About the Agency
NEW YORK ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
DIVISION OF MILITARY & NAVAL AFFAIRS (MNHF)
LATHAM, NY 12110-2224
SELECTION PROCESS WILL BE IAW DMNA 690-4, CHAPTER 6
*THIS IS A TEMPORARY INDEFINITE POSITION NTE 3 YEARS*
POSITION TITLE AND NUMBER:
T14-385, CHAPLAIN, D1197000, GS-0060-11/12
MNAG, LATHAM, NY 12110
ANNOUNCEMENT OPENS: 30 JUN 2014 CLOSES: 30 JUL 2014
NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted position that requires membership in a compatible military assignment in the New York Army National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment.
This position is located in the Office of The Adjutant General, (TAG) Joint Force Headquarters-State, (JFHQ-ST), Special Staff of the Adjutant General, Office of the Chaplain.
OPEN AREAS OF CONSIDERATION: NATIONWIDE
NATIONWIDE: ALL ARMY NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS ONLY.
This position is the highest full-time level authorized with oversight over the entire full-time JFHQ state chaplain program. This position is the senior level position within a state and exhibits full professional maturity for the various religious programs the employee is responsible for. This position is responsible for the supervision of a full-time Chaplain Assistant. The mission of the National Guard Chaplain Service is to provide unsurpassed spiritual leadership and care to National Guard personnel and their families at home and abroad. The primary purpose of this position is to manage the state National Guard Chaplain Service religious program, and to ensure the free exercise of religion for National Guard personnel and their families. This position is characterized by the high degree of integration into a complete and total program of religious ministries, including workshops, spiritual leadership and care, religious education, and other activities for National Guard personnel and their families. The Chaplain Service ministry is performed cooperatively, and executed in a pluralistic environment. This ministry, when directed by The Adjutant General, may be extended to active duty and reserve component military personnel and their families within the State.