Job Overview

Summary

 Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 929403

*****THIS ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN AMENDED TO CHANGE THE NUMBER OF VACANCIES****

*****THIS ANNOUNCEMENT HAS BEEN AMENDED TO EXTEND THE CLOSING DATE****

****Completed applications are accepted on a first come first serve basis and the announcement may be closed prior to the extended date if the available positions are filled****

 

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.  

Note:  The full performance level of this vacancy is 5.  The actual grade at which an applicant may be selected for this vacancy is in the range of 5 to 5.  The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidate’s education and experience and recommend the grade and step at which the candidate will be placed.  The salary is based on the grade and step approved for the selected candidate.

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.

Tour of Duty: (2 full time positions) -  (1) evenings (4pm to Midnight) and (1) days with rotation

Duty Location: Stratton VA Medical Center, Albany, New York

Salary Range: $31,315.00 to $40,706.00/ Per Year

Relocation Expenses/Incentive: No

Recruitment Incentive: No

Duties

This Nursing Assistant must be able to work in an acute behavioral health setting within an interdisciplinary team, co-lead psycho-educational groups under supervision of RN, assist behavioral health patients with activities of daily living skills.