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 Senior Social Worker – Veterans Justice Program (VJP) Program Specialist in Dayton, Ohio Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Senior Social Worker – Veterans Justice Program (VJP) Program Specialist – Dayton, Ohio
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 103916Start Date: 05/31/2019End Date: 06/20/2019
Basic Requirements: United States Citizen Proficient in spoken and written English. Master’s Degree in social work from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Must be licensed in Ohio with supervisory designation (LISW-SUPV). Must possess a valid state issued driver’s license. Grade Determinations:
GS-12: Must possess one year of experience at the GS-11 level or equivalent. To be creditable, the experience must have required the use of knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics associated with current professional social work practice. Senior Social Workers/Advance Practice Social Workers must possess at least two years of post-LISW experience in an area of specialized social work practice. Experience and education satisfying this requirement must be active professional practice, which is paid/non-paid employment as a professional social worker, as defined by the appropriate state licensing board. In addition, candidates must possess experience that demonstrates possession of advanced practice level by the ability to expand clinical knowledge in the profession, provide consultation and guidance to colleagues, role model effective social work practice skills, teach or provide orientation to less experienced social workers, and develop innovations in practice interventions. References: VA Handbook 5005/23, Part II, Appendix G39 The full performance level of this vacancy is a GS-12. Physical Requirements: Lifting and carrying light objects under 15 pounds, using two hands, walking for up to two hours. Ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination, correctable vision, hearing with or without aid, depth perception and ability to distinguish basic colors and emotional and mental stability.
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