Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN):   839911 

***Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized.***

***May be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) based on the availability of funds.***

***Open until filled. Applications considered as received.***

Our mission:  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.

YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

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/.

This Psychologist position is assigned to the Mental Health Service Line and located at the Goldsboro Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Goldsboro, NC.

Duties

This Psychologist position is aligned under the Mental Health Service at the VA Medical Center, Fayetteville, NC and located at the Goldsboro Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Goldsboro, NC. The Psychologist applies advanced strategies to a full range of patient problems in his/her work setting.  He/she has advanced knowledge of culturally sensitive psychological assessment techniques, diagnosis, intervention, and behavioral health that qualifies him/her to provide advice and consultation to professional representing a variety of disciplines.  The primary job functions of the incumbent include the provision of direct psychologist patient care, consultation services on difficult or complex cases, education of staff and trainee supervision The incumbent functions in accordance with the policies, principals, professional ethic and techniques of accepted Psychology practice.

Alternate tour of duty may be required.