How to Work as an Indian Nurse in Saudi Arabia
<p>Saudi Arabia is a popular destination for Indian nurses who want to work abroad. There’s also a huge demand for healthcare professionals in the country, with attractive benefits and remuneration. Saudi Arabia also offers numerous job opportunities for Indian healthcare professionals. As a matter of fact, in 2014, 1800 out of the 2,100 nurses hired came from India! Here are 4 steps you need to take to work as an Indian Nurse in Saudi Arabia.&nbsp;</p> <h2>1. Get Your Documents Verified</h2> <p>First things first, get your documents in order! If you want to work as an Indian Nurse in Saudi Arabia you must verify your important documents such as your certifications, <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/verify-degree-india/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">education degrees</a>, credentials, and <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/mytrueprofile-digital-cv-highlights-identity/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">identity</a> documents. You can verify your documents with TrueProfile.io. It&#8217;s important to get these documents verified well in advance so that you are ready to present your application and CV to healthcare employers with no delay. Once verified, you will receive a <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/get-a-trueproof-for-your-credentials/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">TrueProof</a>, a <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/psv_report_dataflow/">Primary Source Verification</a> (PSV) report that you can transfer to any authority of your choosing.&nbsp;</p> <h2>2. Register for a Permit to Practice</h2> <p>If you intend to work in KSA, you need a permit to practice, also known as a health or medical license. Before getting your <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/mytrueprofile-digital-cv-highlights-license/" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">professional license</a>, you need to get your credentials classified. To do this, register with the <a href="https://www.scfhs.org.sa/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS)</a> through their online portal, <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/mumaris-plus-the-scfhs-portal-explained" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Mumaris Plus</a>. Once your documents are verified, upload and submit them to the SCFHS where they will decide your eligibility for registration and classification.&nbsp;</p> <h2>3. Complete the Prometric Exam</h2> <p>Once you successfully register for your permit to practice, you will be given an eligibility number and sent a message to schedule your Prometric exam. The <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/3-steps-getting-prometric-scfhs" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Prometric exam</a> is a prerequisite if you are looking for an international job as a nurse in Saudi Arabia. The exam is required for all foreign-educated nurses who want to work abroad in KSA.</p> <p>This exam assesses your competence as a nurse. You must pass the Prometric exam for you to qualify as a nurse in the country. Find out more about the <a href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/resources/3-steps-getting-prometric-scfhs" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Prometric exam here.</a></p> <h2>4. Find a Job&nbsp;&nbsp;</h2> <p>Finding an international nursing job in Saudi Arabia doesn&#8217;t have to be difficult.&nbsp;</p> <h3>Visual Guide on how to apply for a nursing job in Saudi Arabia:</h3> <h3><strong>Step 1</strong></h3> <p>Log in to your TrueProfile.io account:</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="429" height="712" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/05/GT-Arrow-Log-In.png" alt="Member-Log-in" class="wp-image-14851" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/05/GT-Arrow-Log-In.png 429w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/05/GT-Arrow-Log-In-181x300.png 181w" sizes="(max-width: 429px) 100vw, 429px" /><figcaption>Member-Log-in</figcaption></figure> <h3>Step 2</h3> <p>Select the Jobs tab:</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1024" height="375" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Arrow-Jobs-1024x375.png" alt="Jobs Tab" class="wp-image-14169" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Arrow-Jobs-1024x375.png 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Arrow-Jobs-300x110.png 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Arrow-Jobs-768x282.png 768w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Arrow-Jobs.png 1162w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /></figure> <h3><strong>Step 3</strong></h3> <p>Browse the latest nursing vacancies in Saudi Arabia:</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="957" height="602" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/02/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Apply.png" alt="Nurse Saudi Apply" class="wp-image-14175" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/02/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Apply.png 957w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/02/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Apply-300x189.png 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/02/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Apply-768x483.png 768w" sizes="(max-width: 957px) 100vw, 957px" /></figure> <h3>Step 4</h3> <p>If the job matches your skills, experience and career goals, select the <strong>Apply </strong>button!&nbsp;If you&#8217;re not ready to apply, you can click on the <strong>Save for Later </strong>button. &nbsp;</p> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="823" height="595" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Save-and-Apply.jpg" alt="Save for Later and Apply" class="wp-image-14176" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Save-and-Apply.jpg 823w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Save-and-Apply-300x217.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2022/04/GT-Nurse-Saudi-Save-and-Apply-768x555.jpg 768w" sizes="(max-width: 823px) 100vw, 823px" /></figure> <h2>Ready to work as an Indian nurse in Saudi Arabia?</h2> <p>Indian nurses are in high demand. Saudi Arabia is hiring Indian nurses at scale. Don&#8217;t miss out on the chance to take your skills overseas and reap the benefits of an international career. TrueProfile.io Jobs lists the latest healthcare vacancies from verified recruiters looking to hire the best international talent like you. Browse and apply for opportunities in Saudi Arabia now.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.trueprofile.io/member/jobs" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#e5e5e5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Apply for a nursing job in Saudi Arabia!&nbsp;</a></div> </div> <p class="has-text-color" style="color:#e5e5e5"></p>