SPECIALIST FOR THE PRIMARY PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE (SPPV) Job in Grand Forks, North Dakota – Department of the Air Force



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 the Air Force. The opening is for a SPECIALIST FOR THE PRIMARY PREVENTION OF VIOLENCE (SPPV) in Grand Forks, North Dakota Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Air Combat Command, Department of the Air Force
Job ID: 408487
Start Date: 02/12/2021
End Date: 02/22/2021

Qualification Summary
In order to qualify, you must meet the specialized experience requirements described in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC POSITIONS, Series 0101 in conjunction with the Individual Occupational Requirements. BASIC REQUIREMENT OR INDIVIDUAL OCCUPATIONAL REQUIREMENT: Degree: Behavioral or social science; or related disciplines appropriate to the position OR
Combination of education and experience that provided the applicant with knowledge of one or more of the behavioral or social sciences equivalent to a major in the field OR
Four years of appropriate experience that demonstrated that the applicant has acquired knowledge of one or more of the behavioral or social sciences equivalent to a major in the field. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must have at least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower grade GS-11, or equivalent in other pay systems. Examples of specialized experience includes professional knowledge of social and behavioral sciences and/or public health practices, principles, and theories to develop and implement comprehensive violence-related primary prevention programs that prevent or lessen the impact of a wide range of psychosocial and environmental problems such as alcohol consumption and lack of social support; provide training for other installation personnel on issues related to the prevention of violence; coordinate programs. Note: You must submit a copy of your transcripts. FEDERAL TIME-IN-GRADE (TIG) REQUIREMENT FOR GENERAL SCHEDULE (GS) POSITIONS: Merit promotion applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade requirements to be considered eligible. One year at the GS-11 level is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-12 level. TIG applies if you are in a current GS position or held a GS position within the previous 52 weeks. NOTE: Applicants applying as VEOA candidates who are current GS civil service employees or are prior GS civil service employees within the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: 1. Comprehensive and professional knowledge of laws, regulations, and policies as well as behavioral, social science and/or public health practices principles and theories relating to the prevention of violence. 2. Thorough knowledge of a wide range of delivery systems relating to violence prevention and the multiple uses of such systems. 3. Skill and ability to provide professional advisory services, education and training to installation personnel and community agencies relating to primary prevention programs and activities. 4. Ability to formulate and conduct assessments and evaluations to implement primary prevention plans; and apply prevention and facilitation skills to individuals, families, and communities. 5. Ability to identify individual and community risk and protective factors in order to determine needed primary prevention activities to meet the needs of the base populace.6. Ability to work well with others in a team approach and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. VOLUNTEER WORK EXPERIENCE: Refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service Programs (i.e., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student and social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge and skills that can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

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