General Education And Training Job for the Air Force Personnel Center
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below.
Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience.
If qualifying based on education, a copy of your unofficial transcripts must be provided with your application.BASIC REQUIREMENT: Option A: You must havea degree: that included or was supplemented by major study in education or in a subject-matter field appropriate to the position such as child development, early childhood education, elementary education, special education or other related fields appropriate to this position.
(NOTE: You must submit copies of your official college transcripts if choosing this response).*OR* Option B: You have a combination of education and experience -- courses equivalent to a major in education, or in a subject-matter field appropriate to the position, plus appropriate experience or additional course work that provided knowledge comparable to that normally acquired through the successful completion of the 4-year course of study described in A' above.
(NOTE: You must submit copies of your official college transcripts if choosing this response).**PLUS**Meet ONE of the FOUR options of the MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENT:Option A: You have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to at least the GS-05 grade level in the federal service that involved teaching young children in a preschool, early elementary school, church school, or day care center.
This specialized experience should demonstrate the following: (1) Skill in developing curricula which covers physical, emotional, social and cognitive development; and (2) Ability to handle emergency type situations common in dealing with small children; and (3) Possess professional knowledge of principles, theories, concepts and practices of childhood development encompassing school-age youth.
Option B: You have completed 1 full year of graduate level education that provided you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of a GS-07 Supv School Age Program Coordinator.
(NOTE: You must submit copies of your college transcripts if choosing this response).Option C: Youhave a combination of education and experience to qualify for this position.
First determine your total qualifying education as a percentage of the education required for the grade level stated in B' above; then determine your total qualifying experience as a percentage of the experience required for the grade level stated in A' above; finally, add the two percentages.
The total percentage must equal at least 100 percent to qualify for that grade level.
(NOTE: You must submit copies of your college transcripts if choosing this response).Option D:You have Superior Academic Achievement (SAA) at the undergraduate level under one of these provisions: (1)class standing, (2)grade-point average, or (3)honor society membership.
You may be claiming this if you are in the (1) upper third of your graduating class based on completed courses; OR if your (2)Grade Point Average is 2.95 or higher out of a possible 4.0 as recorded on your official transcript, or as computed based on 4 years of education or as computed based on courses completed during the final 2 years of curriculum; or 3.45 or higher out of a possible 4.0 based on the average of the required courses completed in your major field or the required courses in your major field completed during the final 2 years of your curriculum; OR if (3) you were elected to membership in a national scholastic honor society (as stated on the Association of College Honor Societies website) In order to be creditable under this provision, superior academic achievement must have been gained in a curriculum that is qualifying for the position to be filled.
(NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS if choosing this response.)For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management's website at http://www.opm.gov/qualifications.Part-Time or Unpaid Experience: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid work on the same basis as for paid experience.
Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities.
To receive credit for such experience you must indicate clearly the nature of the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the number of hours per week spent in such employment.
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