The Department of Veterans Affairs is interested in attracting the best talent for our diverse cadre of SES members from all sources: within VA, the Federal government, and from the private sector. We have streamlined our recruitment process and now only require you to submit a 5 page resume to apply for this position.
The Workforce Services
Office, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration (VHA),
is responsible for advancing VHAs strategic position on the leading edge of
state-of-the-art healthcare delivery and clinical workforce development in the
The Assistant Deputy Under
Secretary for Health (ADUSH) for Workforce Services is an integral member of
VHAs senior leadership team and is responsible for leadership of four Program
Offices that directly impact the employee life cycle, including health
professional training, recruitment and retention, career development and
retirement. The subordinate offices
include: the Office of Workforce
Management and Consulting (WMC); the Office of Academic Affiliation (OAA); the
Employee Education System (EES); and the National Center for Organization
structures its SES positions into pay bands. This is a Pay
Band 1 position. The salary for this
position is capped at $181,500.
Permanent Change of
Station costs, a recruitment / relocation incentive, and / or Appraised Value
Offer (formerly Guaranteed Home Buyout) may
The ADUSH for Workforce
Services for the VHA is responsible to the Under Secretary for Health, through
the Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Health. The duties of the ADUSH for Workforce
Services position include, but are not limited to:
- Leads the
strategic integration of WMC, OAA, EES and NCOD activities to ensure alignment
to VAs and VHAs human capital goals.
accurate, authoritative information and consultation to VHA Central Office
components, VHA health care facilities, Veterans Integrated Service Networks
(VISNs) and external entities such as VHAs academic affiliations, health
professional organizations, Congress and other federal agencies.
Works collaboratively with other VA organizations to move initiatives,
policies, programs and ideas forward.
- Occasional Travel
- Occasionally Travels