Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 822319 (Include on all documents)
RECRUITMENT/RELOCATION INCENTIVE MAY BE NEGOTIATED FOR THIS POSITION AT MANAGEMENT'S DISCRETION.
RELOCATION EXPENSES WILL NOT BE REIMBURSED.
SALARY WILL BE DETERMINED BY A COMPENSATION PANEL.
THOSE WHO PREVIOUSLY APPLIED FOR PSYCHIATRIST ORL-12-JV-612744-MCH AND ORL-12-MGM-693199R NEED NOT RE-APPLY FOR THIS POSITION TO RECEIVE FURTHER CONSIDERATION.To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to veterans?
Every job at the VA impacts the Veterans that we serve. You can be part of that team, helping to make sure that our Veterans receive the top-quality care they deserve.
VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/.
APPLICANTS, PLEASE NOTE: THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL JULY 12, 2013. HOWEVER, THE FIRST CUT-OFF DATE FOR ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES WILL BE JANUARY 23, 2012, WITH SUBSEQUENT CUT-OFF DATES EVERY 7 DAYS UNTIL FILLED. ONCE SELECTIONS ARE MADE, THIS ANNOUCEMENT CAN BE CLOSED WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE.
The Orlando VA Medical Center ( http://vaww.orlando.va.gov/ Station #675) was officially established effective October 1, 2006, when it was approved as a new VA facility. The Orlando VA healthcare system currently includes a 120-bed Community Living Center (CLC), a 60-bed Domiciliary, and VA's largest comprehensive outpatient clinic at the Orlando site, two (2) large comprehensive, satellite outpatient clinics in Daytona Beach and Viera, and five (5) Community-Based Outpatient Clinics in Kissimmee, Lake Nona, Leesburg, Clermont and Orange City, FL.
The Orlando VA Medical Center is recruiting for high qualified and motivated Psychiatrist. Board certification is Psychiatry is preferred. Recent Psychiatry residents seeking board certification are encouraged to apply as well. Psychiatrists work within multi-disciplinary specialty mental health teams, in Primary Care Clinics around East Central Florida, or an inpatient unit, to include the new 134 bed medical center in the Orlando "Medical City" at Lake Nona which is under construction. The Orlando VAMC is closely affilitiated with the University Of Central Florida College Of Medicine, with VA Psychiatrists engaged in medical student education. Academic appointments and research opportunities are available and encouraged. This is a great opportunity for Psychiatrist who enjoys providing clinical care to veterans and teaching in an exciting progressive setting.
Orlando is recognized as a family-oriented area, with a warm, sunny climate, beautiful beaches, abundant housing options, no state income tax, and many local entertainment attractions/outdoor activities readily available. The Orlando VA system is associated with the University of Central Florida and other local community colleges, with active affiliations in allied health programs, such as Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical/Occupational Therapy, and Social Work.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- US Citizenship.
- English Language Proficiency required.
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.