Employment Type: Full-Time
Industry: Healthcare - Nursing
Applicants for this position must have at least 2 years of experience in a hospital setting as an Operating Room RN.Voyage is looking for an RN-Registered Nurse who has an Operating Room RN specialty willing to go to Thornton, Colorado. This task has a requirement that the job seeker temporarily relocate as the job is not local - salary for this position will include travel and be significantly more than a local Nursing job. Our client is trying to find someone with experience who can start soon, which means that we need talented nurses to swiftly start our electronic on-boarding process. Please click the apply button to get started immediately. We are certain that you will find the Voyage procedure to be the most organized and professional process in the industry.
Travel nursing provides you with adventure, numerous choices, and flexibility. Our nurses can select a facility and geographic location that they prefer and have the chance to work in renowned facilities. This freedom of choice is important today, with more people referring to quality of life as their highest priority. To a large extent, travel nurses have the ability to be in control of their schedule. Interviews with long time travel nurse have found that a significant proportion of them have been travelling for in excess of ten years, and intend to continuing with their travel nurse career.
If you are a Registered Nurse discover a career that provides a flexible schedule, great pay and benefits, and the leeway to explore the country, then travel nursing may be the perfect opportunity for you. What must you do to commence a travel nurse career?
Get Prepared For The Steps In The Process
Before 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 CV should indicate your nursing skills and experience and you should have several reference who can be easily contacted to vouch for you.
When you have identified several positions you have an interest in, your recruiter will submit you for them and you can prepare for the interview process. As part of the interview process you should ask questions with respect to issues of importance to you, like mandatory skills or certifications, scheduling policy, over-time policy, and any other concerns that you are cognizant of.
State Licensing Requirements
Getting an RN license in a particular state can commence before having an assignment lined up. If you have several states where you are giving consideration to 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 additional states will quickly process RN license applications, often in a few days.
There are a number of states where you can obtain your RN license in one day, simply by showing up at the state nursing board directly.
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. Your recruiter will help you in acquiring a license in the state of your choosing. There are specialists who know a lot about RN licensing procedures who will give you a hand.
Each facility has its own policy, but most of the time you require a year or more 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 when you have a year of continuous experience.
Be aware that several areas of practice, like Cardiac ICU and Psychiatry may necessitate more than two years of experience.
In addition to your clinical experience and skills it is important that you are able to readily adapt to various locations and situations. This trait is an important component of being a successful traveller.
You should be amenable to several sorts of hospital practices, procedures, and locations in order to obtain more skills as part of your travel experience.
Your first choice for an assignment may have been in Texas, but you should amenable to jobs in other locations that could be a very good fit for your skill set. The majority 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.
Job References and Skills Checklist
A vital portion of your application is your set of clinical references, and you should ensure they are readily available before you apply for a position. References are needed to confirm your clinical skills, usually three references will be enough.
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 recruiter has your skills set and references she can begin to look for jobs that are relevant for your skills. When you have decided to accept a job we will help you handle any additional paper work such as immunizations and drug testing.View More...
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