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Social Worker Program Coordinator

Gainesville, FL

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Social Worker Program Coordinator
The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System, Social Work Service is currently recruiting for one (1) Social Worker Program Coordinator (ACP-GOCC), at the Gainesville VA Medical Center, FL.
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Responsible for implementing Advance Care Planning (ACP) Group Visit (GV) process and Goals of Care Conversations (GOCC) throughout the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System. They are the ACP-GV diffusion initiative site group facilitator/coordinator.
Provides daily operations and clinical management for the program, to include direct patient care. Is a subject matter expert for understanding related State and Federal laws; documentation requirements, and clinical implementation requirements.
Responsible for the monitoring, reporting and tracking program growth in a national data base.
Attends trainings and calls to advance knowledge.
Consults with a variety of stakeholders on to accomplish the work of the program. Responsible for the programs budget/ fund control points. Uses data for performance improvement efforts to improve the effectiveness/efficiency for the program. Must be a skilled communicator capable of developing effective partnerships within the VA, local, state and other federal agencies, and non-governmental organizations.
Required to travel throughout the patient service area of NF/SG VHS to provide education, direct care to Veterans and family members/caregivers, and conduct outreach/educational meetings. Participates in direct Veteran face-to-face clinic contracts, telephone contacts, Clinical Video Telehealth, Video on Demand contacts and other ways to communication.
Creates educational tools, develops programs and implements training focused on ACP-GV-GOCC. Provides education and in-service training to VA employees, Veterans, families and caregivers, and other governmental and non-governmental community partners. Facilitates Advance Care Planning groups (face-to-face or VANTS telephone line) and educational programs. Distributes educational materials provided by VA, local, state and national organizations.
Skill in the Microsoft Office Suite programs, is essential. Expertise in execution of data management/evaluation is critical. Must exercise mature professional judgment. May also participate in the student training program, new employee orientation, and, serve on facility, VISN, and national committees and workgroups with supervisory approval. Work hours will be set hours and may include night and weekends.
Work Schedule:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Work hours will be set hours and may include night and weekends.
nancial Disclosure Report:
* Not required
Travel Required
75% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Supervisory status
Promotion Potential
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Conditions of Employment
You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
You may be required to serve a probationary period
Subject to a background/security investigation
Must be proficient in written and spoken English
Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
Must possess a valid State issued drivers lincese.
Basic Requirements:
Be a citizen of the United States. Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
. Have a master's degree in social work from a school of social work fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Graduates of schools of social work that are in candidacy status do not meet this requirement until the school of social work is fully accredited. A doctoral degree in social work may not be substituted for the master's degree in social work. Verification of the degree can be made by going to the CSWE website to verify if that social work degree meets the accreditation standards for a master of social work.
English Language Proficiency
. Social workers must be proficient in spoken and written English in accordance with VA Handbook 5005, Part II, chapter 3, section A, paragraph 3j.
Persons hired or reassigned to social worker positions in the GS-185 series in VHA must be licensed or certified by a state to independently practice social work at the master's degree level. Current state requirements may be found on the OHRM website. Senior Social Workers are licensed or certified to independently practice social work at an advanced level.
GS-12 Social Worker Program Coordinator
Experience, Education and Licensure
. Individuals assigned as social worker program coordinator or manager must be licensed or certified at the advanced practice level. Their experience must demonstrate possession of advanced practice skills and judgment, demonstrating progressively more professional competency. They may have certification or other post-master's degree training from a nationally recognized professional organization or university that includes a defined curriculum/course of study and internship, or equivalent supervised professional experience. In addition, the candidate must demonstrate the professional KSAs in subparagraph (b) below.
Demonstrated Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
. In-depth knowledge of the program coordinated, and demonstrated knowledge and ability to write policies, procedures, and/or practice guidelines for the program.
. Knowledge and skill in management/administration, which includes supervision, consultation, negotiation, and monitoring.
. Ability to supervise multidisciplinary staff assigned to the program.
. Ability to organize work, set priorities, meet multiple deadlines, and evaluate assigned program area(s).
. Ability to provide training, orientation, consultation and guidance within clinical specialization of practice.
Physical Requirements:
Able to meet the physical demands of the position, to include sitting, standing, frequent walking, reasonable accommodations may be made to to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. they must have good manual dexterity. must be able to express or exchange ideas by means of spoken and written word. Must be able to view and ready information on a computers screens.
