Job Overview

Summary

   

  Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 885683 

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. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

Special Employment Consideration:  VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply, including those eligible for hiring under 5 CFR 213.3102(u), Schedule A, Appointment of persons with disabilities [i.e., intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities], and/or Disabled veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 30% or more.

 

YOU MUST CURRENTLY BE ENROLLED AS A STUDENT TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS POSITION.   UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS ARE ACCEPTABLE.

 

NOTE: You must maintain student eligibility and enrollment for the duration of the internship.  If you cannot, you are ineligible for this program.  Please review the "REQUIREMENTS" section of this vacancy announcement to ensure that you qualify for this internship.

 

PLEASE NOTE: INDIVIDUALS WHO HAD PREVIOUSLY APPLIED TO THE STUDENT TEMPORARY EXPERIENCE PROGRAM (STEP) WILL NEED TO RE-APPLY TO THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT.

Duties

The purpose of the Pathways Internship Program is to provide students with exposure to public service, enhance their educational experience, and provide financial support to encourage and support their educational goals. You will report to a service within the Medical Center and provide administrative support to that service. Assignments build on prior training and are designed to provide the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge and actual work experience in the application of concepts, principles, practices and procedures of administrative and office assistance.  Performs varying amounts of administrative and office assistance work of a fully substantive nature in support of daily operational needs of the service assignment.  This position is located in Medical Media.

 

The Cooperative Education Program is formally structured to give students the opportunity to work in positions related to their academic/career goals. A written agreement is required between the employing Center and student.