Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
We need an RN who has Emergency Department RN specialization and is willing to take a position in Clarksville, Tennessee. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The compensation for this position will include travel expenses and be far higher than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin working quickly. This will require an applicant to start our online application as soon as possible. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most organized process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This position can also be a perfect fit for applicants trying to find an assignment close to Fort Campbell, Ashland City, Oak Grove, Charlotte and Pleasant View.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their job location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious hospitals. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people mentioning 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 intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a medical professional who is seeking a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you begin?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health 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 collaborated with your recruiter to locate several jobs you have an interest in you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to matters of importance to you, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that you are cognizant of.
Your State RN LicenseAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have some states where you are giving consideration to 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 quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can get your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you are from a state that has joined 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 assist you in getting a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will help you.
Specialty Experience Each medical center has its own policy, but normally you require a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are several specialties, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
Ability To Adapt Along with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is an important part of being a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to several types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can get more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial selection for an assignment may have been in Texas, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your set of skills. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try several cities within an one year time frame.
Professional References A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available before you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start trying to find contracts that match your requirements. After you have decided to take an assignment, we will assist you with any additional requirements that need to be addressed, like drug screening.