registered nurse without experience,, caregiver now

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by quitess26 (New) New

Iam a registered nurse in the philippines but no experience. Currently im working as a caregiver in israel for 3 years now. However, i want to move to other country like newzealand to use my profession and i dont know what way i can use in order to pursue that. Someone here can advice me an appropriate way to become a nurse in nz.. I will be delighted if you guys help me and sincerely thankful if spare some time to answer my inquiries.. Thanks

JustBeachyNurse, RN

Specializes in Complex pediatrics turned LTC/subacute geriatrics. Has 12 years experience. 1 Article; 13,949 Posts

I'm pretty positive NZ still requires 2years nursing experience as an RN. Unlicensed caregiver doesn't count.

See page 2:

http://www.nursingcouncil.org.nz/content/download/1510/6916/file/International%20Registration%20Guidelines%2002Nov15.pdf#page4

Need 2 years paid RN experience in the last 5 years. Current registration in your country of education.