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5 Steps to Finding Your Dream Locum Tenens Assignment

Are you a healthcare professional seeking a new challenge? Do you want the freedom and flexibility to move around and work in various locations? Look no further than locum tenens positions. As a staffing agency specializing in locum tenens placements, we’ve put together a guide to help you find your dream position.

Step 1: Get in Touch with a Locum Tenens Agency

The first step in finding your dream placement is to get in touch with a reputable locum tenens agency. Our agency works with healthcare facilities all over the country, offering a variety of placement opportunities. Connect with us to learn more about our services and how we can help you find your dream placement.

Step 2: Establish Your Preferences

When it comes to employment, what are your non-negotiables? Would you like to work full-time or part-time? Are you open to experiencing new locations? What’s your ideal pay rate?

Communicate your preferences with your recruiter, and they’ll help you find a position that meets your specific needs.

Step 3: Be Honest and Upfront

Honesty is key when working with a locum tenens agency. Be upfront about everything regarding your education, experience, any past or pending issues, and your long term career goals. This will help your recruiter place you in a position that’s a good fit for your skills and experience.

Step 4: Determine the Type of Position You Really Need

Determine the type of position, pay, and location you truly need, considering your requirements and those of any loved ones who may travel with you. Our agency offers a variety of positions, including those requiring different skills, specialties, and locations, to fit your needs.

Step 5: Build Up Your CV

You’re typically competing with other healthcare professionals for desirable locum tenens jobs, so it’s essential to showcase your skills and qualifications to make yourself stand out. VISTA can help you build up your CV and set you apart from the competition when seeking new placements.

Following these five steps will help you find a dream locum tenens placement that meets your specific needs, while giving you the flexibility to explore new opportunities. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you find the best position for you!

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