Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
We require an RN who has Emergency Department RN specialization and will work in Portsmouth, Virginia. This assignment requires travel to the designated city. The salary for this assignment will include travel expenses and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who is able to begin soon, which means that we have a need for qualified nurses to rapidly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are certain that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity might be a great position for individuals looking for a job close to Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Newport News and Hampton.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from quite a few contracts and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in well-known hospitals. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their most important priority. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a large proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a Registered Nurse find a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the ideal opportunity for you. What steps must you take to get started with a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your resume should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
After you have identified a number of positions you are interested 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 regarding matters of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that come to mind.
State Licensing PrerequisitesAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you would like to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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, typically within a week or less. Many other states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The process of getting 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 assist you in acquiring a license in your chosen state. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will assist you.
Clinical ExperienceIt can be different between clients, nevertheless, in most instances you must have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that some areas of practice, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Ability To Be Flexible Coupled with your skills and expertise it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a vital requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to different operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Although your first choice could have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. Many jobs have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is completed.
Professional References A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a position. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, in most cases three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their specialty..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start seeking jobs that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a position, we will give you a hand with any added prerequisites that must be addressed, such as drug screening.
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