Assignments in Washington give travel nurses like you a chance to explore the Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier, and the Space Needle. The state’s capital, Olympia, along with cities like Seattle, Vancouver, and Spokane, are preferred destinations for explorers of the great outdoors.
As a Washington travel nurse, you’ll find a new home in an oasis of world-class shopping, entertainment, museums, galleries and nightlife in this lush state. The Columbia River Gorge teems with exotic plants and wildlife, while water-lovers can get their adrenaline high while rafting on the Skagit River.
Timeline: 2-3 weeks. Valid for 6 months
Cost: Included in the perm fee
Processing Fee: Included in the perm fee
Timeline: Not Provided
Cost: $120.00 Application
Processing Fee: N/A
Walk Thru: No
Phone Number: 360-236-4703
Fax Number: 360-236-4738
PPR wants to help you find resources related to permanent and temporary licenses for Registered Nurses in Washington. First, you'll want to look into the Washington Board of Registered Nursing. Interested in two or fewer contract positions? Your first stop is to look into Washington temporary licenses. Temporary licenses for RNs are valid for roughly 6 months which is perfect for RNs who want to explore Washington. If you're looking for longer term travel nursing contracts in Washington, the permanent license might be the right option for you. Luckily, Washington is a walk through state but it is not affiliated with the Nurse Licensure Compact or Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). The Washington Board of Registered Nursing is affiliated with NURSYS. If you run into any trouble applying for or acquiring your RN license in WA, feel free to contact us, we'd love to help you get licensed. Below you'll find additional resources for acquiring and renewing your Washington Registered Nurse License.
Sports fans should set their sights on Seattle, Washington, where Football enthusiasts at CenturyLink Field set a World Record for loudest crowd roar during a 2013 Seattle Seahawks game. Loyal soccer supporters chant, sing, and cheer throughout Sounders FC and Reign FC matches. Baseball fans love the classic ballpark atmosphere during Seattle Mariners games. Music and theatre lovers will never run out of things to do: Broadway shows, musicals, plays, and concerts. The weather forecast isn't always sunny but the weather maintains a moderate temperature so our outdoorsy travelers can hike or horseback ride to their heart’s content. Take a ferry to Whidbey or Orcas Island, and be sure to visit the Edmonds Arts Festival to watch artists demonstrate their trade. And when all this fun has you exhausted, Bellingham has more breweries per capita than Seattle! If you're interested in pursuing a position as a travel nurse in Washington, check out our jobs or apply today.
The average salary for a Travel Nurse is $1,386 per week in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 39,877 salaries submitted anonymously by Travel Nurse employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Travel Nurse in Washington is less than 1 year.
There is no career more promising than nursing. The easiest way to see the demand for travel nurses is to compare the difference in projected jobs and current Washington state nurses. If you've already researched the demand for travel nurses, you might not be surprised to learn that demand will continue to increase at a similar rate to recent years. Travel nursing in states like Washington, Oregon, and Arizona offer a number of additional benefits when you choose to work with PPR Travel Nursing. In addition to above market salaries, travel nurses also have an opportunity to work at some of the most prestigious hospitals in the country including the following:
If you're considering becoming a travel nurse in Washington, we'd love to work with you. Check out some of our current open travel nurse jobs in Washington.
There is a higher demand for travel nurses in Washington than ever before. Demand for travel nurses in Washington will continue to increase as the population grows and new nurses come into the field at a slower rate than new positions are opened. Some of Washington's largest and most prestigious hospitals and clinics are in need of travel nurses like you. As is true with all professions, some nursing specialties are in higher demand than others. The following RN travel nurse specialties have some of the highest demand.
PPR is an equal opportunity employer.