Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse who has an Intensive Care Unit RN specialization and is able to travel to Lone Tree, Colorado. This assignment has a requirement that the applicant temporarily relocate as the job is not local - compensation for this job will include travel expenses and be significantly higher than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is looking for an applicant with experience who is able to start soon, which means that we need talented people to quickly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are confident that you will locate the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their job location and hospital, and they obtain a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned facilities. Since a large number of RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is crucial. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
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 may be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessPrior to beginning your travel career you should do some planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make certain you have a complete immunization and physical examination 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 worked with your recruiter to discover several positions 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 regarding issues of importance to you, like mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that come to mind.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. There are a few states that take over a month to process, like, California, New Jersey, and New York. Many additional states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you live in a state that is part of 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 give you a hand in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are experts who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, nevertheless, in the majority of instances you need to 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 after you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that a few specialties, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require greater than two years of experience.
Flexibility Along with your skills and experience it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a vital part of being a successful travel nurse.
It's really important to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Arizona, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that could be a great fit for your skill set. Most jobs have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.
Clinical ReferencesHaving your references available is a crucial component of applying for a travel nurse job and you should make certain you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, most of the time three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in commensurate with their area of specialization..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover positions that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any added details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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