Useful information and advice for candidates searching and applying for healthcare jobs both at home and overseas.

Below, Rebecca Dunne an Irish staff nurse recounts how she came to work in an NHS hospital in London. Rebecca graduated from Trinity College School of Nursing a couple of years ago, just as the economy took a nosedive. With very few nursing posts available to her in her own country, Rebecca chose to look into options of a nursing profession overseas and applied to the NHS, the National Health Service of the UK. “Having just graduated, I wanted … Continue reading

The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment team are seeking newly qualified and experienced Staff Nurses for full time, permanent nursing positions at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.   The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest trusts, their 10,000 staff deliver care to more than 1.6 million patients every year at the three main hospitals – Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital, and the Royal … Continue reading

Job Interview Feedback   When you receive an invitation to interview for your dream nursing job it often feels like all your hard work has paid off and you start thinking about your new life overseas, but unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. Getting an interview is the first step, how you perform in the interview decides your faith. Sometimes, if it’s a job you really really want, nerves can … Continue reading

Our Recruitment consultant, Niamh Hayes, recently travelled to Kochi, India on a recruitment campaign carrying out face to face interviews for Staff Nurse positions for The Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. We asked Niamh to describe the day to day activities involved with NHS recruitment campaign. “One thing I enjoy about recruitment campaigns is that you can never be certain of what is going to happen throughout the day. Each … Continue reading

Skype interviews are becoming a common practice in the screening process, especially when it comes to international nursing positions. Interviewing on Skype gives you the opportunity to interview for your dream nursing job – without having to travel. The KCR team have put together 7 useful tips and tricks to put your best self forward for the Skype interview. Look the Part You might feel strange sitting at home wearing … Continue reading

The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment in partnership with University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust will be visiting Porto, Portugal on October 19 to hold interviews with NEWLY QUALIFIED & EXPERIENCED STAFF NURSES to join the Trust’s forward thinking and supportive multi–professional team. You will have the chance to join a Hospital that has strong company values: Patients First, Working Together and Always Improving. The hospital wards are committed to valuing you … Continue reading

The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment team are seeking newly qualified and experienced Staff Nurses for full-time positions at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, Reading, England. INTERVIEW DATES AND LOCATIONS Skype interviews will be on the 19th of October via Skype for full-time newly qualified NHS Staff Nurse Positions across the following areas:  Medicine | Cardiology | CCU | Respiratory | Surgery | Orthopaedics | Emergency | MAU | Intensive Care Unit … Continue reading

  The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment (KCR) team are seeking newly qualified, soon to be qualified, and experienced nurses for full-time, permanent NHS Staff Nurse positions at NHS Trusts across England.    Interview Dates and Locations Face to Face interviews will be conducted in Ireland throughout August 2017 and Skype interviews can be organised at the candidate’s convenience.  Staff Nurse positions are available across all areas and specialties at NHS Trusts such as: Royal Free … Continue reading

  Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment (KCR) specialise in the recruitment of registered nurses in Ireland, London, and throughout the UK.   The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment team are currently seeking newly qualified and experienced Staff Nurses for positions at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust.   Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust provides a full range of services to a population of over 132,000. The Trust provides a range of acute services … Continue reading

  Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment (KCR) specialise in the recruitment of registered nurses in Ireland, London, and throughout the UK.   The Kate Cowhig International Healthcare Recruitment team are currently seeking newly qualified and experienced Staff Nurses for positions at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.   Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK and a world renowned centre of … Continue reading