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    THIS IS A NATIONAL GUARD TITLE 32 DUAL STATUS EXCEPTED SERVICE POSITION

    District of Columbia Army National Guard
    Military Personnel Office (G-1)
    Washington, DC
    Education Services Officer
    GS-1740-11
    Area(s) of Consideration
    Group I: Current Permanent and Indefinite Technicians in the DC Army National Guard
    Group II: Current military members of the DC Army National Guard.
    **THIS IS NOT A CIVILIAN POSITION. MILITARY MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED**
    ***INDEFINITE-MAY LEAD TO PERMANENT***

    Permanent Change of Station (PCS): PCS not authorized
    Relocation Incentive: Incentive not authorized
    Selected Reserve Incentive Program: Acceptance of this position will cause termination of Federal bonuses pursuant to respective Selected Reserve Incentive Programs (SRIP). This termination may be with or without recoupment of payments already made.

    NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED: This is an excepted service position that requires membership in a compatible military rank and assignment in the District of Columbia Army National Guard. Selectee will be required to wear the military uniform. Acceptance of an excepted service position constitutes concurrence with these requirements as a condition of employment. Applicants who are not currently a member of the National Guard must be eligible for immediate membership and employment in the National Guard in the military grade listed in this announcement.

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    Responsibilities

    As an EDUCATION SERVICES OFFICER, GS-1740-11, you will perform but are not limited to:
    Provides oversight as principal advisor and consultant to the MILPO and TAG. Provides advisory services to battalion and unit commanders concerning the incentives available to their assigned personnel. Functions as the principal liaison between Army National Guard (ARNG) members and participating public and private educational institutions. Formulates human resource and administrative procedures and policies based on the interpretation of regulations and directives from US law, Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Army (DA), and the National Guard Bureau (NGB). Directs and/or performs educational and vocational counseling which consists of advising and assisting ARNG members on individual programs of study available, to include High School Equivalency (GED), correspondence, military credit conversion (ACE), analysis of life experience, self-teaching, new and innovative/non-traditional college to include Associate and Baccalaureate degree programs, first Masters or Professional degrees which meet their academic and vocational requirements. Estimates and obtains the necessary program funds and determines their allocation. Provides assistance and data to the MILPO for inclusion in the budget submission as it relates to the education program. Arranges for tuition assistance for the student. Coordinates with appropriate State, local, and institutional authorities to assist service members in securing Federal financial aid through such programs as the Pell Grant, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), College Work-Study (CWS), National Direct Student Loan (NDSL), and Guaranteed Student Loan (GSL), etc. Establishes analysis systems to ensure actions are timely and to ensure effectiveness of programs. Develops, collects, analyzes and disseminates data on educational and incentive programs through continuous evaluations. Promotes interest and participation in educational services and activities by speaking to groups concerning education opportunities.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

  • Job family (Series)

    1740 Education Services

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493961900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.