The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration announced it is now accepting applications for nurses under the Triple Win Project of Germany.
The Triple Win program is a bilateral diplomatic project between the Philippines and Germany which started in 2013.
POEA said qualified applicants must be Filipino citizen and permanent resident of the Philippines with Bachelor of Science in Nursing, active Philippine Nursing License and at least two years related professional experience (bedside) in hospitals, rehabilitation centers and/or care institutions.
Applicants must be proficient in German language or 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.
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.
The employer will pay the visa and airfare from the Philippines to Germany and will assist the employee find a suitable accommodation. The selected nurse will bear the expenses in full or in part of the board and lodging.
Interested qualified applicants should register online at www.ereqister. poea.gov. ph and personally submit the required documents (fastened in a folder) under the heading “German Federal Employment Agency RSF No. 180018” at the Manpower Registry Division, Ground Floor, Blas F. Ople Bldg. (formerly POEA Bldg.), Ortigas Avenue corner EDSA, Mandaluyong City.
Applicants should also submit his or her cover letter and curriculum vitae with colored passport size picture; High School Diploma (notarized copy); Nursing Diploma (notarized copy); Board Certificate and copy of license from the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC); Certificates of employment in related field (previous and current) (notarized copy); Attendance and/or level certificate for German language, if available; and copy of valid Passport.
Qualified applicants will be required to present their original documents for authentication of written information before forwarding the resume to the employer.
Deadline for submission of applications for applicants at POEA Central Office and Cebu is on August 17, 2018 while applicants at other POEA Regional Offices is on August 14, 2018.
Under the Triple Win program, the Central Office for Foreigners and Specialists’ Placement Service (Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung or ZAV) of the German Federal Employment Agency and the German Association for International Cooperation (Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit or GIZ) are recruiting qualified nurses from the Philippines, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Tunisia for nursing and elderly care facilities.
The program helps address the needs of Germany’s healthcare sector while providing job opportunities for participating countries.