Job Title:Psychologist (Director, Center of Excellence)
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:IB-13-JBw-881265
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|$113,735.00 to $147,857.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, May 03, 2013 to Monday, June 10, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Waco, TX United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
This position may be filled by a Psychologist; Physician (Psychiatrist); Nurse; Social Worker; or Health Science Officer.
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) T881265
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?
Whether you drive, fly, or walk to Waco, you are guaranteed a fun visit in the heartland of Texas. Situated on the I-35 corridor between Dallas and Austin, Waco's the place to stop for scores of shops and restaurants galore. Waco offers some major attractions, five historic homes, seven recreational venues, and nine arts organizations. It is the birthplace of Dr. Pepper, the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum and the Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Waco is also brimming with Texas history, economic opportunity, and a rich variety of cultural experiences. With three college facilities, Baylor University, Texas State Technical College and McLennan Community College, Waco is also a seat of higher learning! NO STATE TAXES!!!
As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities and leadership positions at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries. 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/
NOTE: The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidates education and experience and recommend the step at which the candidate will be placed in that specific grade. The salary is based on the grade and step approved for the selected candidate.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are authorized for this position.
The Department of Veterans Affairs offers Permanent Change of Station (PCS) relocation services. Permanent Change of Station is the relocation of a household due to government convenience in connection with a transfer between duty stations or facilities. For more information go to http://vaww.fscdirect.fsc.va.gov/pcs.asp.
Relocation/Recruitment Incentive may be authorized.
- Must pass pre-employment examination
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English
- Designated and-or Random Drug Testing required
- Background and-or Security Investigation required
- Must meet education and licensure requirements