International Nurses

Living overseas and interested in working as a nurse in Australia?

The nursing profession is increasingly international and every year XXXXXXXX welcomes nurses from overseas.

This page provides nurses currently living overseas with information about living and working in Australia.

Opportunities for nurses

XXXXXXXXX Hospitals has 46 hospitals providing private health care to approximately 900,000 patients per year.

We are Australia’s only private hospital network with hospitals located in each state and territory, which means that we can offer opportunities for transfer throughout the country.

Positions are available across Australia for Nurses from a range of specialities:

  • Critical Care (ICU / ITU / HDU / CCU)
  • Theatre
  • Anaesthetics and recovery
  • Rehabilitation
  • Midwifery
  • Mental Health
  • Surgical
  • Orthopaedics


Working at a XXXXXXXX hospital, you can expect a workplace culture that is reflective of the modern Australian culture.

  • We are friendly.
  • We don’t shy away from hard-work, but we do make sure we have fun doing it.
  • We are inclusive and respectful of our multicultural differences
  • We value camaraderie and teamwork.
  • We are pragmatic with a focus on providing the best care and customer service to our visiting medical specialists, patients, clients and their families.

Employee benefits

Enjoy benefits like these:

  • Competitive salary rates and other benefits.
  • 9% superannuation (retirement) fund.
  • Up to six weeks annual leave (depending on the area you are employed in)
  • Relocation incentives and other support for direct applicants.
  • Sponsorship available for a work visa for successful applicants.
  • Broad and challenging clinical experience.
  • Opportunity for permanent residency after a qualifying period.
  • Great family friendly working environment and culture in a reputable healthcare services company.
  • Education opportunities.
  • The ability to travel while you work – remember XXXXXXX has at least one hospital in every state and territory of Australia.
  • All the lifestyle benefits that living and working in Australia has to offer.

Living and working in Australia

XXXXXXXXXXX provides international nurses with an opportunity to live and work in Australia.

Due to our presence in every state, you will have a chance to work in any of our facilities throughout the country.

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