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/
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS) has a strong academic affiliation with the University Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and services a major training sight for psychiatric residents, psychology, social work, nursing. The UAMS department of psychiatry has eight PGY-1 residents per year. There psychiatric fellowship program (geriatric, psychosocial rehab, substance dependence) as well as ten psychology intern and fellow positions and PTSD post-doctoral fellowship.
VACANCY IDENTIFICATION NUMBER (VIN): 982118
Salary: To be determined by a Professional
Standard Board and based on your education, experience, and professional
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 announced under the following four disciplines: Psychology,
Social Work, Nursing and Psychiatry. Be sure to review the qualifications and
occupational questions specific to the discipline for which you are interested
in being considered.
THIS POSITION IS OPENED UNTIL FILLED, WILL LOOK AT APPLICANTS EVERY MONDAY AFTER OPENING DATE.
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (CAVHS) is seeking an accomplished
leader to be the Associate Chief of Staff for Behavioral Health Service. The
Associate Chief of Staff will lead a dynamic service line treating Veterans in
Arkansas. Behavioral Health is an integrated care line with a large number of
employees, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, and
a variety of ancillary therapists. The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare
System (CAVHS) has a continuum of outpatient mental health services including
general mental health clinics, specialty PTSD
treatment, addictions treatment, tele-mental health services, primary care
mental health, programs for Veterans with serious mental illness, and
vocational rehabilitation services. The Associate Chief Of Staff for is
administratively and clinically responsible for all Behavioral Health staff and
programs at all Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System sites.
*** Cut-Off Dates are Every Monday Starting 01/13/2014***
We will accept applications for this occupation until filled. Qualified Applicants will be referred to the selecting official weekly until a selection is made. The announcement will be closed once the position has been filled.