Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Operating Room RN.
We want an RN who has Operating Room RN experience and will work in Brewton, Alabama. This position 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 looking for an experienced nurse who can begin working as soon as possible. This will require an applicant to commence our online application right away. You can get started with our application process by clicking on the green "Apply Now" button shown above. You will find out that the Voyage application method is the most professional, organized, and efficient process you have encountered in the travel industry.
This job could also be an excellent fit for people looking for an opportunity in the vicinity of Century, Jay, Flomaton, Castleberry and Repton.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to choose from a number of assignments and adventure. Travel nurses can select their assignment location and hospital, and they obtain an opportunity to work in exotic locations at prestigious facilities. Since a large number of RNs are trying to find a quality life style, the capacity to choose is important. To a large extent, travel nurses control their own schedule. A large number of our travelers have been employed in travel nursing in excess of 10 years and have intentions to continue traveling for quite a while.
If you are an RN looking for 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. What steps must you take to begin a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process Before commencing with your first travel assignment a few preparation is needed. Be certain to update your RN license, if needed and make sure 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.
Once you have identified a number of positions you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. During the interview, you should inquire about things of importance to you like scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
Your State RN LicenseGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin prior to having an assignment lined up. If there is a state that you would like 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 a few states you can get your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you are from 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. Your recruiter will give you a hand in obtaining a license in your chosen state. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will help you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can vary between clients, however, in most instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though requirements vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions when you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are some areas of specialization, such as psychiatric Registered Nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience prerequisite is over 2 years.
Ability To Be Flexible Along with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is an important part of being a successful traveller.
You should be amenable to several types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations so you can get more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial choice for an assignment might have been in Florida, but you should amenable to assignments in other locations that could be a fantastic fit for your set of skills. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try several 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 assignment and you should ensure you have several of them before your job application. References are needed to verify your clinical skills, normally three references will be sufficient.
In most instances a travel nurse will have to fill out a checklist of skills in in accordance with their specialty..
After your recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to search for jobs that are relevant for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will help you with any added requirements that need to be addressed, such as drug screening.
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