Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Stepdown RN.
We require a Registered Nurse who has Stepdown RN experience and is willing to take a position in Charleston, West Virginia. This position requires travel to the assigned city. The pay for this job will include travel costs and be much more than a local nursing assignment. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can start work right away. This will require an applicant to commence our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to get started at once. We are certain that you will discover the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This job could be a very good opportunity for individuals attempting to locate an assignment around Saint Albans, Hurricane, Elkview, Dunbar and Nitro.
Travelers can experience a flexible schedule, freedom to select from quite a few assignments and adventure. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that is their preference and have the opportunity to work in well-known medical centers. This freedom of choice is very important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their most important priority. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a very big proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and intend to 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 get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsBefore getting started with your travel career you should do several planning. 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 information.
After you have identified several jobs you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can get ready for the interview process. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, required skills, and so forth.
RN License Per StateGetting an RN license in a particular state can begin prior to having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are contemplating working you can begin the licensure process beforehand. 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, typically within a week or less. Many additional states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In a few states you can obtain your RN license right away by visiting the nursing board of the state.
The process of acquiring an RN license will be much more straightforward if you have a license in a state that is a member of the Nurse Licensure Compact, that has 25 states as members. This compact permits nurses to practice in any of the 25 compact states. Get advice from your recruiter in regard to the licensure procedure in your state of interest. Voyage has licensing specialists who will assist you.
Your Area Of ExpertiseIt can be different amongst clients, however, in the majority of instances you must have at least one full year of experience in your area of specialization to apply.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are a few areas of specialization, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
Adaptability Coupled with your skills and experience it is crucial that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is a vital component of being a successful travel nurse.
You should be amenable to several types of hospital practices, procedures, and locations in order to obtain additional skills as part of your travel experience.
Although your first selection could have been a position in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a very good opportunity in a different location slip away. Most jobs have a length of thirteen weeks, so you can always try a different location after the assignment is completed.
Skills Checklist and References A crucial part of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available before you apply for a job. References are needed to confirm your skill set, most of the time three references will be enough.
A travel nurse will normally 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 locate positions that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you complete any additional details such as immunizations and drug testing.