I am not getting job as I have condition in my license to complete 150hr under a supervisor.

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Hi I am a registered nurse looking for job but I am not getting job as I have condition in my license to complete 150hr under a supervisor. Please help

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Specializes in Tele, ICU, Staff Development.

I'm sorry to hear that you're facing difficulties securing a job due to the condition on your license. It can be challenging because employers do not want to do the extra paperwork. Then again, 150 hours is just one month's work-not long.

The suggestion above for dialysis is a good one.

Here are some other steps you can take to improve your situation:

Networking. Reach out to professionals in your field. Attend industry events, join professional associations, and participate in online forums or groups. Personal connections can often lead to job opportunities that aren't advertised publicly.

Contact potential employers directly. Sometimes, smaller companies or firms may be willing to accommodate your licensing condition if you explain your situation and demonstrate your enthusiasm and potential. Contacting employers directly shows initiative, plus you have nothing to lose.

Professional associations. Many professional associations have job boards, networking events, and resources to help members meet licensing requirements. They may also offer guidance and support in finding a supervisor.

Online job boards and resources. Use job boards and websites that specialize in your field. Some of these platforms allow you to specify your need for supervised hours, which can attract employers who are willing to provide that support. Establish a LinkedIn account if you don't already have one.

Volunteer work. If possible, offer to volunteer your services to gain supervised hours. Non-profit organizations or community projects may provide opportunities for supervised work that count toward your licensing requirement.

State licensing board. Contact the state licensing board imposing these restrictions for advice and resources. They may have a list of approved supervisors or programs to help individuals in your situation.

Resume and cover letter. Tailor your resume and cover letter to highlight your skills, education, and the specific requirements you need to fulfill. Be transparent about your need for supervised hours and explain how you can add value to the organization.

Very best wishes,

Nurse Beth

Specializes in Geriatrics, Dialysis.

Have you considered or applied for a position in dialysis?  The company I work for requires nurses to work under supervision for a relatively long time as part of the job training so the need for those supervised hours would be met simply by the job requirements for the position.  There are dialysis clinics in or at least close to most communities.