Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Emergency Department RN.
We require a Registered Nurse who has Emergency Department RN skills and will take a job in Scranton, Pennsylvania. This job requires that the applicant travel to the assigned location. The pay for this assignment will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is looking for someone with experience who is able to start soon, which means that we need talented nurses to rapidly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are sure that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This job could be a great opportunity for individuals looking for a position around Wilkes Barre, Pittston, Kingston, Clarks Summit and Dallas.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from quite a few contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they secure an opportunity to work in exotic locations at prestigious medical centers. Since a large number of RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the ability to choose is crucial. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.
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 ideal opportunity for you. So how can you commence?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps 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 a number of contracts you have an interest in you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can start before having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you want 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 additional states will quickly 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 obtaining an RN license will be much easier 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. Voyage has licensing specialists who will help you.
Specialty Experience Each medical center has its own policy, but normally you necessitate a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions after you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that some specialties, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Versatility Coupled with your skills and expertise it is vital 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 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.
Your first choice for an assignment might have been in Texas, but you should be open to contracts in other locations that may be a great fit for your skill set. Many assignments have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is completed.
Professional References A important portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make sure they are readily available before you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for contracts that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take a position, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, such as drug screening.