Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS)
Jobs & Careers
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.
At CAVHCS, we strive to hire only the best! Working with and for America's veterans is a privilege, and we pride ourselves on the quality of care we provide. If you have what it takes, please consider applying for one of our available positions.
Our hours are Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Visit our Career Center to view our announcements, complete any necessary materials, and submit your application package.
If you need additional information, please contact our Human Resources Management Service at Montgomery-West Campus by calling (334) 272-4670, ext. 4920 or calling Tuskegee-East Campus at (334) 727-0050, ext. 2757 or 3600.
If you are a nursing professional interested in working for CAVHCS, please contact the Nurse Recruiter, at the Montgomery-West Campus at (334) 272-4670, ext. 4310.
Pharmacy Residency Program
PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program Overview
The Postgraduate Year One (PGY-1) Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) located in Montgomery, Alabama, was established in 2012 with the purpose of preparing clinical pharmacy specialists for patient care positions or to prepare to pursue specialty training in a PGY-2 pharmacy residency program. Pharmacy residents who complete the residency program are competent clinicians with the experience required to provide excellent patient care in the most advanced practice settings, hold leadership positions within pharmacy departments as well as local and national pharmacy organizations, and provide experiential education rotations for student pharmacists.
Pharmacy practice resident training will take place in a variety of settings, including inpatient wards and ambulatory care clinics. The program offers the resident opportunities to provide medication-related care for patients with a wide variety of conditions, teaching responsibilities, as well as participation in practice management activities with pharmacy leadership staff.
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Internship in Clinical Psychology
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A description of employee benefits is available on the US Office of Personnel Management Employment and Benefits page*. Please note that benefits may differ for professional clinical occupations including physicians and registered nurses.
VA Job Applications and Forms
Application instructions specific to each job posting can be found at the end of the announcement in the “How to Apply” section. Most positions require you to apply online, while some healthcare positions allow you to merely submit a resume/curriculum vitae to be considered. Each announcement also includes a “Required Documents” section that lists all the forms and documents required to be considered.
VA has several different application forms based on your occupation type. If the job announcement requires a particular application in the “Required Documents” section of the announcement, look in the table below to find the correct form for your occupation, as well as additional required forms.
Responding to a Job Announcement
Be sure to follow the “How to Apply” and “Required Documents” instructions given in the job announcement. They are your primary guide for responding to a posted opening. The vast majority of positions require an online application with the exception of a few healthcare occupations therefore it is important to fully complete the online application process after which you should receive a system-generated confirmation via email.
If you are unable to comply with the application instructions and require assistance or if you have additional questions, you should contact the point of contact in the “Agency contact information” section at the bottom of the announcement.
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 10-2850C||Application for Associated Health Occupations|
|Download 10-2850D||Application for Health Professions Trainees|
|Download OF-306||Declaration for Federal Employment form|
|Download SF 15||Application for 10-point Veterans Preference|
|Instructions for Faxing||The How to Apply section of the job announcement will provide instructions for faxing documents, if it is an accepted method for submitting items for that job announcement.|