The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a LPMHC High Risk Coordinator (RRTP) in White City, Oregon Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
LPMHC High Risk Coordinator (RRTP) – White City, Oregon
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 98177Start Date: 05/16/2019End Date: 06/07/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 06/07/2019. Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Education. Hold a master’s degree in mental health counseling, or a related field, from a program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). Examples of related mental health counseling fields include, but are not limited to, Addiction Counseling; Community Counseling; Gerontology Counseling; Marital, Couple, and Family Counseling; and Marriage and Family Therapy. A doctoral degree in mental health counseling may not be substituted for the master’s degree in mental health counseling. Licensure and Registration. Persons hired or reassigned to Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor positions in the GS-0101 series in VHA must hold a full, current, and unrestricted license to independently practice mental health counseling, which includes diagnosis and treatment. There is no licensure exemption for this position. English Language Proficiency. Physicians appointed to direct patient-care positions must be proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402(d) and 7407(d). Preferred Experience: Two (2) years’ experience with a LPMHC or equivalent. Grade Determinations:
In order to qualify for the GS-0101-12 Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor Program Coordinator, candidates must have at least 1 year of progressively complex experience equivalent to the GS-0101-11 grade level. Experience must have been in a major specialty treatment program area such as, but not limited to, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), mental health intensive case management (MHICM), or other areas of equivalent scope and complexity. Experience must demonstrate possession of advanced practice skills and judgment, demonstrating progressively more professional competency. To be creditable, the experience must have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, and abilities associated with current mental health counseling practice. Experience satisfying this requirement must be active professional practice at the post-master’s degree level, which is paid/non-paid employment as a professional mental health counselor. Experience is only creditable if it is post-master’s degree experience as a mental health counselor directly related to the position to be filled. Qualifying experience must also be at a level comparable to LPMHC experience at the next lower grade level (GS-0101-11). The following position specific experience is preferred for this Workplace Violence Coordinator LPMHC Program Coordinator position: Demonstrates having worked in a comparable setting for 2-3 years working with a population similar in complexity and have coordinator experience. References: VA HANDBOOK 5005/42 PART II APPENDIX G43 The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-12. The actual grade at which an applicant may be selected for this vacancy is in the range of GS-12 to GS-12. Physical Requirements: See VA Directive and Handbook 5019.
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