Social Worker - Patient Care Job in Grand Island, NE

Vacancy No. CBSY-12189492-24-JH Department Veterans Health Administration
Salary $59,402.00 to $93,429.00 Grade 9 to 11
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/31/2023 Close Date 9/30/2024
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Grand Island, NE

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


The incumbent provides veterans in the Outpatient Clinics with high quality case management, clinic I treatment, advocacy, and to coordinate linkage with appropriate VA and community service providers/agencies as needed by the client. This is accom1plished in collaboration with the primary care interdisciplinary treatment teams as 1ppropriate. As a social worker, the incumbent demonstrates innovation, creativity, expertise and skill in an expeditious and efficient manner.

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Clarification from the agency

This is a PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT and is open to Federal employees from agencies other than the Department of Veterans Affairs and All US Citizens. If you are a current permanent employee of the VA, you should apply under the internal announcement number CBSY-12189491-24-JH

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

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