Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Operating Room RN.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse who has an Operating Room RN specialty and can go to Birmingham, Alabama. This assignment has a requirement that the applicant travel as the position is not local - salary for this job will account for travel and be significantly higher than a local Nursing assignment. Our client is seeking someone with experience who can begin as soon as possible, which means that we are in need of talented people to quickly begin our electronic on-boarding process. You can start our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button displayed above. You will find out that the Voyage application process is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have seen in the travel industry.
This assignment could be an excellent opportunity for people looking for an assignment close to Bessemer, Alabaster, Pinson, Trussville and Pelham.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a variety of contracts and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in well-known hospitals. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their highest priority. To a great extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found 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 an RN trying to a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing could be the ideal opportunity for you. So how can you commence?
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 resume should indicate 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 a number of assignments you have an interest in you should be ready for a telephone or Skype interview with your employers of interest. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can commence before 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 other states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In a few states you can get your RN license immediately 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 give you a hand in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Clinical Experience Each facility has its own policy, but in most instances you necessitate a year or greater of solid experience in the area you specialize to be under consideration for the position.
Prerequisites may vary for individual hospitals, but normally you can begin the application process after you have a year of clinical experience.
Be aware that a few areas of practice, such as Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.
Ability To Be Flexible Coupled with your skills and expertise it is important that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a vital requirement to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to different operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and ideas into your clinical skill set.
Your initial selection for an assignment might have been in California, but you should be open to assignments in other locations that could be a fantastic fit for your set of skills. Many contracts have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is finished.
Clinical References A important 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 verify your clinical skills, normally 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 seeking assignments that match your requirements. After you have decided to take a position, we will help you with any added requirements that must be addressed, such as drug screening.
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