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    This position is located in the Pre-Service Unit, Office of Medical Services, Office of Health Services. The Peace Corps medical screening unit is responsible for pre­-service medical and dental clearance for applicants for Peace Corps and Peace Corps Response. The incumbent provides management and leadership to the unit by administration and supervision of the clinical aspects of the applicant medical screening process; provides guidance and program oversight for the program.

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    The Pre-Service Manager performs the following major duties:

    • Program Planning and Management: Provides management oversight to the Peace Corps' Pre­-Service Unit. Plans, designs and implements Pre-service projects under established and/or proposed program objectives. Identifies and implements necessary actions related to implementation, coordinating, monitoring, directing and evaluation of Pre­-Service Unit programs and projects.
    • Supervisory and/or Managerial Responsibilities: Supervises a group of employees and subordinate supervisors performing work up to the FP­3, or equivalent grade level. Provides technical supervision necessary for accomplishing the work of the unit. Performs the administrative and human resource management functions relative to the staff supervised. Establishes guidelines and performance expectations for staff members, which are clearly communicated through the formal employee performance management system. 
    • Communication and Liaison: Serves as technical expert in the resolution of program management problems and issues. Develops sound knowledge and understanding of complex program issues and recommends solutions for their resolution. Develops and maintains relationships with various agency stakeholders. Manages and maintains open lines of communication with Senior Management staff and other departments within Peace Corps. Initiates and maintains regular liaisons within Peace Corps, congressional offices, other government personnel at all organization levels and the general public as pertains to the work of OHS.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0601 General Health Science

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/526016800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.