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This group includes positions which involve administering, managing, supervising, performing, or supporting education or training work when the paramount requirement of the position is knowledge of, or skill in, education, training, or instruction processes.
There were 32,380 federal workers employed in this group within most of the Executive Branch departments, and in some large and small independent agencies, over 1,000 are employed overseas. The largest employers of this group are the military departments that hire civilians at their bases stateside and overseas. Others work for most of the large departments including 924 with the Department of Interior, and 1,600 with the Department of Defense.
Don't overlook any agency in your job search as there are positions available in many agencies.
The following information is compiled from numerous federal documents including qualification standards, job announcements, career articles, occupation flysheets, FEDSCOPE, OPM, Agency websites, interviews with federal employees, The United States Government Manual, and from the Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook.
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