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 Social Worker Program Coordinator in Roseburg, Oregon Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Social Worker Program Coordinator – Roseburg, Oregon
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 155179Start Date: 09/30/2019End Date: 10/18/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 10/18/2019. 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. English Language Proficiency: Dietitians must be proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402. Education: Have a master’s degree in social work from a school of social work fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Graduates of schools of social work that are in candidacy status do not meet this requirement until the School of Social Work is fully accredited. A doctoral degree in social work may not be substituted for the master’s degree in social work. Licensure/ Certification: Persons hired or reassigned to social worker positions in the GS-185 series in VHA must be licensed or certified by a state to independently practice social work at the master’s degree level. Individuals assigned as social worker program coordinator must be licensed or certified at the advanced practice level, and must be able to provide supervision for licensure. Grade Determinations: GS-12; Resume must demonstrate at least 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade. Experience and Education: Experience must demonstrate possession of advanced practice skills and judgment, demonstrating progressively more professional competency. Candidate may have certification or other post-master’s degree training from a nationally recognized professional organization or university that includes a defined curriculum/course of study and internship, or equivalent supervised professional experience. Demonstrated Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities. In addition to the experience above, the candidate must demonstrate all of the following KSAs: 1. Knowledge of program coordination and administration which includes consultation, negotiation, and monitoring.
2. Knowledge and ability to write policies, procedures, and/or practice guidelines for the program. 3. Ability to supervise multidisciplinary staff assigned to the program. 4. Skill in organizing work, setting priorities, meeting multiple deadlines, and evaluating assigned program area(s). 5. Ability to provide training, orientation, and guidance within clinical practice. References: VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G39 “Social Worker Qualification Standard GS-0185 Veterans Health Administration”. The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-12. Physical Requirements: The individual spends much of his/her day doing deskwork and interacting with people face to face and on the telephone. Prolonged sitting is required as well as the ability to type. Prolonged driving to and from the various care facilities is also required. Light lifting may be required to help veterans move into facilities.
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