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#251960 - 10/05/07 01:29 PM nurses on San Pedro
RNdiver Offline
when I was on the island, I saw signs for a hospital, but I didnt see a hospital. are there jobs for nurses on this island?

do the doctors on the island do minor surgeries in their clinics? I am fully qualified to actually perform these type procedures.

any info welcome. thanks Kristine

#251969 - 10/05/07 02:38 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: RNdiver]
dabunk Offline
Jobs for Belizean nurses yes, jobs for others, much more difficult. Pay is extremely low, and Belizeans get first preference at them.

#251976 - 10/05/07 03:32 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: dabunk]
Amanda Syme Offline
dabunk is right, however, not all Belizean nurses are willing to live in the Cayes because of the low pay and high living expenses.

I am pretty sure that there is probably a market for private nurses.

#251990 - 10/05/07 04:31 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: Amanda Syme]
dabunk Offline
But that still requires work permit or residency first.

#251995 - 10/05/07 04:41 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: dabunk]
SP Daily Offline
If there's a need, you'll get a work permit.

#252037 - 10/05/07 10:39 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: SP Daily]
RNdiver Offline
a market for private nurses on the caye? thats interesting. I wouldnt know where to start that one. wouldnt that make me self employed? that would be a way around a permit. I think I will start looking into that.

anyone need a private nurse?

#252071 - 10/06/07 02:32 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: RNdiver]
Amanda Syme Offline
You wouldn't get away with working without a work permit, however it is much easier to obtain a self-employed work permit than it is to get an employer to apply for you.

#252073 - 10/06/07 02:35 PM Re: nurses on San Pedro [Re: Amanda Syme]
RNdiver Offline
usually thats the way it is, at least then I would know when it was done and all that. for now I playing the lottery. smile


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