Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who possesses a MedSurg RN specialization and is able to go to Snellville, Georgia. This job requires travel to the assigned location. The salary for this position will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who can begin soon, which means that we need qualified nurses to swiftly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to begin right away. We are sure that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This job can also be a great fit for people looking for a job in the vicinity of Atlanta, Decatur, Lawrenceville, Alpharetta and Stone Mountain.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can select their job location and hospital, and they get a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious hospitals. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people citing quality of life as their highest priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big 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 nurse discover a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. What steps must you take to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsPrior to beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact credentials.
After you have worked with your recruiter to discover several positions that pique your interest you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions in regard to concerns of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that come to mind.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have some 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 swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much simpler if you have a license in a state that is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, however, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Prerequisites are different for individual hospitals, but normally you can initiate the application process when you have a year of clinical experience.
Keep in mind that several specializations, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.
Adaptability Along with your skills and expertise it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is an important part of being a successful travel nurse.
It's vital to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Even though your first selection could have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow an excellent opportunity in a different location slip away. Many jobs have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is finished.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is an important component of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make sure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, normally three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start looking for jobs that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you take care of any additional requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.
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