Our international nurse recruitment programme

Our international nurse recruitment programme prepares and develops nurses for a career in a dynamic, specialist and international healthcare setting. Now in its fourth year, our programme gives international nurses a structured and supportive learning environment that encourages development of skills and knowledge in both cardiology and respiratory care. Scroll through the timeline below to learn more about our programme, what you can expect, and how to apply.

  • Nurses
    We take pride in welcoming nurses from across the world to work with us and develop their nursing career. Our International Nurse Recruitment Programme gives you the opportunity to train, develop, and gain valuable experience in both an international and specialist clinical setting.
  • Nurses
    Find out about what makes our programme unique and how it could help you develop specialist skills in cardiology and respiratory care.
  • ECMO
    The Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) is a crucial part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registration process. To help you prepare for it, we have developed a structured OSCE training programme that will see you practice the skills that will be tested in the OSCE.
  • Nurses
    We have designed a benefits package to help support our nurses as they prepare for the OSCE and settle in to the UK.
  • Rose
    Rose, who joined Harefield Hospital from the Philippines, talks about her experience of the international nurse recruitment programme.
  • Nurses
    Find out more about our application process and what you need to know before you apply.
  • Donna, who joined Royal Brompton Hospital from Australia, talks about her experience of the international nurse recruitment programme and what you can expect when you join.
  • Arrivals
    Starting a new role in a new country can be both exciting and challenging. We will work with you to ensure you are supported throughout this process from the moment you arrive to the UK.
  • RBH
    There are different types of accommodation available on both hospital sites for international nurses at the hospitals.
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    Both our hospitals were grounded in a rich history before joining together to become what the hospitals are today. Find out more about their humble beginnings and how they have built an international reputation as leading heart and lung centres.
  • Department
    As an international nurse, you will have the benefit of being exposed to and gaining experience in a number of departments and units across adult and paediatric services in both hospitals.
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    The locations of our hospitals in South Kensington and Harefield offer ample opportunities to explore the surrounding areas. Take a look at some of their highlight attractions and landmarks.
  • Team
    If you have any questions about the programme or our current vacancies we would love to hear from you, please email us at: nurserecruitment@rbht.nhs.uk.