Job Title:Director, Bureau of Indian Education
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:Office of the Secretary of the Interior
Job Announcement Number:BIE-SES-2013-01R-PQ871943
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|$119,554.00 to $179,700.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 03, 2013 to Wednesday, September 04, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC, DC United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Status Candidates|
This position is being readvertised. Established in 1824, Indian Affairs is the oldest bureau of the U.S. Department of the Interior. Within the government-to-government relationship, Indian Affairs provides services directly or through contracts, grants, or compacts to 566 federally recognized tribes with a service population of about 1.9 million American Indians and Alaska Natives.
This position was previously advertised from 04-05-13 - 05-20-13. You need not reapply to receive full consideration for this position if you applied under the previous announcement. Candidates may update their application materials during the current open period. Refer to the "How to Apply" section for additional information.
Are you interested in joining:
- An agency whose responsibilities touch the lives of all Americans, and contributes to the Nation's environmental quality, economic vitality, and the well-being of communities, including those of Native Americans, Alaska Natives and affiliated Islanders?
The U.S. Department of the Interior has a multifaceted mission that combines natural resource protection, recreation, natural resource use, services to communities and individuals, and biological and earth sciences. Indian Affairs offers an extensive scope of programs that covers the entire range of Federal, State and local government services. The Bureau of Indian Education administers an education system consisting of 183 schools and dormitories, educating approximately 42,000 elementary and secondary students and 28 tribal colleges, universities, and post-secondary schools. The Bureau of Indian Affairs administers an extensive scope of programs from social services, natural resources management on trust lands representing 55 million surface acres and 57 million acres of subsurface minerals, estates, economic development programs, law enforcement and detention services, land and water claim settlements, housing improvements, disaster relief, replacement and repair of schools, repair and maintenance of roads and bridges and operates a series of irrigation systems and provides electricity to rural Arizona. Indian Affairs is seeking individuals who share a passion for our country's most valuable resources and a commitment to obtaining, training and retaining a highly skilled and diverse workforce needed to accomplish our exciting and challenging mission.
This position is located in the Bureau of Indian Education; and you can find more information specific to our organization at www.bie.edu.
Indian Preference Policy: Preference in filling vacancies is given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Preference Act of 1934 (Title 25, U.S.C. Section 472). Verification Form BIA-4432 must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference.
- Key Requirements:
- Subject to financial disclosure requirements.
- Must complete 1 year SES probationary period, if not previously completed.
- This position is subject to Indian Preference for employment.
- This position is subject to a pre-employment background investigation.
- Relocation expenses are authorized.