CF Positions in the VA Boston Healthcare System

VA BOSTON HEALTHCARE CF Positions 2020-2021

The VA Boston Healthcare System announces TWO Clinical Fellowship (CF) positions for Fiscal Year 2021.  The starting date will be within the time frame of July through September 2020 negotiable depending on the availability of the successful candidate.

Recruitment begins NOW.  Applications will be accepted through February 05, 2020.

The appointment is 12 months, 2080 hours.

Each stipend is $43,612 + benefits = Total: $51,566

TWO full-time, one year (12 month) CF positions available.

*must be a US Citizen for this opportunity.

*Applicants with a strong academic background in adult anatomy, cognitive-communication disorders, dysphagia, evidence-based practice, language disorders, neuroscience, neurogenic communication disorders, and voice are preferred.

 

Interested applicants should submit the following for a completed application:

  1. A cover letter of interest in the position
  2. A Vitae/Resume
  3. Experience Document 2020 (see link below)
  4. Two signed letters of recommendation (emailed in packet by candidate or separately by reference)

We will accept completed applications ONLY (cover letter, resume, references, and experience document) and emailed as one document packet, from right now through COB February 05 and then pick the top 6-8 candidates from those for interview starting around February 26 with a plan to complete interviews, finalize the process, selecting two candidates on or around March 13.

Tentative start date is July through September 2020.   We intend to offer TWO distinct experiences with opportunity to share populations and settings for limited prescribed intervals.  One focus will be on Transitional (Geriatric) Care (Brockton), one focus on Rehab/Acute Care (West Roxbury).

VA Boston Healthcare System provides more traineeships to budding healthcare professionals than any VA in the country and the inter-professional experience is unmatched.  VABHS is the largest consolidated facility in VISN 1, encompasses 3 main campuses and our staff consists of 6.0 FTEE. The consolidated facility consists of the outpatient specialty Jamaica Plain Campus (Outpatient Voice Clinic, ALS Clinic), located in the heart of Boston’s Longwood Medical Community; the tertiary care West Roxbury Campus, located on the Dedham line; and the transitional care Brockton Campus, located 20 miles south of Boston.

Thanks for your interest, time, and consideration.

 

VA Boston Education Website:

Provides more information and all attachments for submission.  Click here to learn more.

Note: Send application and references electronically as a single packet (required).

References can also be accepted directly from the referring party if needed. 

 

Email all applications to:     

Gary D. Gramigna, Speech Pathology Supervisor at: gary.gramigna@va.gov

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