Job Title:Pathways Student Trainee
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:PATH-583-13-934227-EAG
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|$28,117.00 to $39,549.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, August 01, 2013 to Tuesday, August 06, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Intermittent - Temporary|
|3 vacancies in the following location:|
Indianapolis, IN United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|To be eligible for the Pathways Internship program, incumbent must have been accepted for enrollment or be enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in a qualifying educational institution on a full or half time basis.|
MISSION & VISION
"To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan."
MISSION & VISION
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?
WHO WE ARE
We are people who take great pride and deep satisfaction in providing America's veterans with the best clinical care, the most innovative technology, and the most comprehensive array of benefits America has to offer.
In Indianapolis, it's so easy to do so much offering big-city amenities in a convenient, easy-to-navigate package wrapped in a friendly, inviting atmosphere.
The nation's 13th largest city has gone through a dramatic revitalization and a stunning renaissance that makes it a different place than it was just a decade ago. Indy is the perfect balance of cosmopolitan style and small-town charm that makes it a successful destination for leisure travel, conventions and group tours, catering to more than 21 million visitors a year.
PATHWAY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM OVERVIEW: This position is being filled under the Pathways Internship Program which is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore Federal careers while still in school. The Internship provides manager's a ready source of student employees and potential permanent employees upon completion of the program requirements. It also provides the student with work experience directly related to the curriculum studies or career goals while offering eligibility for non-competitive conversion to permanent employment upon completion.
CONVERSION: This appointment may be extended until the selectee's education program requirements have been completed, at which time the individual may, at agency's discretion, be converted to a term or permanent appointment. There is no guarantee for conversion.
Additional Pathways Internship Program information can be found at: http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways/program/interns/
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.
- Subject to a background/suitability investigation.
- Must be a current student