Registered Filipino nurses needed in Germany

Published August 2, 2018, 9:10 AM

by Patrick Garcia

By Mike Crismundo

BUTUAN CITY – The regional office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) here announced on Thursday job openings for registered nurses in Germany.

Department of Labor and Employment (MANILA BULLETIN)
Department of Labor and Employment (MANILA BULLETIN)

Applications for nurses are now being accepted under the Triple Win Project, a government-to-government project with the German Federal Republic supervised by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA).

DOLE 13 said applicants must be Filipino citizens and permanent residents of the Philippines with Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, have active Philippine Nursing License, and at least with years of related professional experience (bedside) in hospitals, rehabilitation centers and/or care institutions.

The applicants must also have German language proficiency or are willing to undergo German language training in the Philippines to attain Level B1 (to be paid by the employer), and must be able to attend the language class in October and November 2018; or with Bl or B2 Language Proficiency Level in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The documents to be submitted are cover letter and curriculum vitae with colored passport size picture; notarized copies of high school and Nursing diplomas; board certificate and copy of license from the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC); certificates of employment in related field (previous and current, notarized copies); attendance and/or level certificate for German language, if available; and copy of valid passport.

Applicants are required to present their original documents for authentication of written information before forwarding the resume to the employer.

Successful candidates shall have a starting monthly salary of €1,900 (gross) that will be increased to € 2,300 after recognition as a qualified nurse, it said.

Applicants may also submit the required documents to other POEA Regional Offices until August 14, 2018.