Discover Travel Nursing in Alaska
Travel nursing in Alaska is an ideal option for those who want to explore this unique state while maintaining flexibility in a nursing career. Travel nursing jobs in Alaska have many benefits, and our team at Supplemental Health Care is excited to share them with you. SHC's experience combined with our consistent and reliable nationwide network makes it simple for us to help you find your perfect travel assignment.
Our recruiters are ready to help you find a travel nursing assignment that fits all your wants and needs, whether you plan to head to Alaska or another state. So, if you want to head out into the rural wilderness of this beautiful state, we’re here to guide you on your way.
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Search Alaska Travel Nursing Jobs
Looking for a travel nursing job in Alaska? Use our job search feature below to see all the available opportunities across the state, filter by your own nursing specialty, and learn more about each unique assignment.
Alaska as a Travel Nurse
Alaska is an awe-inspiring state with unique environments. Enjoy the beauty and serenity of the Last Frontier: from bustling cities like Anchorage to remote villages. Outside of work, Alaska offers a plethora of recreational activities to indulge in during your time off.
Travel nurses can participate in everything from glacier trekking to snowboarding and dog sled tours. Whether you're into hiking, fishing, wildlife spotting, or simply immersing yourself in the breathtaking mountains, Alaska has it all.
Alaska is a popular state for travel nurses for both professional growth and personal fulfillment. By exploring this vast and awe-inspiring state, you can make a difference in the lives of communities while creating unforgettable travel nursing memories on your own Alaskan adventure.
SHC WeConnect App
Enhance Your Job Search with SHC WeConnect
The SHC WeConnect app is your all-in-one platform for managing your career with our travel nursing agency.
With just a few taps on your mobile device, the app connects agency nurses with a wide range of nurse staffing positions, enabling you to search for assignments, set up job alerts, and apply for positions across the US.
The app provides a seamless experience, making it easier than ever to manage each stage of your experience. With SHC WeConnect, travel nurses can take control of their job search and stay connected in real-time throughout the process. Available for download now in the App Store and Google Play.
Travel Nursing Pay
Better Pay for Doing What You Love
If you want to earn close to the national average pay while enjoying living in a state far from the main 48, Alaska is the place for you. How much you’ll earn will depend on your specialties, where you work, and other factors.
It’s important to keep in mind that Alaska’s overall cost of living is very high compared to the national average. Weigh this as a consideration before you choose a travel nursing assignment in Alaska, but there are plenty of other benefits to consider!
Finding Your Home Away from Home
The housing you have while you travel can make or break your experience. At SHC, we want you to be cared for and able to recuperate from a hard day’s work in a home you love. No matter what your preferences are, our dedicated team will work with you to find the best housing options.
When choosing your travel nursing housing in Alaska, we want you to have a great experience. The right housing will be the comfortable base you need for your exciting travel nursing adventure in Alaska!
More Rewards with SHC
On top of all the amazing perks of travel nursing, you’ll earn exclusive benefits working with SHC. In addition to great assignments, we make it possible for caring travel nurses to continue to work with us assignment after assignment - in Washington and wherever you choose next!
From 401k retirement plans to voluntary individual benefits including whole life insurance, short term disability, accident, and pet insurance, Supplemental Health Care has you covered.
Education & Licensure
Advance Your Career
Supplemental Health Care supports your nursing career and recognizes the value of increasing accessibility to professional education and advancement. We support upskilling programs and scholarship opportunities for nurses so you can further your education and advance your nursing career.
Alaska is not part of the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), but you can obtain your license in Alaska via endorsement, which is only available if you’re already licensed in another state and meet Alaska’s requirements. Alaska’s Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing has more information on current licensing requirements for travel nurses.
Explore Top Locations & Specialties in AK
The state of Alaska boasts numerous opportunities for travel nurses in search of their next adventure. From the bustling atmosphere of large cities to the serene beauty of small towns, travel nursing in Alaska is an ideal way to explore all that the state provides.
Here are some best destinations and most in-demand specialties for travel nurses in Alaska:
- Anchorage, AK
- Bethel, AK
- Juneau, AK
- Ketchikan, AK
- Nome, AK
- Seward, AK
- Sitka, AK
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Get Started with SHC
Travel nursing jobs are in high demand in hospitals and healthcare facilities across the country and we have so many travel nursing opportunities available right now! Our dedicated team is excited to connect with you in the next step of your travel nursing journey.
If you're ready to take the next step, fill out our short contact form below to get started travel nursing with Supplemental Health Care!