Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Critical Care Unit RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse with an Critical Care Unit RN specialization and is able to go to Kinston, North Carolina. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the assigned city. The salary for this position will include travel expenses and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of qualified applicants to swiftly begin our electronic on-boarding process. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button depicted above. You will see that the Voyage application procedure is the most efficient, professional, and organized process you have seen in the travel industry.
This opportunity may also be a perfect fit for nurses searching for a job near Winterville, La Grange, Ayden, Farmville and Snow Hill.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from quite a few contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their job location and hospital, and they secure a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious facilities. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people citing quality of life as their most important priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are a Registered Nurse locate 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 begin?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment some preparation is needed. 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 information.
After you have worked with your recruiter to locate several assignments you have an interest in 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 regarding issues of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are aware of.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are considering 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 a few states you can acquire your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much simpler if you have a license in a state that is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Your recruiter will help you in getting a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Clinical Experience Each facility maintains its own policy, but most of the time you need a year or greater of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions after you have a year of continuous experience.
You should realize that there are some specialties, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
Versatility Coupled with your skills and experience it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's really important 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.
Although your first selection may have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. 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.
Clinical References A vital part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available before you apply for a position. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.
A travel nurse will normally 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 positions 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.