Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) is an excellent place to work and welcomes applications from experienced, qualified internationally trained health care professionals.
SPECIAL NOTE FOR INTERNATIONAL NEW GRADUATES
Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider applications from international new graduates. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years experience to be considered for opportunities within VIHA.
Visit the following links for information about coming to work at VIHA from abroad.
HOW TO APPLY FOR JOBS AT VIHA - This section explains the process for finding and applying for a job at VIHA and includes frequently asked questions (FAQs). Go to How to Apply.
INTERNATIONALLY EDUCATED NURSES - This website explores integration into the Canadian health care system. Go to Professional Practice website.
INTERNATIONAL RESOURCES - This section has links to resources about foreign credentials, assessment and immigration. Go to Resources.
WORK PERMITS - This section explains what you need to do to obtain a work permit and work permit extensions. Go to Work Permits. Information for U.S. Citizens can also be found here.