Job Title:Clinical or Counseling Psychologist (PTSD Telemental Health Provider)
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:CD-12-DMW-775243-R19
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|$68,809.00 to $106,369.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, October 25, 2012 to Wednesday, November 07, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Excelsior Springs, MO United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens - This position is located at the Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), Excelsior Springs, MO, but the duty assignment could change to another CBOC or to the Medical Center, depending upon the needs of the mission|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 775243
Salary: To be determined by Professional Standard Board of your peers and based on your education, experience, and professional accomplishments.
This position is located at the Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), Excelsior Springs, MO, but the duty assignment could change to one of our other CBOCs located in Belton, MO; Cameron, MO; Nevada, MO; Warrensburg, MO; Paola, KS; or to the Medical Center, depending upon the needs of the mission.
You could be part of an important initiative to provide mental health care for our nations Veterans!
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki has announced that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will be adding approximately 1,600 mental health clinicians to include nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers as well as nearly 300 support staff to its existing workforce.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.
Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.
If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.
The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission. The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence ("I CARE").
America's Veterans need you!
To find out more, go to http://www.va.gov/jobs/.
PLEASE NOTE: Qualified clinical trainees, residents, fellows, interns, etc. are encouraged to apply; please follow the instructions in the How to Apply section.
Current permanent VA employees will receive first consideration when filling this position vacancy.
Appointment is contingent upon applicant meeting qualifications and the determination of the Professional Standards Board.
Panel interviews may be conducted. If applicants are interviewed for the position, performance based interview questions will be used. For additional information regarding performance-based interviews, please review the following website on the internet: http://www.va.gov/pbi
This announcement may be used to fill identical positions vacated within 90 days of any selections made from the original announcement.
****Travel expenses for the interview and, if selected, relocation expenses are NOT authorized****
- US citizenship
- English language proficiency
- Background/suitability investigation
- Physical standards - Must pass pre-employment examination
- Designated and-or Random Drug Testing required