The “Justice Health Mental Health Nursing Bank”

The “Justice Health Mental Health Nursing Bank” – Mental Health Nursing in Oz with the Working Holiday Visa     The Working Holiday Visa (WHV) allows the perfect balance of professional work experience and the possibility of travel and adventure Down Under. ICE Group have partnered with the Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network (JHFMHN)…

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Introduction to Justice Health Forensic Mental Health Network

ICE Group are currently running a recruitment campaign for Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network of New South Wales Australia. The Network is looking for Mental Health Nurses and Clinical Nurse Specialists to fill a number of vacancies. Continue reading to learn more about the variety of opportunities and incentives that could be offered…

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Midwifery at Tamworth Hospital

I recently met with Emily Bainbridge as part of our podcast series for our Hunter New England Overseas recruitment campaign. Emily is a dual qualified registered nurse and registered midwife working in Tamworth Hospital in New South Wales. Having been a registered nurse for 11 years, last year Emily got the amazing opportunity to undertake…

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AHPRA – Presenting Your Proof Of Identity

There have been many horror stories of falling at the last hurdle when you present your ID to AHPRA, so this blog gives you tips on what to expect and what to watch out for. We have tried to update this blog with the most current information available to us based on AHPRA guidance and…

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International Travel to Australia during COVID-19 – FAQS

We have had many calls and messages from Nurses and Midwives who are interested in going to Australia this year but don’t know what is happening in regards to COVID-19 restrictions. ICE Group have compiled a list of our frequently asked questions to help you in your quest to get to Oz. Additionally, we will be holding…

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Spotlight on Midwifery in Sydney

Aleksandra Szycman is an Irish trained Midwife who graduated from UCD in 2017. After attending an information roadshow in Dublin hosted by Hurstville Private Hospital she started a year-long journey to get to work as a Midwife in Sydney, Australia. With the support of ICE Group, Aleksandra started in Hurstville Private Hospital at the start of March 2020,…

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New AHPRA Assessment Model – March 2020

AHPRA have updated their factsheet on the new assessment model for Internationally Qualified Nurses and Midwives (IQNM’s) From last Friday (21/02/2020) AGOS-40 application forms posted to AHPRA will not be accepted.  All applications are made online.  IQNM’s must provide their qualifications and other details through the online Self-check process.  This will be made available from March…

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AHPRA Changes – Latest Update

AHPRA have published a factsheet on the transition to a new assessment model for internationally qualified nurses and midwives (IQNMs).  While it still lacks specific details it sets out new dates for the transition. New Model of Assessment for IQNMs In early 2020 the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia will move to an outcomes-based…

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