Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.
Voyage is trying to find an RN-Registered Nurse with an Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN specialization and can travel to Gastonia, North Carolina. This job requires the job seeker temporarily relocate as the position is not local - salary for this assignment will account for travel and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing job. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we have a need for qualified applicants to quickly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are sure that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position can also be a great fit for nurses trying to find a position in the vicinity of Charlotte, Rock Hill, Shelby, Lincolnton and Fort Mill.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the chance to work in well-known facilities. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people mentioning quality of life as their highest priority. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. Many of our travelers have been engaged in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite some time.
If you are a Registered Nurse looking for 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 commence?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsPrior 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.
When you have identified a number of positions you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare 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 start prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several 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 additional states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can get 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. Your recruiter will help you in acquiring a license in the state of your choosing. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Specialty ExperienceIt can vary amongst clients, however, in the majority of 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 when you have a year of continuous experience.
Keep in mind that several areas of practice, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate greater than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to readily adapt to different locations and scenarios. This is surely a crucial requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's important to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in California, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that could be a very good fit for your skill set. 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.
Skills Checklist and References A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should make certain they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a position. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, most of the time three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for jobs that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to take a job, we will give you a hand with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, such as drug screening.
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