Jobs & Careers - Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center


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.

Human Resources Management Service

At the Coatesville VA Medical Center, we hire talented and dedicated employees to fulfill the important mission of serving those who have served. If you are interested in an exciting career, please visit to view all the current vacancies at the Coatesville VA Medical Center.

You are also welcome to visit the Career Center, located in the Human Resource Management Service Office. You can view announcements, ask questions, complete any necessary paperwork, and submit your application package.

We are located in Building 9, second floor. Hours of operation are Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm. We are also available by phone at 610-384-7711, ext. 4234.

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VISN 4 is hiring!

VA is now hiring full- and part-time nurses, LPNs, nursing assistants, medical technologists and more. We have openings in Altoona, Butler, Coatesville, Erie, Lebanon, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Wilkes-Barre and Wilmington.

If you questions, email us at

New Hire Employment Forms and Information

Psychology Internship Program

Our program adheres to the Practitioner-Scholar model, emphasizing the mutuality of science and practice and the practical application of scholarly knowledge.

The Internship currently offers two tracks:

  • General Psychology (three positions), providing the greatest flexibility in training (APPIC Match Number 152911); and
  • Neuropsychology (two positions), offering specialized training focused in Neuropsychology, balanced with a broader background (APPIC Match Number 152912).

Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled in an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical or counseling psychology. The Coatesville VAMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and diversity is strongly valued in our internship program. We seek to recruit trainees with diverse cultural backgrounds who share our commitment to providing care that respects the diversity, dignity, and individuality of all Veterans. We prefer candidates who have generalized assessment and psychotherapy training, as well as experience with diverse populations. Those who have VA practicum experience or an interest in a VA career are highly desirable candidates.

Contact Amanda Vaught, PsyD, Director of Training, at 610-384-7711, ext. 6823 with any questions.

Download the Brochure: Psychology Internship Brochure — Coatesville

Social Work Careers

The Coatesville VA Medical Center is recruiting for full-time and part-time Social Workers. Choose VA for your Social Work Career!

Coatesville VAMC is on the Pathway to Excellence Journey, and provides care centered on the needs of Veterans, with special emphasis at our location for career social work professionals interested in the fields of Geriatrics and Long Term Care, Mental Health, and Outpatient Specialty Care. Click here to learn how to apply.

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.

VA Job Applications and Forms
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.