Acos Mental Health Psychologist Job in WHITE CITY, OR

Vacancy No. 10494120-CBAP-FY19-KC Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $89,370.00 to $116,181.00 Grade 14 to 14
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 5/15/2019 Close Date 6/6/2019
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 05/15/2019 to 06/06/2019

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 14

  • Salary

    $89,370 to $116,181 per year

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy.

Telework eligible


This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

This vacancy announcement is open to the public.

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  • Duties



    Recruitment/Relocation Incentives: Incentives may be authorized for highly qualified candidates who possess unique skills and abilities. The VA offers PCS services. PCS is the relocation of a household due to government convenience. For more information go to: .

    EDRP: Applicants may be eligible to apply for an education loan reimbursement under the provisions of the EDRP. Acceptance into the program is based on the availability of funds and is not guaranteed.

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    The incumbent serves as Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health Service for the integrated health care system. This is a shared position, you will be required to travel between 2 Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) on a regular basis - Klamath Falls and Grants Pass, Oregon.

    The VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics (SORCC) is actively seeking a well-qualified psychiatrist with strong leadership and interpersonal skills to service as the Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health. The incumbent will report directly to the Chief of Staff and work with the Care Line Manager, Program Managers, Group Practice Manager and Associate Chief Nurse of Mental Health to advance a comprehensive patient management/clinical support program. In addition to excellent leadership skills, the ideal candidate has strong working knowledge of VA performance measures and is proficient in the principles of System Redesign. The incumbent will call upon their experience in health care operations and planning to implement and promote efficient patient flow and timely access. As a change agent, the Associate Chief of Staff to Mental Health will promote innovation, inspire organizational excellence, and engage the work force. The incumbent will need to demonstrate knowledge of VHA and other accrediting bodies standards and regulations. The ideal candidate will bring leadership experience in integrating Mental Health and Domiciliary Services, activating new clinic spaces, enhancing telehealth services, developing new clinical programs and strengthening academic relationships.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Requirements
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