5 Steps to Becoming a Travel Nurse

If you’re a nurse passionate about discovering new locations, becoming a travel nurse might be the perfect career for you. Travel nurses work temporarily in different states nationwide, providing healthcare services where they’re needed most. It’s a great way to gain new experiences, build your resume and positively impact other people’s lives.

Here are five steps to follow that will get you on the road to travel nursing with Axis:

Get your RN License: To work as a travel nurse with Axis, you must be an RN with a valid license where you plan to work. You’ll also need to ensure you meet each state’s licensing requirements. Luckily for Axis travelers, we will assist with covering the costs for your state licensing!  

Gain RN experience: Axis requires 1-2 years of current applicable experience, depending on your chosen specialty and facility requirements. This ensures you have the necessary skills and knowledge to work independently during your next travel assignment. 

Partnering with Axis: Axis is not only a top-ranked company specializing in travel nursing, but we have a team that genuinely cares about you and prioritizes what you’re looking for in your next travel gig. We will partner together to begin the search for your next travel gig.

Travel gig search: Our Axis recruiters can help you consider available assignments and choose the ones that interest you. We promise to find travel healthcare gigs that spark your interest and align with your experience and where you want to go next!

Apply for the job: Together with your Axis recruiter, you’ll need to apply for the job and complete the interview process. This is when you’ll complete your job application, finalize your resume for submission and set up an interview with the hiring manager(s). 

As a travel nurse, you’ll enjoy the benefits of working in different locations and experience what each new area offers. Becoming a travel nurse is a great way to blend your passion for nursing with your love of travel. By utilizing these five steps, you can become a successful travel nurse with the support of a top-ranked agency like Axis Medical Staffing.

Let’s start your journey as a travel nurse with Axis today! Search our available jobs here!

Axis Medical Staffing: Supporting You In Your Next Travel Nursing Position

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