take to the next plenary session the new IASS structure approved by the Governing Council, as well as the increase of more than 7 million euros in personnel expenses that its application entails.
With this last step, the processing of the largest increase in the IASS staff that has been approved since its creation 20 years ago and affects both the workforce and the officials of this institution culminates.
“This modification in the institute’s structure will contribute to improving the social care provided on the island,” the president of the corporation Pedro Martín stated in a note, adding that “there will be 169 jobs that will be enabled, 141 for labor personnel and 28 civil servants, which is an unprecedented measure that reinforces and renews a staff that has remained immovable for more than two decades”.
Pedro Martín highlighted that during this mandate the budget allocated to IASS personnel expenses has increased by 10.6 million euros, from 54.2 million euros in 2019, to a total of 64.8 million euros in 2022.
An amount that, with the agreements that will be taken to the plenary session this Friday, will continue to increase in 2023, “to meet the need to strengthen an organization that urgently needed to adapt to the social reality of the island and whose staff of workers did not It would have been updated in all this time.”
For her part, the third vice-president and Minister of Social Action, Marián Franquet, remarked that the new structure of the IASS “will be essential to provide better care for citizens, fulfilling the commitment to promote the socio-sanitary capacity of Tenerife and the entities of the third sector”.
1,900 WORKERS AND 15,000 USERS
The counselor recalled that 1,900 people work at the IASS and that, thanks to their work and good work, 15,000 users can be served on the island, both through the nine direct management centers and through all the entities with which that the institute collaborates through the Ring of Social Policies.
He also pointed out that with this new reinforcement in the workforce some problems arising from the normal functioning of the organization will be resolved.
Franquet explained that the new List of Job Positions will generate a new IASS structure, which will go from having a single unit to four new administrative services (Children and Family, Gender Violence, Dependency and Works, Patrimony and Maintenance) with which You will be able to work on addressing future challenges, such as the deployment of the social agreement, the increase in dependency care resources, the execution of the Socio-Health Infrastructure Plan or the payment time of subsidies to Third Sector entities.
In addition, there will be 141 new job positions, including 53 nursing assistants, 36 nursing assistants, and 27 educational specialist technicians and techniques, which will make it possible to cover the jobs necessary to cover the morning, afternoon, and night shifts every day of the year. , including holidays.