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International Applicants

Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are given priority on all vacancies in the province of British Columbia.

​As we face a potential shortage of qualified health care and administrative staff in BC, international applicants will be considered for available positions if they are eligible for registration. For assistance please contact our recruitment team. They will provide assistance and consultation on:

  • general immigration information
  • the process of obtaining a temporary work visa
  • the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

You may wish to visit Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC), for more detailed information. On the CIC site, click on the “Immigration Applications for Persons outside Canada” link.

Physicians

There is a great need for qualified physicians in BC. As an international physician, you may be considered for available positions if you are eligible for registration. 

Our Physician Recruitment team can provide assistance and information on:

  • general Immigration information for international physicians

  • the College of Physicians & Surgeons of BC registration process

  • the process of obtaining a temporary work visa.

To obtain more information on immigration requirements, please visit Health Match BC. The Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC) website is also useful.

Nurses

As we face a potential shortage of qualified nurses in Canada, international nurses will be considered for available positions if they are eligible for registration. For assistance please contact our Nurse Recruitment Team. They will provide assistance and consultation on:

  • general immigration information for international nurses
  • the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) process
  • the process of obtaining a temporary work visa
  • the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP).

You may also wish to visit Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC), for more detailed information.

You can download our International Nurse Checklist to help you prepare to relocate to Vancouver.

Relocation information

We are committed to recruiting and retaining the very best talent for all of our agencies, services, programs, and divisions. We offer relocation assistance for candidates relocating from outside province. Please speak with a member of our recruitment team for details. 

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