Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
We need an RN who has Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and wants to work in Hialeah, Florida. This assignment requires the applicant travel as the job is not local - salary for this assignment will include travel and be much more than a local Nursing job. Our client is looking for an applicant with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we have a need for talented people to swiftly start our electronic on-boarding process. 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 procedure is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This job could also be a very good fit for nurses trying to find an assignment close to Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miami Beach and Opa Locka.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the chance to work in well-known facilities. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people citing quality of life as their most important priority. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for over ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is seeking an excellent salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. So how can you commence?
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. 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 find several contracts 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, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that you are cognizant of.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to having an assignment lined up. 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, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In several states you can obtain your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you are from a state that has joined the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This gives nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will give you a hand in getting a license in the state of your choosing. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary amongst clients, however, in most instances you need to have at least one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
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 areas of specialization, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over two years.
Ability To Be Flexible Along with your skills and experience it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a vital component of becoming a successful traveller.
It's vital to be open to different 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 may have been in Florida, but you should be open to assignments in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your skill set. The majority of assignments have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always attempt a different location after the assignment is completed.
Skills Checklist and ReferencesHaving your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should ensure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your skill set, in most cases three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in commensurate with their specialty..
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for positions that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to take a job, we will assist you with any additional requirements that must be addressed, like drug screening.
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