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INTERDISCIPLINARY (SOCIAL WORKER OR PSYCHOLOGIST) – Dahlgren, Virginia
Commander, Navy Installations, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 507758Start Date: 09/13/2021End Date: 10/14/2021
This position has a selective placement factor that will be used to screen out ineligible candidates. The selective placement factor is: This position is a TIER THREE clinical care provider. Applicants must meet all of the following requirements as outlined in SECNAVINST 1754.7A: State or U.S. territory license or certification that provides legal authority to provide clinical services as an independent practitioner. When the state or U.S. territory licensing or certification requirements include a written examination, candidates for privileging, must have achieved a passing score on that examination. Possess at least a master’s degree in one of following social work or counseling fields: A. Must fulfill all of the requirements for the master’s degree in social work in a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, or ; B. Satisfactory completion of 2 full academic years of graduate study directly related to professional work in counseling psychology, or satisfactory completion in an accredited educational institution of all the requirements for a master’s degree directly related to counseling psychology is required. Have engaged in 2 years, that includes at least 2,000 hours, full-time, post-masters supervised clinical experience. Two years of specialized experience in domestic abuse and child abuse counseling or treatment. Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector: 1) Performs clinical management duties, which includes receiving initial reports of suspected child and spouse abuse; 2) Provides planning, risk assessments, treatment, and/or education services related to child abuse and spouse abuse; 3) Provides short term, solution focused psychological counseling for individuals, couples, families, and/or groups utilizing outcomes based therapeutic modalities; 4) Develops, and facilitates group treatment programs to address the needs of families, such as marital groups, domestic violence offender or victim support groups; 5) Provide after hours and/or weekend emergency crisis intervention and immediate safety planning in response to child and spouse abuse and adult sexual assault reports; 6) Educates and/or provides case specific consultation to agencies about counseling services, family maltreatment, safety and risk assessments, clinical issues, treatment, and maltreatment case review processes. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-PROF https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-PROF Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, 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.
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