Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses an Emergency Department RN specialty and is able to go to Kenner, Louisiana. This task requires the applicant temporarily relocate as the job is not local - salary for this job will include travel and be significantly higher than a local Nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are sure that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment might also be a perfect fit for applicants trying to find a job near New Orleans, Metairie, Marrero, Gretna and Harvey.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from a variety of positions and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their assignment location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. Since a large number of RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a Registered Nurse discover a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you commence?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps Before commencing with your first travel assignment a few preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your CV should indicate your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have identified several jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues of importance to you, like mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are aware of.
State Licensing PrerequisitesAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have several states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. Several states take up to two months to process, such as, New York, New Jersey, and California. Other states my process your application very rapidly, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In several states you can obtain your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you live in a state that is part of the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will help you in getting a license in your chosen state. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Clinical ExperienceIt can be different between clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Requirements are different for individual medical centers, but most often you can initiate the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that some specializations, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.
Ability To Be Flexible Coupled with your skills and expertise it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely an important prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Your first choice for an assignment might have been in Texas, but you should amenable to contracts in other locations that may be a fantastic fit for your skill set. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving your references available is a vital component of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should ensure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to confirm your skill set, normally three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for jobs that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will assist you with any added requirements that need to be addressed, like drug screening.
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