Are you a nurse or a doctor?
Planning to work in Australia?
The good news is that you have plenty of opportunities in Australia since there is a rising demand for health care professional due to aging population.
So if you have the required qualifications and experience then you can be assured of a great future in Australia
Here are some conditions you must have if you wish to obtain a work visa to Australia
- You must be under 50 years old
- Ability to speak and write fluently in English.
- Appropriate qualifications.
Please note your qualifications will need to be assessed by the relevant authority here
The Australian Government Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC)
has developed a website specifically for doctors and nurses to provide information
on the various visa options and eligibility .
If you are a doctor,
A doctor in Australia pays around $90000k to $120000k
Experience doctors can earn more also its possible to earn more in rural areas
A practice in Australia is very similar to the UK & Ireland in terms of clinical work.
Services often provided by Medical centers in Australia
Physiotherapy, pathology, and ultrasound, CT and / or ECG too. Usually practices have 6 to 10 doctors on site.
Doctors must be registered to practice specifically in Australia
Medical Board of Australia under some categories.
1) General registration
2) Specialist registration
3) Provisional registration
4) Limited registration
5) Non-practicing registration
6) Student registration
There are 6 steps involved in the registration process for International Medical professionals who want to work in Australia
The procedure for foreign nurses is similar, nurses can earn from $60k AU to around $90k depending on specialism and experience.