Social Worker, Chief Mental Health Officer


Vacancy ID: 1037639   Announcement Number: JV-14-084CM-1037639   USAJOBS Control Number: 360104200

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Vacancy Identification Number

1037639
1. Title of Job

Social Worker, Chief Mental Health Officer
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

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

17. Service Computation Date

18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Grant Piem

21. Geographic Availability

131610089 Decatur, GA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

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.

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

A. Yes
B. No

The following question pertains to your licensure and/or certification.  Note:  The Social Worker must maintain a full, valid and unrestricted independent license or certification to remain qualified for employment.

2.

Are you licensed or certified by a state at the advanced practice level which included an ASWB advanced generalist or clinical examination?

A. Yes
B. No

The following question pertains to your degree in Social Work.  You must have a master's degree in social work from a school of social work fully accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.  A doctoral degree in social work may not be substituted for the master's degree in social work.

3. Do you have a master's degree in social work from a school of social work full accredited by the Council on Social Work Education?

A. Yes
B. No

The following question pertains to your experience: In addition to meeting the basic requirement, individuals assigned as a Supervisory Social Worker must be licensed or certified at the advanced practice level.  Supervisory Social Workers have experience that demonstrates possession of advanced practice skills and judgment, demonstrating progressively more professional competency.  At least two years should be in an area of specialized social work practice.  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 knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) listed below. 

4.

Do you have at least one (1) year of professional social work experience equivalent to the next lower level ?

 

A. Yes.
B. No.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

5.

Knowledge and skill in management/administration, which includes supervision, consultation, negotiation, and monitoring.

Provide a narrative response to your knowledge and skill in management/administration, which includes supervision, consultation, negotiation, and monitoring.

6.

Knowledge of legal, ethical, and professional standards applicable to social worker practice.

Provide a narrative response to your knowledge of legal, ethical, and professional standards applicable to social worker practice.

7.

Demonstrated global knowledge of social work practice in health care and mental health settings including resources, and the policies and procedures pertaining to home and community based care, acute care, ambulatory care, long term care, performance measures, and clinical guidelines.

Provide a narrative to your ability to demonstrated global knowledge of social work practice in health care and mental health settings including resources, and the policies and procedures pertaining to home and community based care, acute care, ambulatory care, long term care, performance measures, and clinical guidelines.

8.

Ability to provide consultation to care line managers and other staff on social work qualifications standards, social work practice, social work productivity, and social work continuing education.

Provide a narrative to your ability to provide consultation to care line managers and other staff on social work qualifications standards, social work practice, social work productivity, and social work continuing education.

9. ABILITY TO PROVIDE SUPERVISION FOR SOCIAL WORKER LICENSURE AND PRACTICE SUPERVISION FOR FACILITY SOC

Provide a narrative to your ability to ability to provide supervision for social work licensure and practice supervision for facility social workers.

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.

10. 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:
VA Form 10-2850c - Application for Associated Health Occupations
CV or Resume
Proof of current certification, licensure or registration

Please choose the answers below that best describe your employment and experience. Note: "Target grade" is the highest grade included in this announcement.

1. If you are a permanent employee of the facility in which this vacancy is offered, choose one of the statements below. Otherwise, choose D.

A. I have not held the target grade of this vacancy, or a grade higher than the target grade, on a permanent basis.
B. I hold the target grade, or a higher grade than the target grade, on a permanent basis.
C. I held the target grade of this vacancy, or a grade higher than the target grade, on a permanent basis, but I am currently in a lower grade.
D. I am not a permanent employee of the facility where this vacancy is offered.