Job opening: Survivor Outreach Service Program Specialist
Salary: $71 995 - 93 591 per year
Published at: Aug 09 2023
Employment Type: Full-time
About the Position: This position is located at the US Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) in Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Serves as USASOC?s appointed Survivor Advocate.
Coordinates and maintains professional standards of service and ensures that Survivor Outreach program functions are carried out in accordance with governing laws, policies, regulations, and professional standards of service.
Ensures collaboration with key partner organizations and agencies.
Identifies, analyzes, and evaluates actual and/or potential problem areas, drawing from trend data and knowledge of the organizations.
Documents and develops trend analysis, briefing charts, executive summaries, or report documents.
- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
- Obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.
- Work may occasionally require travel away from the normal duty station on military or commercial aircraft up to 20%.
- Employee may be required to work extended or other than normal duty hours to include evenings and weekends and may be subject to recall due to the nature of the work.
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
30 Percent or More Disabled VeteransCurrent Department of Army Civilian EmployeesDefense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS) Interchange AgreementDomestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceExecutive Order (E.O.) 12721Interagency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473People with Disabilities, Schedule APriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.
Basic Requirement: Survivor Outreach Service Program Specialist.
Degree: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in behavioral or social science, or related disciplines appropriate to the position, such as Social Services, Social Work, Psychology, or Sociology.
Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience that provided the applicant with knowledge of one or more of the behavioral or social sciences equivalent to a major in the field.
Experience: Four years of appropriate experience that demonstrated that the applicant has acquired knowledge of one or more of the behavioral or social sciences equivalent to a major in the field.
In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:
Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes 1) working with survivors to provide long term support through coordination of support services and resources; and 2) developing a variety of innovative methods to promote program awareness; and 3) planning and coordinating events for survivors. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09).
Education: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position, such as: Social Services, Social Work, Psychology, or Sociology.
Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond the second year (total graduate semester hours minus 36) by 18.
Add the two percentages.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Computer LiteracyInterpersonal SkillsPartneringTeaches Others
Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-09).
If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html
- Address DN-APF-W49BAA US ARMY SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
DO NOT MAIL
Fort Liberty, NC 28310
- Name: Army Applicant Help Desk
- Email: [email protected]