“Success doesn’t come to you. You go to it.” – Marva Collins
Perhaps you are just starting out on your job hunt, perusing job boards and seeing what the field looks like or perhaps you have been looking for your next perfect spot for months. Either way, right now is a great time to be a job seeker. According to the Bureau of Labor statistics, there are more jobs available now in the US than at any other time since 2000. And with PA’s and NP’s being some of the most sought-after candidates in the medical profession, you are in a great place to take your career to the next level of success.
When evaluating your options, it’s tempting to jump at the first opportunity that comes your way. Your career and your life will be greatly benefited by taking the time to think about what you really want for your career and how this next job will contribute to your life goals. Focusing only on what you’re trying to leave behind in your current work environment can lead to you missing out on defining the qualities you want for your next position. You are valuable and understanding what you bring to the table will help you move forward confidently in your career.
You can help take control of your career trajectory by working with the experts at Opportunity Healthcare. We focus exclusively on Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, and Certified Nurse Midwife recruitment. With a focus on Advanced Practice clinical field, it allows our team to align our efforts to meeting our clients needs. We want to start a dialogue with you about your career goals. Don’t be afraid to introduce yourself, our team of recruiters are here to offer you options that OHC is currently staffing for nationwide.
Sometimes it can be hard to take the first steps to finding a new, more fulfilling position. Maybe you have fears about moving to a new city or are not sure about leaving your current placement. Our team of recruiters are here to talk you through the process and will walk you through actionable steps you can take to achieving your career goals. They can help open your eyes to opportunities you may not have considered before, such as locum tenens options in remote areas of the country near great recreation opportunities.
When thinking about changing careers, it is also a good time to think about the continuing education and certifications you will need to land your dream job. ACLS and BLS certifications, bilingual English/Spanish capability, first assist experience in the OR all help build your resume and help you stand out to employers. Working with Opportunity Healthcare will help you highlight your most relevant experiences, education, and skills to make the biggest impact on potential employers.
It’s an exciting time to take the next step in your career! As you move forward, remember to consider the big picture. How is this next job going to help you reach the goals you have set for yourself for the next five, ten, twenty year of your career? Using a staffing agency like Opportunity Healthcare gives you an outside perspective which can help you place your current situation in a larger context. We are here for you, to be partners in helping you achieve career success and create a life you love.