Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as a Telemetry RN.
We desire a Registered Nurse who has Telemetry RN specialization and is willing to work in Richmond, Virginia. This assignment requires the applicant temporarily relocate as the position is not local - salary for this job will account for travel expenses and be significantly higher than a local Nursing job. We are looking for an experienced nurse who can begin work right away. This will require an applicant to commence our online application immediately. Please click the apply button to get started right away. We are confident that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
This position may be an appealing assignment for people attempting to locate a job around Henrico, Midlothian, Mechanicsville, Glen Allen and Chesterfield.
Travelers can experience an adaptable schedule, freedom to select from quite a few positions and adventure. Travel nurses can choose their job location and hospital, and they get an opportunity to work in exotic locations at reknowned 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 extent, travel nurses have control over their own schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for more than ten years, and plan on continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are an RN discover a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the freedom to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the ideal opportunity for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?
Prepare For The Various Process Steps Before commencing with your first travel assignment a few preparation is needed. Ensure that your RN license is up to date along with your immunization and health records. You should have a resume that shows your recent nursing experience and skills, along with your references and their contact information.
When you have identified a number of jobs you are interested in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. During the interview, you should ask about things of importance to you such as scheduling, patient to nurse ratios, compulsory skills, and so forth.
State Licensing RequirementsGetting an RN license in a particular state can start prior to 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 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 process of obtaining an RN license will be much easier 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. Your recruiter will assist you in obtaining a license in the state of your choosing. Voyage has licensing specialists who will give you a hand.
Specialty Experience Each medical center has its own policy, but most of the time you require a year or greater of solid experience in your area of specialization to be considered.
Even though prerequisites vary between facilities, you can start to apply for travel positions once you have a year of continuous experience.
You should realize 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 Adapt Coupled with your skills and expertise it is vital that you have the ability to be flexible. This trait is an important part of becoming a successful traveller.
You should be amenable to various kinds of hospital policies, procedures, and locations so you can get more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your initial choice for an assignment may have been in Texas, but you should amenable to positions in other locations that could be an excellent fit for your skill set. Most of the time your contract will be for 13 weeks, making it easy to try a number of cities within an one year time frame.
Professional ReferencesHaving your references available is an important 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 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 contracts that are suitable for your skills. After you have decided to accept an assignment, we will give you a hand with any added prerequisites that must be addressed, like drug screening.
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