Useful information on applying for the latest nursing jobs across the UK, Ireland and overseas.

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

What is the New Children’s Hospital Group? The New Children’s Hospital will merge three existing children’s hospital into a singular body and will be located adjacent to St. James (adult) Hospital. Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital (Crumlin), Temple Street Children’s Hospital (Dublin) & The National Children’s Hospital (Tallaght), will join together resulting in all paediatric specialists being under one roof. What this means for the parents of the sick children is … 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

How to write a CV that will increase your chances of getting your dream job as a nurse in Ireland or the UK!     Have you ever wondered what layout is appropriate when applying for nursing positions in Ireland or the UK? Here at KCR we are sent 100’s of CV’s every-day, by following the steps outlined below you will give yourself the best possible chance to put your … Continue reading

Frequently Asked Questions About OET (Occupational English Test)   The OET exam can be a confusing and scary process. Your OET exam is the first step you must take to begin your journey to your chosen English speaking country. Here at Kate Cowhig Recruitment we want to make your journey as easy as possible, so we’ve answered a few FAQ’s to help put you at ease when it comes to … Continue reading

  At Kate Cowhig we are currently recruiting for nurses to work in permanent roles across medicine, respiratory, gastroenterology, emergency room, surgery, orthopaedics, emergency assessment unit, stroke unit and theatres for the Mid Essex NHS Hospital Trust.   Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust, based in the heart of Essex, employs nearly 5,000 staff and provides a comprehensive range of acute and community based services from four sites in and … Continue reading

  From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting … 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 team are seeking newly qualified and experienced Staff Nurses for full-time, permanent nursing positions at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.   Interview Dates and Locations Interviews for Staff nurse positions at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust will be conducted via Skype on Friday, 6 October 2017.   About University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust   University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust provides services … 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