Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 952204952204

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.

 

POSITION IS BEING REANNOUNCED - APPLICANTS WHO PREVIOUSLY APPLIED UNDER ANNOUNCEMENT

 VHA-612-13-929377LN DO NOT NEED TO REAPPLY AS YOU WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY RECONSIDERED

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/

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.

Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.

For Positions Covered by the Bargaining Unit: First consideration will be given to employees of this facility.

All Applicants Including Department of Veterans Affairs Northern CA Health Care System Employees: You must submit ALL required documents as indicated under “How to Apply” and “Required Documents.” Failure to provide all required documents/information will result in loss of consideration or a lower evaluation in rating and/or selection consideration. Applicants will not be contacted for additional information if their applications are incomplete or inadequate. 

POSITION INFORMATION:

On-Call: No

Rotating Shifts: No

Required to Work Holidays or Weekends: No

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday

Fair Labor Standards Acts (FLSA): Exempt

Bargaining Unit Position: Yes

 

Duties

The incumbent provides neuropsychological evaluations and participates as a consultant in outpatient and inpatient multidisciplinary diagnostic and treatment activities. Provides diagnosis/evaluation of patients presenting with a variety of neurological, psychiatric, and medical complaints. Incumbent will also serve as the Training Director for the APA-approved Clinical Neuropsychology Post-doctoral Fellowship Program.

PREFERRED SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE - Completion of a 2-year formal postdoctoral residency in Neuropsychology and experience in teaching/supervision and/or administration of an APA-approved training program which includes neuropsychology training.

Applicants who possess these preferred specialized experiences may be ranked above those who do not, but no one may be rated ineligible solely for failure to possess such experiences. Evidence of these specialized experiences should be documented in your resume. 

Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.