Job Title:NURSING ASSISTANT
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:RQ-13-RP-847913
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|$31,315.00 to $40,706.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, February 25, 2013 to Friday, March 01, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Detail|
|5 vacancies in the following location(s):|
Little Rock, AR United StatesView Map
North Little Rock, AR United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 847913
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?
TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETE APPLICATION PACKAGE, OR YOU WILL RECEIVE AN ELECTRONIC NOTICE THAT YOU ARE RATED INELIGIBLE. SEE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS SECTION TO UPLOAD. ALL OF THE DOCUMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL APPLICANTS.
DUTY LOCATION/CAMPUS: Nursing Service, Little Rock/North Little Campus, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System
TOUR OF DUTY: Irregular - Based on the needs of the service.
As a Nursing Assistant, you will be responsible for bringing patient to his/her room; assisting patient to bed and applying patient arm band and name plate in appropriate places; obtaining vital signs, height and weight; assuring patient is oriented to surroundings; assisting RN with initial interview; obtaining and explaining supplies and equipment.
Area of Consideration: US CITIZENS
The initial area of consideration is this Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS). Management retains the right to select any appropriate recruitment methods such as current Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment, Reinstatement eligibles, those eligible for a non-competitive appointment under a Special Appointing Authority such as those for disabled veterans, those eligible for Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA) under the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998,veterans eligible for a VEOA appointment, severely disabled individuals, Interchange Agreements with other Agencies, etc. Candidates from other sources may be considered only after consideration has been given the best qualified candidates from this CAVHS. Current permanent Veterans Canteen Service employees may apply for consideration under this announcement.
Special Employment Consideration: Individuals eligible for the following appointments are encouraged to apply:
5 CFR 213.3102 "u", Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities ; mental retardation, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities. The Federal Government has special appointing authorities for persons with qualifying disabilities (go to http://www.opm.gov/disability/peoplewithdisabilities.asp, and disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more.
- U. S. Citizenship
- Must pass pre-employment examination
- English Language Proficiency required
- Designated and-or Random Drug Testing required
- Background and-or Security Investigation required