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Healthcare Staffing Agencies Help Working Parents – Here’s How

Many parents find that juggling a family and a career can be challenging. Even the most carefree days can present logistical problems. Many people are unaware that staffing agencies can be a massive help for working parents who are seeking jobs in the healthcare field. Are you a parent searching for the right answer for you? Read on.

Increased Flexibility

As a parent, you may feel like your work schedule, and your family schedule never quite mesh. Maybe your job requires you to work weekends when you’d rather be home with your family. A staffing agency can help you find the flexibility you need. If you work full time throughout the year, you may feel like you’re missing out on summer break with your kids. With a staffing agency, if you want to work during the academic year and take summers off, you have the option to do that.

Maybe you’re trying to decide whether you’d prefer to work in a hospital, a clinic, or a physician’s office. You need an income so you can provide for your family, and that means you can’t just leave a job to try something else. A healthcare staffing agency can help with that, too. Temps get to…hone their craft…in several different environments. You could try a variety of settings to determine which works best for you and gives you the flexibility you need for your family.

What if, as your kids get older, decide you’d like more hours or more responsibility? Healthcare staffing can be the answer in that regard, too. When you work hard, love your job, and do great work, it shows. When working with a staffing agency, employers see how you perform and how you fit in; that may lead to a long-term job in some cases.

Have Your Back

Searching for a job can be tough. Having someone on your side can make the process easier, less confusing, and less overwhelming. What if someone could manage the entire recruitment and hiring process? What if they could give you feedback to improve your chances of success? A staffing agency can do all that — and more.

One of the first tasks, finding leads, can be the first hurdle in a job search. Many jobs are not widely advertised, and some are not advertised at all. Staffing agencies have inside knowledge, and that’s very valuable. As a result, they can open doors to positions that may not be easy to find on your own. For busy parents, that kind of assistance can be beneficial.

What if you’ve interviewed for a position and think it might be a good fit for you, but you’re still unsure about some aspect of it? A staffing agency may be able to answer any lingering questions you still have or clear up any confusion about the company or the role.

Are You a Parent Seeking an Assignment?

At 365 Healthcare Staffing Services, we specialize in the recruitment and placement of healthcare professionals in per diem, travel, and permanent assignments in healthcare facilities across the country. Are you a parent seeking your next assignment? We’d love to work with you. Call us at 310.436.3650, and let’s get started.