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VA NY Harbor Healthcare System

 

Jobs & Careers

Opportunities

By working for the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the Nation, you’ll have access to a wider range of opportunities and leadership positions at your fingertips.


Hiring of Disabled Veterans

VA has a Veteran Employment Services Office that oversees the recruitment of new veterans into the VA workforce, especially recently disabled combat veterans. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued guidance on the several laws that affect the employment rights of disabled veterans -- the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Uniformed Services Reemployment Rights Act. Information on the reemployment rights of uniformed service personnel can be found on Department of Labor web site at http://www.dol.gov/vets.

Hiring of OEF/OIF Veterans

Information for OEF/OIF Veterans seeking employment at medical centers and outpatient facilities can be found in our brochure.

Nursing Staff

If you are a nursing professional interested in working at the Brooklyn, Manhattan or St. Albans campuses, please call a Campus below and ask for the Nurse Recruiter:

Brooklyn Campus: 718-836-6600 x1346
Manhattan Campus: 212-686-7500 x3951
St. Albans Community Living Center: 718-836-6600 x1346

VA NY HARBOR HEALTHCARE SYSTEM IS NOW RECRUITING NURSES!
The following nursing positions all are BSN highly preferred. Please send resumes to Britta Jennings or Caroline Donahue.

Intermittent (Per Diem) Medical Surgical Registered Nurse positions are now available at the New York and Brooklyn Campuses (all shifts). Please email your resume with cover letter requesting consideration to Caroline Donahue.

  • Harborwide - Chief/Director, Infection Control, BSN/Master's Degree
  • Brooklyn Campus - Nurse Manager, MICU, BSN/Master's Degree
  • NY Campus - Surgical ICU RN's, Open Heart Experience
  • Brooklyn & NY Campuses - Medical ICU RN, ICU Experience
  • Brooklyn & NY Campuses Medical Surgical Intermittent (Per Diem) RNs, Experience preferred
  • Brooklyn & NY Campuses - OR Registered Nurses with OR Experience
  • St. Albans Campus - Long Term Care RNs
  • Psychiatric Registered Nurses
  • Brooklyn, NY & St. Albans Campuses - Nursing Assistants

 

Careers in the Psychology Field

Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn Campus Psychology Internship Program application and instructions

Manhattan Campus
Psychology Internship Program application and instructions

Pre-Doctoral Externships In Professional Psychology

Postdoctoral Clinical Psychology Fellowship with an Emphasis in Clinical Health Psychology and Interprofessional Training in Primary Care

Postdoctoral Clinical Psychology Fellowship with an Emphasis in Geropsychology, Clinical Health Psychology and Interprofessional Training in Geriatric Primary Care

Postdoctoral Fellowships Application Form

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)

CPE is an experience-based form of theological education that is led by a certified pastoral educator with a small group of peers in a common learning environment. The NY Harbor Healthcare System offers CPE (Level I/Level II) on a year long, full time basis, on a part time basis and as a summer program via three programs, the Residency Program, the Extended Unit Program and the Summer Unit Program, respectively. Contact the Chaplain at 212-686-7500 x6478 for more information. Review the Student Handbook and download the ACPE application form which is available at our CPE Center or from ACPE online in both PDF and Word formats.

Compensated Work Therapy (CWT)

CWT is a Department of Veterans Affairs clinical program which helps veterans who are recovering from a broad range of disabilities to achieve the highest level of vocational functioning possible. The NY Harbor CWT Program is CARF accredited, which means it meets rigorous guidelines for service and quality. Much of our programming is targeted at veterans recovering from homelessness, substance abuse, physical and psychiatric illness. We may also be helpful to veterans who simply need vocational advice or placement. Call (718) 439-4314 to consult on specific cases or visit the VA CWT national program web site for more information. Read more about the CWT programs.

Podiatric Residency & Clerkship Programs

Training for podiatry residents and students is offered. Read more about the Podiatric Residency & Clerkship Programs.


 

Brooklyn Campus
Human Resources Office

800 Poly Place
1st Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11209
8am-4:30pm
(718) 630-3660

Manhattan Campus
Human Resources Office

423 E 23 St
New York, NY 10010
8am-4:30pm
(212) 686-7500 x7635

St. Albans
Community Living Ctr
Human Resources Office

179-00 Linden Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11425
8am-4:30pm
(718) 526-1000

VA Job Applications and Forms

Application instructions specific to each job posting can be found at the end of the announcement. Some positions require you to apply online, while others require that you submit a paper application directly to each VA facility where you desire employment.

VA has several different application forms based on your occupation type. Look in the table below to find the correct application for your occupation, as well as additional required forms.

Responding to a Job Announcement

Be sure to follow the application instructions given in the job announcement. They are your primary guide for responding to a posted opening. Here are additional reminders for submitting an application:

  1. Please send your signed, completed application and any other required forms to the Organization Contact at the Organization Address, both of which are listed at the end of the job announcement.
  2. Write the Announcement Number, also listed at the end of the job announcement, on your application.
  3. Keep a copy of the entire application package for your records.

The documents below are in PDF format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them. Acrobat Reader software can be downloaded for free.

Form Number Form Description
Download 10-2850 Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists, and Chiropractors
Download 10-2850A Application for Advanced Practice Nurse, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Practitioner, and Registered Nurse
Download 10-2850B Application for Medical Residents
Download 10-2850C Application for Audiologist, Audiologist — Speech Pathologist, Biomedical Engineer, Blind Rehabilitation Specialist, Certified Registered Respiratory Therapist, Dental Technologist, Diagnostic Radiologic Technician, Dietitian, Expanded-function Dental Auxiliary, Kinesiotherapist, Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Instrument Technician, Medical Records Administrator, Medical Records Specialist, Medical Records Technician, Medical Technologist, Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Orthotist-Prosthetist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist, Physician Assistant, Psychologist, Prosthetic Representative, Registered Respiratory Therapy Technician, Social Worker, and Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist
Download OF-306 Declaration for Federal Employment form
Download OPM Form 1203 FX Qualifications and Availability Form C and Occupational Questionnaire
Download SF 15 Application for 10-point Veterans Preference
Download US Application
Cover Page
Use this cover page when faxing application materials for jobs posted by a Delegated Examining Unit, or in other limited cases when instructions indicate a fax will be accepted.