Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Stepdown RN.
We want an RN who has Stepdown RN skills and will work in Delray Beach, Florida. This assignment requires that the applicant travel to the designated location. The pay for this position will include travel costs and be much more than a local nursing assignment. Our client is looking for someone with experience who is able to start as soon as possible, which means that we need qualified applicants to rapidly begin our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to commence immediately. We are confident that you will find the Voyage process to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position may also be a very good fit for nurses searching for a job in the vicinity of Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, West Palm Beach, Boca Raton and Lake Worth.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to choose from a number of positions and adventure. Travel nurses can select their position location and hospital, and they secure a chance to work in exotic locations at prestigious medical centers. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people citing quality of life as their highest priority. To a large degree, travel nurses control their own schedule. Quite a few 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 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. What steps must you take to get started with a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process StepsBefore starting your travel career you should do a few planning. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. Your resume should display 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 discover a number of jobs that pique your interest 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 issues of importance to you, such as mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other matters that you are cognizant of.
Your State RN LicenseAcquiring your state RN license for an individual state may begin before you have found an assignment. If you have a few 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, usually within a week or less. Many other states will rapidly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
In some states you can acquire your RN license right away 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 gives nurses the ability to work in any state that is a member of the Compact. Get advice from your recruiter with respect to the licensure process in your state of interest. There are experts who are knowledgeable in RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Specialty ExperienceIt can be different amongst clients, nevertheless, 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 once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should be aware that there are some areas of specialization, such as psychiatric nurse and cardiac ICU where the experience requirement is over 2 years.
Versatility Along 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 so you can get more skills as part of your travel experience.
Although your first selection may have been a job in Hawaii, you shouldn't allow a great opportunity in a different location slip away. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it straightforward to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Job References and Skills ChecklistHaving your references available is an important portion of applying for a travel nurse job and you should ensure you have several of them prior to your job application. Your clinical skill set can be validated by your references, normally you should at least have three of them.
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 locate assignments that match your requirements. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you take care of any added requirements such as immunizations and drug testing.