Supervisory Program Support Assistant

Veterans Health Administration - Department of Veterans Affairs

To qualify for this position you must meet the following requirements:
In accordance with 38 U.S.C. 7402(d), No person shall serve in direct patient care positions unless they are proficient in basic written and spoken English. You must be proficient in basic written and spoken English in order to meet the requirements of this position. ~AND~ You must have at least one (1) year of specialized experience that equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. To be creditable, specialized experience must have been equivalent to at least the GS-5 grade level in Federal service. Specialized experience includes: Experience providing example and training to new screeners; Ensuring minimum qualifications of screening are met; Experience working in health care related field or in a hospital. You will be rated on the following Competencies as part of the assessment questionnaire for this position:
CommunicationComputer SkillsLeadershipVehicle OperationVeteran and Customer Focus IMPORTANT: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. All experience listed on your resume must include the month and year start/end dates. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. 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; 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. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management’s website at https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/.
This position is in the Veterans and Employee Engagement Service at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, GA.