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DOLE: 739 job openings for nurses available in UK, Ireland

via gmanetwork.com – A total of 739 job oppenings for nurses are available in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, and Filipino nurses are encouraged to apply. “This is a worthy career opportunity for our Filipino nurses who want to seek overseas employment,” said Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz in Read more »

Hospital bosses recruiting from Philippines and Europe

via burytimes.co.uk – BOSSES of Fairfield and three other Greater Manchester hospitals are flying staff 7,000 miles across the world to recruit nurses in the Philippines and Europe due to a staffing crisis. Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, which also runs North Manchester General and The Royal Oldham hospitals, and Read more »

Three UK hospitals in need of Pinoy health professionals

via gmanetwork.com – Three hospitals in the United Kingdom are in need of Filipino healthcare professionals, opening the gates for hundreds of would-be OFWs. In a statement Tuesday, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), which is under the labor department, has just approved 270 job Read more »

Hospital forced to recruit 200 Filipino nurses to plug severe staffing shortages as experts warn 20,000 NHS posts are vacant

By Sophie Borland FOR THE DAILY MAIL An understaffed hospital trust has hired 200 nurses from the Philippines having failed to recruit any from the UK. Gloucestershire Hospitals – which serves 612,000 patients – is also aiming to appoint dozens of nurses from Spain, Portugal and India over the coming Read more »

DOLE notes greater demand for Pinoy nurses in UK

via gmanetwork.com -Filipino nurses wanting to work abroad may want to consider the United Kingdom, the Department of Labor and Employment said Friday. DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said this was indicated in a report from the Philippine Overseas Labor Office in London. “(T)wo UK-based foreign placement agencies acting on behalf Read more »

New registration process for UK-bound nurses, midwives

via gmanetwork.com – Starting September, Filipinos wanting to work in the United Kingdom as nurses and midwives may have to comply with a new registration process, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said. In a statement, DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said the new process of the UK Nursing and Read more »

Pinoy nurse in UK has passion for painting

By Nini Valera-abs-cbnnews.com Even if he’s working as a nurse in London, Francis Tanseco considers himself a painter. “Painting is my passion,” said Tanseco. “I paint all the time here now. I think of subjects and just dream of pictures in my head. But I’m still a nurse here.” Read more »

Pinoy nurse bags top prize at NHS quality award

By Rose Eclarinal, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau Francis Fernando won the first prize at the NHS Clinical Leaders Network AQuA Henderson Quality Awards in the UK.

Filipina nurse wins award from UK gov’t

abs-cbnNEWS.com A nurse, who graduated from Siliman University, became the very first Filipino to receive the prestigious Mary Seacole Development Award from the UK government.

Retired Pinoy nurses recover house from squatters in UK

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By Rose Eclarinal, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau Sisters Lilia and Amelita Olasa spent the last 30 years in the UK working hard, preparing for a comfortable life in retirement, that includes a 3-bedroom house.