Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a MedSurg RN.
Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has a MedSurg RN specialization willing to travel to Orlando, Florida. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the assigned location. The compensation for this position will include travel expenses and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are seeking an experienced nurse who can begin work quickly. This will require an applicant to commence our online application as soon as possible. Please click the apply button to begin at once. We are sure that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment might also be a great position for individuals trying to find a job close to Kissimmee, Winter Park, Apopka, Altamonte Springs and Sanford.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they secure a chance to work in exotic locations at reknowned hospitals. 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 degree, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have discovered that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a Registered Nurse seeking a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you start?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The ProcessBefore 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 show 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 contracts you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get prepared for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions in regard to issues of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.
Your State RN LicenseAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have a few states where you are giving consideration to 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 swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In a few 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 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. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Specialty ExperienceIt can vary between clients, nevertheless, in most instances you need to have a minimum of one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Prerequisites may vary for individual hospitals, but normally you can initiate the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
You should realize that there are some specialties, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over two years.
Flexibility Coupled with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely an important prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's vital to be open to varying operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be open minded so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in Florida, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that may be a great 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 ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make certain you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your skill set, most of the time three references will be sufficient.
A travel nurse will usually be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover assignments that match your requirements. When you have made a decision to accept a job we will help you complete any additional paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.