Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Medical Surgical-Telemetry RN specialty and can go to Spartanburg, South Carolina. This assignment has a requirement that the job seeker travel as the position is not local - pay for this job will include travel and be significantly more than a local Nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin work quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application as soon as possible. You can begin our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will find out that the Voyage application method is the most professional, and efficient process you have seen in the travel industry.
This position may also be a very good fit for applicants searching for a job around Greer, Simpsonville, Gaffney, Taylors and Inman.
Travel nursing provides adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they get an opportunity to work in exotic locations at prestigious facilities. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people mentioning quality of life as their top priority. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a nurse trying to a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore starting 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. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact data.
After you have identified a number of jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues 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 PrerequisitesGetting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you have a desire to work in, you may start the licensing procedure apriori. 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.
In several states you can acquire your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing procedure will be straightforward if you are from a state that has joined the 25 state RN Licensure Compact. This provides nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Your recruiter will assist you in getting a license in your chosen state. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Clinical Experience Each facility has its own policy, but in most instances you need a year or more of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
Prerequisites can differ for individual medical centers, but normally you can begin the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
You should realize that there are several areas of specialization, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
Ability To Be Flexible Coupled with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a crucial component of becoming a successful traveller.
It's vital to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Your first choice for an assignment might have been in Florida, but you should be open to positions in other locations that could be a very good fit for your set of skills. 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.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving your references available is an important component of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make sure you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, normally 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 references and skills set have been addresses we can start to locate assignments that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a position, we will give you a hand with any additional requirements that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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