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Celebrate National Nurses Month with VA and explore a new nursing career

In honor of National Nurses Month and in celebration of VHA’s 75th anniversary, VA thanks its nurses and highlights nursing career opportunities.


12 reasons to consider a VA career as a long-term care nurse

Working as a long-term care nurse at VA, you’ll help provide a home away from home for Veterans needing around-the-clock skilled nursing care.


Female Veterans wanted for leadership trainee program

VA encourages female Veterans to apply for a 24-month management trainee program in environmental management services with non-competitive placement.


Discover the benefits of a VA psychiatry career at the APA virtual meeting

VA will host a virtual career booth at the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, May 1-3 for those interested in a VA psychiatry career.


Get career-ready with a paid VA internship

Through the federal Pathways Internship Program, you can get real-world experience doing work that makes a difference at VA.


How VA supports military families on the job and at home

Benefits like onsite child care, telework and generous PTO ensure that VA’s Veteran employees and their families feel supported at work and home.


4 strategies for Veterans rebounding from a rejection letter

While it may be disappointing, getting a rejection letter can actually help you in your job search. It offers you an opportunity to learn from the process …


Get ready for your VA job interview with these 10 tips

You’ve searched, you’ve applied and you’ve tinkered with your resume countless times. Now, you’ve landed that coveted job interview! Just one last …


Video: Enjoy a versatile social work career helping Veterans

Stacy Pommer, LMSW, appeared on VA Careers' Talk About It Tuesday broadcast to discuss the variety of social work careers at VA.


Advance your nursing career with financial support from VA

For Debbie Sommer, being a VA nurse has paid off, both personally and professionally. Throughout nursing school, Sommer always knew she wanted to work at …


VA seeks medical assistants, technologists to support Veteran care

Medical support assistants and medical technologists at VA help ensure that millions of Veterans across the country receive the care they need.


Land a job at VA with these federal resume tips

Preparing one resume to apply for private sector and federal jobs is a common mistake. Learn how to tailor your resume to help you get hired at VA.