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Nursing in Canada

Move Your Career Forward in British Columbia

We Are Coming to You!

We are pleased to announce that the BC Health Careers Team is coming to the UK and Ireland visiting London, Belfast, Dublin, Manchester, and Glasgow in May 2024.

If you’ve ever considered working abroad, why not come meet the team and learn why so many nurses/allied health choose to live and work in British Columbia, Canada.

Join us at the Recruitment Pavilion where you will be supported by several organizations that can assist you in securing an engaging and meaningful career in British Columbia (BC) Canada.

During the event you will be able to connect real-time with experts that can provide information and support on a variety of topics such as: credentialing and registration, employment opportunities, immigration options, and tips for a successful career transition in BC.

You can also register for our seminars that will cover a variety of topics including:

  • Welcome to BC
  • Discover British Columbia
  • What Health Match BC Can Do for You
  • Credentialing & Registration
  • Regulatory Exams – NCLEX-RN, RPNCE, Rex-PN
  • BC Health Authorities
  • Living in BC – Urban vs. Rural
  • Immigration Options

Whether you’re a nurse/allied health professional eager to build your career, expand your nursing skills, or embrace an ambitious adventure, there could be no better place to do it than British Columbia (BC). Our lively and interactive Pavilion and seminars will introduce you to the remarkable range of nursing opportunities in BC.

We will bring a little bit of BC too, so you can discover what it’s like to live and work in communities across the spectacular province of British Columbia.

For more event details please visit BCHealthCareers.ca

Begin a Journey of a Lifetime!

Register today to attend in a city of your choice and receive upcoming details.

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London

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Belfast

May 13th, 2024
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Glasgow

Glasgow

Unable to Attend?

Learn more about British Columbia’s supports for Internationally Educated Nurses and register to connect with navigation services that can assist with financial, licensing, job search and immigration.

Who is Health Match BC?

Health Match BC is a free health professional recruitment service funded by the Government of British Columbia, Canada.

We have been working with BC Public Heath Employers for over 20 years to facilitate recruitment at facilities across the province and have successfully recruited thousands of Canadian and internationally educated health professionals to BC. 

As an internationally educated nurse, Health Match BC can facilitate your professional registration by providing expert knowledge and guidance. Our recruitment teams are familiar with every aspect of your Canadian career pathway, and our tailored assistance ensures that your professional goals and lifestyle preferences are met.  You can feel confident as you begin your own journey and embark on a healthcare career in BC.

Recruitment Tour Team

Health Match BC

Tracie Galbraith

Tracie joined Health Match BC in 2016 for a one-year term and has never left!

Currently a Senior Consultant with the Nurse Recruitment Team, Tracie is inspired by the candidates she works with and gets great satisfaction from the small part she plays in helping nurses move their careers forward.

With over 20 years of experience in Human Resources and Recruitment, Tracie has worked in Healthcare, Medical Research, Academia and even did a stint as the Operations Manager of a professional sports team.

As a lifetime resident of British Columbia, Tracie enjoys all her community has to offer, but most enjoys time spent with her family, friends and, of course, her dog Cooper.

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Shannon Rodrigues

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Clinical Education

Regional Director Clinical Education, Nursing & Allied, and Regional Professional Practice- Nursing Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)

Bonnie Catlin, MScN

Regional Director Clinical Education, Nursing & Allied, and Regional Professional Practice- Nursing Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)

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Julie Dufton, RN, BSN

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Julie has worked in Fraser Health as a nurse for over 30 years mostly in the Emergency Department (ED) and now as a Leader with Talent Acquisition and Onboarding with a continued focus on ED recruitment…

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Director Clinical Education

Aneta D'Angelo, MEd, BScN, RN

Director Clinical Education

Aneta D’Angelo obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and a Master’s degree in Education from University of Windsor, Ontario – degrees which showcase her dedication to both healthcare and education…

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Work

Live

in British Columbia

Working in the BC Healthcare System

The Government of BC is strengthening the way people are cared for in Canada – providing better, more person-focused services and careers that can make a difference.  To learn more, visit BCHealthcareers.ca

Work and Live in British Columbia

BC has a healthcare system that values and respects nurses and offers an outstanding variety of job opportunities.  With healthcare facilities diverse in size and scope, you can choose to work in rural or urban areas.  With fulfilling career opportunities in strong, supportive communities and BC’s collaborative and innovative healthcare culture, you can sustain a rewarding, successful and dynamic career.

Wherever you choose to live, BC’s spectacular scenery and remarkable recreational experiences are unmatched.  Adventure awaits in every corner of the province, from hiking ancient forests, strolling endless beaches, to world-class mountain biking and skiing.  With the majestic mountains, temperate rainforests, deserts, grassy plains, and beaches, you are sure to find your lifestyle preference, and have the opportunity to be introduced to a new one.

With nature at your doorstep, enjoying a balanced lifestyle – is distinctly BC.

Highlights From Recruitment Tour 2023

Health Match BC’s first-ever UK-Ireland Recruitment Tour was a whirlwind four city tour met by enthusiastic, eager, and engaged sold-out audiences. There were many moments to remember, along with dynamic discussions and connections that have us excitedly looking forward to supporting nurses in their career journey to British Columbia.  

Don’t take our word for it

“I walked out of the event and wanted to hop right on a plane to British Columbia”

“Event was brilliant. Information that was given was very good!”

“The event was interesting and lots of information on offer…I would really like to work in BC. I am totally convinced.”

This site is maintained by Health Match BC, a free health professional recruitment service that is becoming part of BCHealthCareers.ca. While we complete this transition, Health Match BC programs and services will remain unchanged.

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