Long Term

About HealthX Long Term Contracts

At HealthX we offer a Registered Nurse (RN) Sponsorship Program through a unique long term partnership approach. HealthX proudly partner with Australia’s leading hospitals, health services and aged care services in regional and remote Australia, to support their long term nurse staffing needs.

For 10 years HealthX has been helping solve nursing shortages across Australia and has placed 500 nurses into regional Australia.

Under the program we employ and sponsor full-time qualified Registered Nurses with a minimum of two years’ experience, in the relevant clinical setting, and place them with our partner facilities for two years.

Under the program we employ and sponsor full-time qualified Registered Nurses with a minimum of two years’ experience, in the relevant clinical setting, and place them with our partner facilities for two years.

HEALTHX BENEFITS

For you, as an international nurse our onboarding team manages the visa sponsorship process and works closely with you to ensure a smooth relocation and transition to Australia through our Soft Landing Program.

This program provides you with a dedicated employee care specialist to assist in your relocation and transition to Australia. When relocating we ensure you and your family are well integrated into your new community and workplace.

Our unique services

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The international recruitment team will ensure they match you with the most suitable full-time position that aligns with your skill set, and take into consideration your personal and family circumstances

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Dedicated migration agent to Support with Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) (TSS) visa and sponsorship applications

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Assistance with your professional registration AHPRA

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Dedicated HealthX Specialist will travel with you to your new community and workplace

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Provide assistance with finding accommodation and schools

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Assistance in setting up bank accounts, Tax File Numbers, insurance etc.

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Providing ongoing support during your 2 year contract with HealthX

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We can provide guidance to those seeking permanent residency

1. The international recruitment team will ensure they match you with the most suitable full-time position that aligns with your skill set, and take into consideration your personal and family circumstances

2. Dedicated migration agent to Support with Temporary Skill Shortage visa (subclass 482) (TSS) visa and sponsorship applications

3. Assistance with your professional registration AHPRA

4. Dedicated HealthX Specialist will travel with you to your new community and workplace

5. Provide assistance with finding accommodation and schools

6. Assistance in setting up bank accounts, Tax File Numbers, insurance etc.

7. Providing ongoing support during your 2 year contract with HealthX

8. We can provide guidance to those seeking permanent residency

Visa and sponsorship

It is a requirement to have valid work rights in Australia to work as a Registered Nurse. HealthX employs and sponsors you under the TSS (subclass 482) visa for a period of 2 years. This is your pathway to permanent residency in Australia.

  • HealthX currently sees an average turnaround time of 5-7 days from lodgement for single, uncomplicated visas.
  • We have seen a 100% success rate for HealthX nurses for over 10 years.
  • The visa process can sometimes take up to 3 months. With our experience, expertise and high standards we see a much quicker turnaround time.

Visa and sponsorship

It is a requirement to have valid work rights in Australia to work as a Registered Nurse. HealthX employs and sponsors you under the TSS (subclass 482) visa for a period of 2 years. This is your pathway to permanent residency in Australia.

  • HealthX currently sees an average turnaround time of 5-7 days from lodgement for single, uncomplicated visas.
  • We have seen a 100% success rate for HealthX nurses for over 10 years.
  • The visa process can sometimes take up to 3 months. With our experience, expertise and high standards we see a much quicker turnaround time.

Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

To work in Australia as a nurse, you must be registered through Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA). To be considered for a role with HealthX you must be registered with AHPRA. All of the information on what you need to submit and the process can be found here.

  • Your overseas qualification needs to be equivalent to an Australian Bachelor’s Degree as a minimum
  • Your application has to be downloaded and posted to AHPRA in Australia.
  • The average processing time is 3-6 months.
  • If your application is approved you will receive “in principle” registration. You must then present in person to an AHPRA office in Australia within 3 months to finalise your full registration.
  • Once your application has been processed you will receive eligibility / in principle letter from AHPRA advising you to attend of their offices in person in Australia to finalise your registration. (you have 3 months to present in person)

With support from HealthX, you can be sure we will support you through the whole process, and give advice on the Australian way of life.

Working as a HealthX nurse in Australia

As a nurse in Australia you will work within a health service structure and enjoy:

  • Greater autonomy and responsibility
  • High levels of respect from clinical peers
  • A multidisciplinary team environment
  • Exposure to a diverse patient mix
  • A support network that will foster skills and develop your leadership.

Australia enjoys a laid back lifestyle focused on work-life balance:

  • Flexible hours and shifts

  • Opportunity to attract on-call and other shift benefits

  • Accrued days off (ADO)

  • Annual, personal and compassionate leave.

We understand moving to another country can be challenging. Don’t worry, HealthX will do the hard work for you while you plan your Australian adventures.

Testimonials

Everyone is easy to talk to and you can really feel their genuine concern to help you land a job and secure your visa. My experience with them was simply outstanding. 5 out of 5 Stars is not even enough to rate HealthX!

RN Gwen

I have found HealthX to be amazing! Arriving to work in Australia for the first time was daunting but the team at HealthX made my transition into working here so much easier. They have supported me the whole way and have been very responsive to all of my questions throughout my contract. Their communication and support goes without saying how passionate and professional they are as a company. I look forward to my future with HealthX!

RN Olivia

HealthX opened up the opportunity and helped me to reach my Australian dream. They are very accommodating and helpful throughout the whole process. I don’t know how and why, but in my case it went very quick! In a span of less than 2 months, I am now living and working as an RN in Australia! Special thanks to the whole team of HealthX for your guidance and assistance!

RN Irish

Nursing and healthcare professionals are in high demand in Australia, so don’t wait and get in contact with us to start your HealthX journey!

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