Job Title:NURSING ASSISTANT
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:RQ-13-RP-927782
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|$27,990.00 to $36,384.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, July 22, 2013 to Friday, August 02, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|2 vacancies in the following location:|
North Little Rock, AR United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Status Candidates|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 927782
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.
TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETEAPPLICATION 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, North Little Rock 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 assisting in the care of patients in an inpatient setting which can include: obtaining vital signs, height and weight measurements, assisting with activities of daily living (bathing, grooming, oral care, dressing, ambulation, etc), assistance with meals, and other tasks as delegated by the Registered Nurse.
Area of Consideration: UNITES STATES CITIZENS.
Note: The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-4.
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.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.
- 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