All agencies, public or private, have their own unique hiring processes. Even within VA, those processes can vary slightly from one health care facility to the next. However, understanding the basic structure of VA hiring procedures will help you navigate the process more efficiently and quickly.
The links above are for individuals applying to VA for health care positions. If you are applying for an administration, support, engineering, or trade position, you can find hiring process tips on the Top 10 Tips page, or read a list of frequently asked questions in the section of FAQ for other applicants.