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POEA Caregiver and Nurse Jobs in Japan
This job opening for Filipino nurses and caregivers is an initiative through the participation of Japan-Philippine Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA). The group who flew to Japan consists of 188 professional caregivers and 92 nurses. All these professionals were accepted through the participation of Japanese employers numbering up to 134 institutions and facilities.
The employers all took the chance to apply for getting a slot of the Filipino professional workers through the help of POEA and Japan International Corporations of Welfare Services (JICWELS), the official POEA counterpart in Japan.
Out of the 200 caregivers and nurses, only 10 were exempted from language training which a requisite of the Japan job program while the others were to undergo a 6-month training of Japanese language.
More information about the nurse and caregiver jobs in Japan can be found in this link – http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/pinoy-migration/05/08/09/1st-batch-jpepa-health-workers-leave-japan-sunday.