Relocating to Canada

When you say 'Canada' what comes to mind is the high standard of living, friendly people and stable economy. These are only a few of the reasons that make this country a very popular destination for professionals looking for overseas career experience. You will need a valid work permit and relevant qualifications to be able to work in Canada.

While financial stability, career growth opportunities often are the major drive for people wanting to move to Canada, there are many more reasons to consider Canada as your new home.

Employment opportunities

In Canada unemployment rates are lower compared to other developed countries. It is constantly advancing in modern technologies and offers plenty of bright career opportunities in various fields, such as healthcare, engineering, telecommunications and many more.

Work and social benefits

Canada offers the highest minimum salary in North America. There may be differences in salary range, depending on the province. Foreign workers with work permits also have access to free healthcare system benefits, including their dependents. Some employers offer additional benefits, like allowances, health saving plans etc.


With growing diversity across the country, companies continuously work on ways to maintain a healthy work culture for everyone.


Low crime rates make Canada one of the safest countries to live in.

Affordable cost of living

Depending on the area you choose to live in, the average cost of living is very affordable.

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As a Medical Practitioner working in Canada, you are required to meet the following minimum requirements:

Health Care Assistant

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Education: BSc Nursing or equivalent
License: Registered Nurse [RN]
Experience: Preferably 2 years, but experience is not mandatory


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Health Care Assistants

The average health care assistant salary in Canada is $45,659 per year or $23.42 per hour. Entry-level positions start at $37,700 per year, while most experienced workers make up to $61,913 per year.


The average nursing assistant salary in Canada is $43,066 per year or $22.09 per hour. Entry-level positions start at $37,888 per year, while most experienced workers make up to $53,625 per year.

The average nurse salary in Canada is $68,237 per year or $34.99 per hour. Entry-level positions start at $51,640 per year, while most experienced workers make up to $82,193 per year.


The process is described in more detail on the candidate's page. For Canada, the process for medical applicants is as follows:

Register with I Work Overseas.

Let us know you want to work in Canada. You can do this by filling in the Application Form online, contact one of our recruiters near you or by sending us an email to You can also reach out to us on Messenger / WhatsApp / IG / LinkedIn.

Let's Get Started!

Our Job Coach will welcome you aboard! Before we proceed, we would like to get to know you and explain the process in more detail, explain the documents you need to submit and discuss what is it you are looking for, where would you like to relocate to and how you see professional development in the future.

Based on the information you have provided and the discussions we have had, the Job Coach will prepare your Career Profile, an essential part of the recruiting process. Your Career Profile is at the core of the application process. This is what Clients will see and how they will decide whom to consider.

A solid Career Profile increases your chances of being hired!

A professional portfolio is a great way to showcase your talents and achievements. For Employers, your Career Profile is like a window into you, your work, skills and experience.

Your Job Coach will help you with building your professional portfolio highlighting your most essential skills and increasing your chances of getting noticed by the right employer. Let’s make your experience and skills look impressive at the first glance!

Part of this stage may be an additional interview with one of our Senior Recruiters to dot the i's and cross the t's.

Let's get you ready for your Job Interviews!

You may already have gained some experience with Interviews, but solid preparation and practice is what it takes to get you successfully through the Job Interviews with Employers. Your Job Coach will assist you with preparations for those interviews.

Finding your perfect new position!

We help you through the Employer's selection process and when you are both happy to take it to the next level, the Employer issues a written offer for you to review.

If you need any help with these formalities or have questions, we are at your side. Once you are happy with the conditions offered, you can sign the Employment Contract and you are on your way to a new future!

Relocating to Canada to start your new life!

With your Contract signed, it is time to get ready to move! With our help, all paperwork has to be put in order, Visa applied for and tickets arranged. You are good to go!

Relocating is not a simple thing, this is going to be a massive change for you, we know! That is why we want to make this transition as easy as possible!

When you arrive at the airport, we will be there to take you to your new accommodation, assist you with settling in and introduce you to your new Employer.

Stay in touch!

You are now part of I Work Overseas Community! If you want, you can stay in touch. If you have questions, problems, or just want to pass by and say 'Hi!' --> we are there!

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