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 and is able to go to Wichita, Kansas. This job requires the job seeker temporarily relocate as the job is not local - pay for this job will account for travel and be significantly higher than a local Nursing job. Our client is trying to find someone with experience who can start soon, which means that we have a need for qualified nurses to rapidly start working on our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are certain that you will locate the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This opportunity might be a very good position for applicants searching for a job around Derby, Augusta, Haysville, Andover and Valley Center.
Travel nursing offers adventure, numerous possibilities, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in prestigious medical centers. Since quite a few RNs are seeking a quality life style, the capacity to choose is vital. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for over ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is seeking a great salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What must you do to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps Before commencing with your first travel assignment several preparation is needed. 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 credentials.
After you have collaborated with your recruiter to find a number of assignments 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, like mandatory 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 would like 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, normally within a week or less. Many additional states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by going to the state nursing board directly.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you live in 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. Get advice from your recruiter in regard to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Specialty Experience Each hospital maintains its own policy, but normally you require a year or more of solid experience in your area of specialization to be under consideration for the position.
Requirements may vary for individual hospitals, but normally you can initiate the application process once you have a year of clinical experience.
Keep in mind that a few specialties, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may require more than two years of experience.
AdaptabilityIn addition to your clinical experience and skills it is crucial that you are able to readily adapt to various locations and scenarios. This trait is an important part of being a successful travel nurse.
It's really 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.
Although your first selection may have been an assignment in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try a number of locations within an one year time frame.
Skills Checklist and ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital component of applying for a travel nurse position and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, normally three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will customarily be required to fill out a skills checklist along with their references..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can start to search for positions that are relevant for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any added details such as immunizations and drug testing.