Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Intensive Care Unit RN.
We require a Registered Nurse who has Intensive Care Unit RN skills and is willing to work in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. This assignment has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the assignment is not local - pay for this job will include travel and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing job. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work quickly. This will require an applicant to begin our online application as soon as possible. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are confident that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity can also be a very good fit for applicants trying to find a job near Doniphan, Puxico, Ellsinore, Wappapello and Williamsville.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from a number of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their position location and hospital, and they obtain an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned medical centers. Since many nurses are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large extent, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsBefore starting 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 CV should display your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
Once you have identified several assignments you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin before having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are considering 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 other states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In some states you can get your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you live in 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. Get advice from your recruiter in regard to the licensure process in your state of interest. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Specialty ExperienceIt can vary between clients, nevertheless, in most instances you need to have a minimum of 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 nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
VersatilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to easily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This trait is a crucial part of becoming a successful travel nurse.
It's important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Even though your first selection could have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a great opportunity in a different location slip away. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try several locations within an one year time frame.
Professional References A crucial part 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 confirmed by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start looking for jobs that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any added details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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