Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
We need an RN who has MedSurg RN skills and is willing to take a position in Beckley, West Virginia. This job requires the job seeker temporarily relocate as the assignment is not local - salary for this position will account for travel and be quite a bit more than a local Nursing opportunity. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can start working as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to begin our online application immediately. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button depicted above. You will see that the Voyage application procedure is the most professional, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This opportunity may be a very good job for individuals trying to find a position close to Oak Hill, Mount Hope, Fayetteville, Hinton and Beaver.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from a variety of positions and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in renowned facilities. This freedom of choice is of great value today, with more people citing quality of life as their highest priority. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a large 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 medical professional who is looking for a very good 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 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 collaborated with your recruiter to discover a number of positions you have an interest in you should be prepared for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have several states where you are giving consideration to 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, usually within a week or less. Many other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In some states you can obtain your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you live in 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.
Clinical Experience Each hospital maintains its own policy, but in most instances you require a year or greater of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Prerequisites can differ for individual medical centers, but most often you can begin the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
You should be aware that there are a few specialties, such as psychiatric RN and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over two years.
VersatilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to readily adapt to differing locations and scenarios. This trait is a crucial part of becoming a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to various types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can gain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Although your first selection may have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a fantastic opportunity in a different location slip away. The majority of positions have a duration of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Clinical References A crucial portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available prior to the time you apply for a job. Your clinical skill set can be confirmed by your references, customarily you should at least have three of them.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their area of specialization..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start seeking positions that match your requirements. After you have decided to accept a position, we will help you with any additional prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.