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 Health Aid (Screener) in Multiple Locations Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Health Aid (Screener) – Multiple Locations
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 446299Start Date: 04/27/2021End Date: 09/30/2021
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For GS-3: Successful completion of 1 year of study that included study in medical, health, or related fields. In addition to the basic requirement, you may qualify based on your experience and/or education as described below: General Experience: At the GS-3 grade level, Six (6) months of general experience. General experience includes: Customer service in a clinical setting, direct patient care, indirect patient care. OR Education: Applicants may substitute education for the experience required for the GS-3 level. Successful completion of one (1) year, beyond high school, of study that included study in medical, health, or related fields. A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education OR Combination: Applicants may also combine education and experience to qualify at the GS-03 level. To calculate, first identify the percentage of required education you have earned (when substituting, you cannot use the first 60 semester hours that you earned). Then identify the percentage of required experience you possess. Add the two percentages. The total percentage must equal at least 100 percent to qualify at the GS-XX. For example, an applicant who has 9 semester hours of graduate level education (i.e. 50% of graduate education required) and 6 months of creditable specialized experience (i.e. 50% of the required experience) would equal 100% of the required experience for the position A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education. There is no educational substitution for the GS-03 level. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and 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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