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 possesses an Intensive Care Unit RN specialty and can go to San Antonio, Texas. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the designated city. The compensation for this assignment will include travel costs and be much greater than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work right away. This will require an applicant to commence our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are certain that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position might also be an appealing assignment for RNs looking for a job near Converse, Universal City, Schertz, Cibolo and Bulverde.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from a variety of positions and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in well-known hospitals. Since quite a few RNs are looking for a quality life style, the ability to choose is crucial. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a medical professional who is looking for an excellent salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do 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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact credentials.
When you have identified a number of assignments you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, mandatory skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have some 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 other states will rapidly 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 showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you are from a state that is part of 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 regarding the licensure process in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will help you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can be different amongst clients, however, in the majority of instances you need to have at least one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Prerequisites may vary for individual medical centers, but most often you can initiate the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that some areas of practice, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require more than two years of experience.
Ability To Be FlexibleIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to easily adapt to different locations and scenarios. This trait is an important component of being a successful travel nurse.
It's really important to be open to differing 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 job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to verify your skill set, most of the time three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist coupled with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover positions that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you complete any added details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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