Clinical Psychologist


Vacancy ID: 778772   Announcement Number: MEM-13-015-778772B-MT   USAJOBS Control Number: 339314100

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

778772

 


1. Title of Job

Clinical Psychologist 

 


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

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4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

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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 specialty code(s) for this position is (are):
001 Clinical Psychologist

21. Geographic Availability

The location code(s) for this position is (are):

 


471620157 Memphis, 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:

Select the appropriate answer to each of the following questions based on your current level of education and/or experience that demonstrates your ability to perform the duties of this position. When answering the questionnaire, remember that your experience and education are subject to verification by investigation. You may be asked to provide specific examples or documentation of experience or education as proof to support your answers, or you may be required to verify a response by a practical demonstration of your claimed ability to perform a task.

CANDIDATES MUST BE U.S. CITIZENS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS POSITION.

1. Are you a U.S. Citizen?

A. Yes
B. No

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 perform the duties of this position.

2. Are you proficient in basic written and spoken English?

A. Yes
B. No

The following questions pertain to your licensure and/or certification.  Note:  The Psychologist must hold a full, current, and unrestricted license to practice psychology at the doctoral level in a State, Territory, Commonwealth of the United States, or the District of Columbia

3. Are you licensed or certified by a state to practice psychology at the doctoral level?

A. Yes
B. No

Licensure requirement may be waived by the Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs for a period not to exceed two (2) years from the date of employment on the condition that the psychologist provide care only under the supervision of a licensed psychologist.

4. Are you a non-licensed psychologist and meet the eligibility requirements as stated above?

A. Yes
B. No

The following questions pertain to your degree in Psychology and psychology internship training program.  You must have a doctoral degree in psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). AND have successfully completed a professional psychology internship training program that has been accredited by APA.

5. Do you have a doctoral degree in psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association?

A. Yes
B. No

New Veterans Health Administration (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 on-year pre-doctoral internships prior to PL 96-151 (pre-1979) are considered to be acceptable in fulfillment of the internship requirements.

6. Have you successfully completed a VHA internship program meeting the requirements above?

A. Yes
B. No

7. Have you successfully completed a professional psychology internship training program that has been accredited by APA?

A. Yes
B. No

This announcement is being used to fill multiple Psychologist vacancies with the VA Medical Center Memphis.  Below are the different specialities in which you may be considered.  Please select the responses that reflect your consideration preferences.

8. I wish to be considered for the Spinal Cord Injury Clinic.

A. Yes
B. No

9. I wish to be considered for the Pain Clinic.

A. Yes
B. No

10. I wish to be considered for the Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (Outpatient) program.

A. Yes
B. No

11. If I am not selected for any of the assignments chosen, I wish to be considered for any future vacancy(s) that may occur regardless of the specialty.  I understand that this consideration is only acceptable prior to the expiration of the certificate.

A. Yes
B. No

Certification of Understanding - Select the appropriate answer to the statement below.  Failure to provide an answer will result in your not being considered for this position.

12. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.  I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled; I may be denied an appointment; or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731).  I understand that any information I give may be investigated and that responding "No" or providing no response to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I understand the information provided above and certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.
B. No, I do not certify this information and do not wish to be considered for this position.

REMINDER- you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:

  1. VA Form 10-2850c - Application for Associated Health Occupations ( required - if selected)
  2. CV or Resume
  3. Proof of current certification, licensure or registration
  4. Transcripts

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE DOCUMENTATION REMINDER-You must submit proper documentation if you are claiming eligibility for veteran's preference, which includes a copy of your DD-214 (member copy 4 or earlier version that shows character of service). Applicant's claiming 10-Point preference must also submit an SF-15, Application for 10-Point Veteran's Preference along with the required documentation listed on the form (such as verification of service-connected disability percentage). For more information on the Veteran's Preference, go to www.opm.gov/veterans.