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 experience and is willing to work in Portland, Maine. This job requires that the applicant travel to the assigned city. The pay for this job will include travel costs and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin work as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. Please click the apply button to get started at once. We are certain that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity may also be an appealing position for people searching for a job in the vicinity of South Portland, Biddeford, Brunswick, Saco and Scarborough.
Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in well-known medical centers. Since a large number of nurses are looking for a quality life style, the capacity to choose is vital. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Many of our travelers have been working in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and intend to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are a nurse seeking a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the perfect opportunity for you. What steps must you take to commence a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsBefore beginning your travel career you should do a few planning. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health 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 locate several jobs you are interested in you should be prepared 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, such as required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.
State Licensing RequirementsAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. 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, typically within a week or less. Many additional states will quickly 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 showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The process of getting an RN license will be much simpler if you have a license in a state that is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure process in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can be different amongst clients, nevertheless, in most instances you must have a minimum of one full year of work experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
Be aware that several specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require more than two years of experience.
Ability To AdaptIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is vital that you are able to easily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This trait is a vital component of becoming a successful traveller.
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 may have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. Most contracts have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Clinical References A crucial part 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 job. References are needed to confirm your skill set, in most cases three references will be enough.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization.
Once your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for jobs that are suitable for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you handle any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.
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