Job Title:Social Worker GS-9/11
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-664-12-581613
|$51,617.00 to $81,184.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, December 22, 2011 to Monday, January 02, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time – Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy(s) – San Diego County, CA United StatesView Map|
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED:
|United States Citizens|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 581613 (Include on all documents)
The Social Worker position is located in the Social Work Service for the VA San Diego Healthcare System.
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. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to veterans?
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.
VHA provides patient centered care, delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning and continuous improvement. The Veteran’s experience and health outcomes are improved with an emphasis on prevention through healing relationships in an optimal healing environment.
We are seeking new team members interested in working in this environment. We are looking for team members that possess high energy, a strong work ethic, integrity, who are kind and empathetic, have a sense of humor, and who enjoy working for a collaborative, team-oriented system. The team member must be willing to build customer confidence by professional dress and demeanor.
We invite you to apply to become part of a team of professionals engaged in promoting positive organizational change to improve business outcomes and create a positive healthcare experience for patients, families, and caregivers.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/.
- U.S. Citizenship.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- English language proficiency required.
- Designated and/or random drug testing may be required.
- Background/suitability investigation required.
- Possess a licensure or certification by a state – advanced practice level.