Traditionally Nurses have moved internationally to seek employment, gain valuable skill and experience or simply to develop their careers.
In the current economic climate it may be difficult for a graduate nurse to obtain employment at all. Fortunately, by taking an international perspective some or all of these problems can be addressed. With limited post graduate experience it may often be difficult to obtain work in your desired field or even in a hospital environment. A solution may well be in the Elderly Care sector where there continues to be a substantial demand due to our increased ageing populations. You would have the benefit of the following:
- The security of a permanent well paid job.
- Gain valuable nursing skills in Care planning, team work, medication administration, wound dressings and the care and management of many medical conditions. Elderly care has advanced and evolved and standards are high.
- Training and opportunities to improve your education standards may also be on offer.
- Elderly care is highly regulated career advancement opportunities are good within large group homes who serve this growing market.