Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Progressive Care Unit RN.
Voyage is seeking an RN-Registered Nurse who has a Progressive Care Unit RN specialty and can go to Salem, Virginia. This job has a requirement that the applicant temporarily relocate as the position is not local - pay for this job will account for travel expenses and be significantly more than a local Nursing opportunity. Our client is seeking an applicant with experience who can start as soon as possible, which means that we need talented applicants to swiftly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are certain that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This assignment could be a great job for individuals trying to find a position around Roanoke, Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Vinton and Troutville.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from a number of assignments and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the opportunity to work in renowned facilities. Since many nurses are looking for 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 discovered that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a medical professional who is trying to find a fantastic salary, choices in your schedule, and exciting locations then a travel career may be suitable for you. What steps must you take to begin 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. 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 worked 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. As part of the interview process you should ask questions in regard to matters of importance to you, like required skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other issues that you are cognizant of.
RN License Per StateAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If there is a state that you want 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 swiftly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are several states where you can secure your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
The licensing process will be straightforward if you live in a state that has joined 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 regarding the licensure procedure in your state of interest. There are specialists who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Specialty ExperienceIt can be different between clients, however, in the majority of instances you need to have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Requirements may vary for individual hospitals, but normally you can start the application process after you have a year of clinical 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.
Versatility Coupled with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This is surely a crucial prerequisite to be a successful traveler.
It's really important to be open to differing operating procedures, new locations, and facilities and to be flexible so you can incorporate new skills and concepts into your clinical skill set.
Your first selection for an assignment may have been in Arizona, but you should be open to positions in other locations that may be a very good fit for your skill set. The majority of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it simple to try several locations within an one year time frame.
Clinical ReferencesHaving your references available is a vital portion of applying for a travel nurse job and you should make certain you have several of them prior to your job application. References are needed to confirm your skill set, in most cases 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 area of specialization..
After your references and skills set have been addresses we can start to discover positions that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any added requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.
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