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Rehabilitation Counselor – Danville, Illinois
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 323092Start Date: 09/10/2020End Date: 09/30/2020
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: Must possess a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling or clinical rehabilitation counseling from a rehabilitation counseling program accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). If the applicant’s degree was granted prior to July 1, 2017, the program must be accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education. OR Must possess a master’s degree in counseling or clinical rehabilitation counseling from a college or university accredited by a national or regional accrediting body accredited by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). OR Must possess a master’s or doctoral degree in a related field of study with course content that emphasized rehabilitation, counseling, disability, therapy, health, employment, wellness, or human development from a college or university accredited by a national or regional accrediting body accredited by CHEA. OR Foreign graduates with a degree acceptable by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC). Certification: Current, full and unrestricted certification as a certified rehabilitation counselor (CRC) from the CRCC to practice vocational rehabilitation counseling. GS-12 Grade Determinations: Experience: Completion of one year of professional experience equivalent to the next lower grade level directly related to the position being filled.
AND Demonstrated Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
In addition to the experience above, the candidate must demonstrate all of the following KSAs: Skill in program management/administration of a wide range of rehabilitation program, including such areas as clinical specialties, finance and application of specialized practices for effective rehabilitation service delivery. Theoretical and practical knowledge of a range of rehabilitation delivery systems for the development, implementation, management and growth of rehabilitation programs and services. Ability to analyze organizational and operational problems and to develop and implement solutions that result in sound operation of the major specialty treatment program, such as a CWT program. Ability to communicate, both orally and in writing, to make clear, convincing presentations and reports, represent the agency and assigned program areas and explain recommended proposals to local and national leadership. References: VA Handbook 5005/133 Part II Appendix G62 Rehabilitation Counselor Qualification Standard The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-12. Physical Requirements: The physical demands of the work are generally minor. The work is primarily sedentary, although the stress involved in dealing continually with persons in emotional distress and who may be uncooperative and occasionally assaultive makes this work notably more demanding than most sedentary positions. The incumbent may be expected to assume an irregular tour of duty, which may include evening hours and weekends.
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