Today, we at Medical Travel Nigeria will be sharing useful insights on how Nigerian Nurses like you can work legitimately in Germany. Are you a registered nurse with a bachelor degree ? Do you have years of work experience? Then, we have a better career option for you. You can work as a registered nurse in Germany with a work contract for long term. All you need is to learn German B2 level and acquire a Goethe/telc/osd certificate as proof of your efficiency. This s because German is the official language of Germany and being a nurse you will have to interact with patients and they will speak only German.
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Since Germany is a non-English speaking country, it is required to translate all your documents to German in order for the German authority to evaluate your certificates. When you complete German course and you have Goethe certificate with you, you will be guided on how start the actual procedure of finding a job in Germany. You might know that Degree obtained in Nigeria has to be evaluated to issue a license to work as a registered nurse in Germany. This is done by a government authority in Germany which will take approximately 2 to 3 months to issue your registration to work as a licensed nurse.
When you are issued your license to work in Germany, you will be provided with work contract from a care home in Germany. With this, you can apply for an employment visa at the German consulate in Lagos.
All you need to do is to pack your luggage and wait for the date to fly to Germany! You will be paid with a beginning salary of 2500 euros monthly including taxes. For a nurse with a foreign degree this will be a great salary to start your career in Germany. This is because nursing in a care home will give you a close look at the German culture and to improve your communication skills in a real environment. Within one year itself you will be accustomed to the way of life in Germany and will be an expert in your profession so that you can later move to hospitals or other nursing homes as you wish. Now that I have mentioned the procedure in detail, let’s have a look at the documents required for the application.
- Registration License
- 4 years mark list of BSc. Nursing degree
- Academic transcript certificate
- Experience certificate
- Police Clearance certificate
- Doctor’s fitness certificate
- B2 Goethe certificate embassy attested
Germany is lacking hundreds of nurses in hospitals as well as nursing homes. Nursing job is listed as one of the highly demanding jobs in Germany . Apart from the fact that you have to learn German, you will have high salary and high quality of life compared to any other country. Germany is a safe and friendly country for families. If you are married, you can bring your kids and spouse to Germany soon after you reach Germany and settle in Germany itself. This is the best opportunity for you to secure your life and your kids as well. If you want to upgrade your life, do not wait and contact us! We will make it happen for you!