Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.
We need a Registered Nurse who has Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN specialization and wants to work in Bar Harbor, Maine. This job requires travel to the assigned city. The pay for this position will include travel costs and be far higher than a local nursing assignment. Our client is looking for someone with experience who is able to start soon, which means that we need qualified applicants to rapidly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most organized process you have seen in the travel industry.
This assignment could also be an excellent job for people looking for an assignment near Ellsworth, Orland, Southwest Harbor, Hancock and Blue Hill.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from quite a few assignments and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in renowned facilities. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people referring to quality of life as their most important priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been working 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. 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. Your CV 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 worked with your recruiter to find a number of assignments 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 with respect to concerns of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that come to mind.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence before having an assignment lined up. If you have some states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. 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 rapidly 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 procedure will be straightforward if you are from 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. Get advice from your recruiter regarding the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Specialty Experience Each facility maintains its own policy, but most of the time you require a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
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 several specialties, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
Ability To Be FlexibleIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to readily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This trait is an important component of becoming a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to several sorts of hospital policies, procedures, and locations in order to get additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Although your first selection may have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a great opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try several locations within an one year time frame.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving 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. 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 coupled with their references..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for contracts that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to take a job, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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