VA Handbook 5005/50, Part II, Appendix G39
The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-12.
A transcript must be submitted with your application if you are basing all or part of your qualifications on education.
Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: ****If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: ****Additional information
This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.
It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment.
This position is in the Excepted Service and does not confer competitive status.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members.
If you are unable to apply online view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application.
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How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Your application, résumé, C.V., and/or supporting documentation will be verified. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect consideration for employment.
The Professional Standards Board (a peer-review group) will review the selected candidate's education and experience and recommend the grade and salary at which the candidate will be placed. For internal selectees eligible for promotion, the board will determine grade and HR will determine step in accordance with policy.
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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Background checks and security clearance
Security clearance
Public Trust - Background Investigation
Drug test required
Required Documents
Required Documents
You must provide a complete Signed Application Package which includes:
1. CV or Resume (Required).
Resume must include the vacancy announcement number, position title, grade, how to contact you, descriptions of jobs held including the name and address of the employer, job title, description of duties, beginning and ending date, (month and year) of employment, and average hours worked per week.
2. VA Form 10-2850c - Application for Associated Health Occupations
(Available at ****)
* (Required)
3. SF-50 Notification of Personnel Action
- Must include latest SF-50 showing grade, step and salary. (Award SF-50s will not be accepted.) (Required)
4. Transcripts
- Copy of Transcripts showing Master's Degree in Social Work
* (Required) (Must show your name, name of school, degree and date conferred).
5. License/Certification
- Copy of current License/Certification in a state at the advanced practice level ( Required).
6. Copy of State issued Driving Transcripts
: These can be obtained from the State Department of Motor Vehicles of the state your license is from or the State Dept. of Motor Vehicles Website Must include your driving history and driver's license information. (must be dated within the dates of this announcement.
* (Required)
7. Copy of Driver's License:
Must be current and legible when uploaded. (if it is not legible, it will be considered unreadable and could disqualify you.) (Required)
8. OF-306, Declaration of Federal Employment
, available at ****must be completed with signature in section 17a (DO NOT SIGN 17B)
* (Requested)
The following documents are accepted, and may be required if applicable to your eligibility and/or qualifications for this position. Please use this checklist to ensure you have included all documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), SF-50's.
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal benefits.
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Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.
How to Apply
How to Apply
All applicants are encouraged to apply online. To apply for this position, you must complete the full questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below. The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (ET) on 08/30/2018 to receive consideration.
To begin, click Apply Online to create a USAJOBS account or log in to your existing account. Follow the prompts to select your USA JOBS resume and/or other supporting documents and complete the occupational questionnaire.
Click Submit My Answers to submit your application package.
It is your responsibility to ensure your responses and appropriate documentation is submitted prior to the closing date.
To verify your application is complete, log into your USA JOBS account, ****select the Application Status link and then select the more information link for this position. The Details page will display the status of your application, the documentation received and processed, and any correspondence the agency has sent related to this application. Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the virus scan process. To return to an incomplete application, log into your USA JOBS account and click Update Application in the vacancy announcement. You must re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USA JOBS account or your application will be incomplete.
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Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
1601 Southwest Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
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Next steps
Once your online application is submitted you will receive a confirmation notification by email. After we receive application packages (including all required documents) and the vacancy announcement closes, we will review applications to ensure qualification and eligibility requirements are met. After the review is complete, a referral certificate(s) is issued and applicants will be notified of their status by email. Referred applicants will be notified as such and may be contacted directly by the hiring office for an interview. All referred applicants receive a final notification once a selection decision has been made.
You may check the status of your application at any time by logging into your USA Jobs account and clicking on Applications. Information regarding your application status can be found in the USAJobs Help Center.
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Fair & Transparent
Fair & Transparent
The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent. Please read the following guidance.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job applicants
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Reasonable Accommodation Policy
Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process should follow the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.
A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits.
Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodations when:
An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to apply for a job.
An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and office-sponsored events.
You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations or how to contact an agency.
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Financial suitability
Social security number request
Privacy Act
Signature and false statements
Selective Service
New employee probationary period
This job originated on ****For the full announcement and to apply, visit ****Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at ****will be considered.
Open & closing dates:
08/09/2018 to 08/30/2018
Pay scale & grade:
GS 12
$73,375 to $95,388 per year
Appointment type:
Work schedule:
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