Ireland has plenty of opportunities for nurses who wish immigrate to Ireland for jobs. As a foreigner, you need to follow few steps to move to Ireland for jobs.
We have given list of things to be done to immigrate to Ireland – step by step.
Nurse need to have 3 years of experience in hospital. If nurse is expert in particular field of nursing (procedure or skills) that will be added advantage.
The person come from a Non-English speaking country, nurse should clear any international English Test (IELTS OR OET). Nurse need to have required score in test; can apply for Nurse licensing in Ireland.
NURSING JOBS IN IRELAND – PROCEDURE AND STEPS TO IMMIGRATE for Foreigners
Submit Application to Nursing Body (Ireland – NMBI)
We need to process papers to Nursing Body (Ireland – NMBI) for approval to work in Ireland. For approval, it takes minimum of four months. Once your application is approved, you will be offered letter to work in Ireland.
Find employer – Get offer letter to work job in hospital
This is very important step for nurses to get work visa for Ireland. Nurse need to find job and get offer letter for work. This process is done by recruiting agencies or you can do on your own.
Finding right Recruiting Agencies
Once you find right recruiting agencies, agencies will take care of finding suitable jobs, interview and visa etc. Nurse need to look for reputed agencies that has good reputation for their services, if you able to find, then 90 % work will be over.
Interview will be conducted through online and nurse will be selected.
Don’t leave complete process to other; you need to have full responsibility of your actions.
Get Hospital Experience
English requirement (IELTS) – Get required score
Application to Nursing Body (NMBI – IRELAND)
Get approval to work in Ireland
Find nursing job in Ireland on your own or with agencies.
After getting offer letter, apply for work visa
Work visa is over, you process will be complete and you are ready to fly Ireland.
AUTHOR : ARUN KUMAR RAJAMANI
DATED : 26/8/18. UPDATED: 31/07/19