We’re All About You

Your Career, Your Family, Your World

Let Global Nurse Force help you expand your nursing career and accomplish your dreams as a nurse in the UK, Ireland or USA.

We’ll guide you through the recruitment, credentialing, immigration, licensing and relocation process.

Finding the right nursing job has never been easier.

What We Offer

Nursing Careers at Healthcare Facilities in the UK, Ireland & USA

Nursing Careers Abroad

Exciting Jobs throughout the UK, Ireland & USA

Direct Hire Nursing Jobs

Permanent Placement at Leading Healthcare Facilities

End to End

Full Support Every Step of the Way

Why Work Abroad

Learn New Skills & Accomplish Your Dreams
  • Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Valued & Respected for your Skills
  • Better Quality of Life for your Family

IELTS & OET Training

Classroom and online preparation courses exclusively for nurses. Get your required IELTS or OET score faster and more effectively

IELTS Training

OET Training

Why Global Nurse Force

We understand that moving to another country can be a stressful experience. We’re here to make it as easy as possible.

When you register with Global Nurse Force, your consultant will tailor a recruitment plan to your specific needs, ensuring that you’re placed into nothing short of your ideal position

With over 20 years of experience recruiting nurses for the UK, Ireland and USA, you can rest assured that we’ll provide you the advice, information and support you need to secure your dream job abroad.

Think about where you are today and where you’d like to be. If living and working abroad is part of your plans, Global Nurse Force can guide you every step of the way!









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Common Questions from Nurses About Jobs Overseas

Jobs in UK

  1. Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  2. Registered as a nurse in your home country
  3. Eligible to register with UK NMC
  4. 12 months of nursing experience
  5. Successfully passed IELTS or OET
  1. Clear IELTS with 6.5 in writing and 7 in remaining / OET with C+ in writing and B in remaining
  2. Attend Skype or Face to Face job interview through Global Nurse Force & secure a job offer
  3. Create online account with NMC and complete eligibility and qualification application
  4. Pass the Computer Based Test (CBT) to prove your knowledge and skills in nursing
  5. Get your Certificate of Sponsorship (COS) from your UK employer
  6. Apply for your Tier 2 Visa
  7. Book your flight & arrive in the UK
  8. Start working as an assistant nurse
  9. Take the Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE) within 12 weeks of your start date
  10. Complete NMC registration process & start working as a Band 5 Registered Nurse
  1. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) is the regulator for nursing and midwifery
    professions in the UK.
  2. The NMC maintains a register of all nurses, midwives and specialist community public health
    nurses eligible to practise within the UK.
  3. Your application to work as a registered nurse in the UK is considered by them.
  1. The IELTS test is for people applying for higher education or professional registration in an English-speaking environment. The NMC accepts this test to meet the standard of its English language requirement to work in the UK.
  2. Occupational English Test (OET) is an international English language test that assesses the language communication skills of healthcare professionals who seek to register and practise in an English-speaking environment. The NMC accepts this test to meet the standard of its English language requirement to work in the UK.
  1. This is a test of your theoretical practice-based nursing knowledge.
  2. This multiple-choice test and can be taken at test centres around the world.
  3. Global Nurse Force will provide you training materials for the CBT

Jobs in Ireland

  1. Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  2. Registered as a nurse in your home country
  3. Eligible to register with NMBI
  4. 1 Year recent work experience
  5. Successfully passed IELTS or OET
  1. Clear IELTS or OET with below scores:

IELTS Academic Test

Minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic Score



Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in any one module.











Minimum Occupational English Test (OET)
Grade and Scores


B (350 – 450)

OET (Nursing) with Grade B in three components and C+ in one component


B (350 – 450)


C+ (300 – 340)


B (350 – 450)

NMBI only accept results from one IELTS or OET exam

  1. Attend a Skype or Face to Face interview through Global Nurse Force and secure a job offer
  2. Download and complete the Overseas Registration Application Request Form
  3. Once NMBI has processed that form, you will receive an Overseas Registration Application 
    1. Section 1 of that pack must be completed by you
    2. Section 2 includes forms that need to be completed by relevant authorities and submitted back to NMBI. The forms include Transcripts of Training, Verification (CCPS) and Employer References. The relevant authorities include:
      1. The higher education institutions where you trained as a nurse or midwife
      2. A competent authority which regulates nursing and midwifery professions
      3. Your current or former employer
  4. Ensure that relevant authorities complete their forms and return them directly to NMBI
  5. Once NMBI have received all the completed forms and documents, they will carry out an assessment of your application
  6. NMBI will issue a decision letter with the outcome of their assessment
  7. We will help you with your work permit and visa application
  8. In consultation with your employer, we will book your flight to Ireland
  9. We will ensure that you receive airport pickup & temporary accommodation
  10. We will also make sure you receive an orientation program to help you settle down
  1. Once NMI receives all the correct forms and documents, they will provide an assessment within 90 days.
  1. NMBI stands for Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland
  2. It is the health regulator that all nurses and midwifes working in Ireland must be registered with, like the NMC in the UK.
  1. The Overseas Aptitude Test is coordinated and managed by the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery in the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI). This test doesn’t require an employer to sponsor you (although you can choose to obtain employer sponsorship) whereas the Adaptation and Assessment Test does.
  2. The Adaptation and Assessment Test states that you must find an employer to sponsor you to work as a nurse in Ireland. This is a supervised assessment where you will work in an Irish healthcare facility for 6 weeks. If you complete this successfully, you will receive an official nurse pin and can complete registration with the NMBI. 
  3. The Overseas Aptitude Test only takes around 10-14 days to complete but the Adaptation & Assessment Test can take several months.

Jobs in USA

  1. Hold a BSc. Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  2. Hold a current nursing license in your home country
  3. Have at least one year of experience in an acute care hospital
  4. Must have passed the NCLEX exam
  5. Must have cleared IELTS
  1. Meet the educational & licensure requirements in home country.

    You’ve graduated from an accredited nursing program 
    You’re licensed as a registered nurse in your country 
    You’ve worked as a RN for at least one year 

  2. Pass the Academic IELTS exam 
    You will need 7 or above in speaking and 6.5 overall. 

  3. Pass your National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX)

  4. Register with a recruitment agency that can arrange job interviews for you.

    Tell us about your nursing experience and where you’d like to work and we’ll find the perfect employer for you.

  5. Attend Interview & Accept Job Offer

    We’ll prepare you for your clinical interview and guide you through your employment contract

  6. Get an RN immigrant visa/green card. 
    To get an immigrant visa, you’ll need the following:
    US-based employer who will be the petitioner for your immigrant visa. 
    A Visa Screen Certificate (VSC) issued by the CGFNS (www.cgfns.org)

  7. Complete medical exam and immigrant visa interview.

  8. Arrive in the US, secure your nursing license & start your new job
  1. You will need to pass the academic IELTS with 7 in speaking and 6.5 overall.
  1. The NCLEX determines if it is safe for you to begin practicing as a nurse in the U.S.
  2. You can obtain a U.S. RN license only after you pass the NCLEX exam
  1. Once you’ve passed the NCLEX, you’ll never need to take it again
  2. Even though your U.S. state nursing license may expire, your NCLEX never expires.
  3. Our licensure team will help you endorse your NCLEX to the state where you’ll work.