Psychologist


Vacancy ID: 764396   Announcement Number: JK-12-SEO-764396   USAJOBS Control Number: 328542300

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 764396


1. Title of Job

Psychologist


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

The occupational specialty will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one occupational specialty code for this position. The specialty code for this position is:


001 Psychologist (Outpatient)

21. Geographic Availability

The geographic location code will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


471750149 Murfreesboro, TN

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The assessment part of the questionnaire includes questions about your eligibility, minimum qualifications, and KSAs (knowledges, skills and abilities) related to this position.

ELIGIBILITY:  The following section is used to determine your eligibility for this vacancy.

Area of Consideration - Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) in response to the following questions

1. I am a citizen of the United States.

A. Yes
B. No

2. I am proficient in spoken and written English.  (To be appointed under authority of 38 U.S.C., chapter 73 or 74, to serve in a direct patient-care capacity in VHA, applicants must be proficient in written and spoken English.)

A. Yes
B. No

3. I

    (1) Have a doctoral degree in psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).  The specialty area of the degree must be consistent with the assignment for which the applicant is to be employed.

 

    AND

 

    (2)  Have successfully completed a professional psychology internship training program that has been accredited by APA.  Exceptions: (1) new VHA psychology internship programs that are in the process of applying for APA accreditation are acceptable in fulfillment of the internship requirement, provided that such programs were sanctioned by the VHA Central Office Program Director for Psychology and the VHA Central Office of Academic Affiliations at the time that the individual was an intern and (2) VHA facilities who offered full one-year pre-doctoral internships prior to PL 96-151 (pre-1979) are considered to be acceptable in fulfillment of the internship requirement.

A. Yes
B. No

4. Hold a full, current, and unrestricted license to practice psychology at the doctoral level in a State, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States (e.g., Puerto Rico), or the District of Columbia.

A. I possess an unrestricted license to practice psychology at the doctoral level in a State, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States (e.g., Puerto Roco), or the District of Columbia.
B. I cannnot possess an unrestricted license to practice psychology at the doctoral level in a State, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States (e.g., Puerto Roco), or the District of Columbia within 2 years of appointment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  This section includes questions about the qualifications for this vacancy.

5. At least 1 year of professional psychologist experience equivalent to the next lower grade level.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal service. At this level supervisory psychologists typically have collateral supervisory duties primarily for non-professional staff, although a small number of professional staff may be supervised as well (i.e., less than three). Supervisory psychologists at this level may be assigned to any program area and may be involved in program evaluation and/or research activities. At this level, supervisory psychologists independently provide psychological services at all levels of complexity and consult with peers and supervisors as appropriate
B. I do not have the specialized experience as described above.

VETERANS' PREFERENCE - Veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were separated under honorable conditions may be eligible for veterans' preference.  For service after October 15, 1976, the veteran must have received a Campaign Badge, Expeditionary Medal, a service connected disability, or have served during the Gulf War between August 2, 1990 and January 2, 1992 or for more than 180 consecutive days, other than on the date prescribed by Presidential proclamation or by law as the last day of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  To claim veterans' preference, veterans should be ready to provide a copy of their DD-214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, or other proof.  Veterans with service connected disability and others claiming "10 point preference" will need to submit Form SF-15, Application for 10-point Veterans' Preference.

6. Please choose the ONE statement below that applies to you.

A. I am eligible for tentative ("5-point") preference.
B. I am eligible for "10-point" preference as a 30% or more compensably disabled veteran.
C. I am eligible for "10-point" preference as a compensably disabled veteran (less than 30%).
D. I am eligible for widow or spouse preference.
E. I am not eligible for veterans' preference.

7. Your rating is subject to verification based on the résumé, narratives and other relevant documents you submit, and through verification of references as appropriate. Deliberate attempts to falsify information are grounds for non-selection and for termination. In addition, falsifying information on your application can result in your being barred from Federal employment. Please choose A to certify that your answers are accurate and complete.

A. I certify that my answers are accurate and complete.
B. I do not wish to certify. I understand that I will not be considered for this position.