Registered Nurse RN-L&D-Labor and Delivery jobs in Ellsworth, ME

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RN-L&D-Labor and Delivery
Ellsworth, Maine
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Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Labor and Delivery RN.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse with an Labor and Delivery RN specialization and is able to go to Ellsworth, Maine. This job has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the assignment is not local - salary for this job will include travel and be much more than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is trying to find an applicant with experience who can start as soon as possible, which means that we need qualified nurses to swiftly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence at once. We are confident that you will locate the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.

This position may also be an excellent opportunity for individuals looking for an assignment near Bangor, Orono, Brewer, Bar Harbor and Bucksport.

Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in renowned hospitals. Since quite a few RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the ability to choose is vital. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Quite a few of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite some time.

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. What steps must you take to commence a travel nurse career?

Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process

Prior to beginning your travel career you should do a few planning. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and ensure you have a complete immunization and physical examination records. Your resume should highlight your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.

After you have collaborated with your recruiter to find a number of jobs you have an interest in 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 regarding matters of importance to you, like mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are aware of.

State Licensing Requirements

Getting 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, normally within a week or less. Many other states will swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.

In some states you can get your RN license immediately by visiting the nursing board of the state.

The licensing process 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. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in your chosen state. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.

Your Area Of Expertise

Each hospital has its own policy, but in most instances you need a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be considered.

Prerequisites can differ for individual facilities, but most often you can initiate the application process when you have a year of clinical experience.

Be aware that a few areas of practice, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.


Along with your skills and experience it is imperative that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial prerequisite to be a successful traveler.

It's important to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.

Your first choice for an assignment might have been in Florida, but you should amenable to contracts in other locations that may be an excellent fit for your set of skills. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try several cities within an one year time frame.

Professional References

Having your references available is a crucial portion of applying for a travel nurse assignment and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.

A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..

Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for jobs that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to accept a position, we will give you a hand with any added requirements that need to be addressed, like drug screening.

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