Job Opening for Nurses and Caregivers in Japan 2017


According to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, Japan is in need of 150 nurses and 600 caregivers this year. They are now accepting applicants for the said professions for deployment in Japan through Japan International Corporation of Welfare Services.

Japan International Corporation of Welfare Services is the only acceptance agency designated by the Government of Japan to accept foreign professionals, such as nurses and caregivers from the Philippines.

Here are the qualifications for nurses and caregivers:

NURSES: 150 Vacancies

• Graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing;
• With Board License;
• With at least three (3) years hospital experience;
• Preferably 20 to 35 years old; and
• Must be medically and psychologically fit to work

CAREWORKERS: 600 Vacancies

• Graduate from any four (4) year course and certified as a caregiver by TESDA;
• Graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing (under board) or any allied profession;
• Preferably 20 to 35 years old; and
• Must be medically and psychologically fit to work

If you think you are qualified for the said positions and you are willing to work in Japan, register online at or

You should also submit the following documents to the Manpower Registry Division, Ground Floor, Window T, POEA Building, EDSA corner Ortigas Avenue, Mandaluyong City:

• A detailed resume with one piece 2×2 picture
• Authenticated College Diploma (for careworker applicants), to follow
• Transcript of Records
• Valid PRC ID (for nurse applicants)
• Employment Certificates (for nurse applicants)
• Valid TESDA Certificate on Caregiving (for careworker applicants)
• Japanese Language Training Certificate, if available
• Copy of valid passport
• Valid NBI Clearance (for travel abroad)

Deadline for submission of applications is on: May 31, 2017.

    • Normalyn M. Santos
      Mar 06, 2017 08:05 am Reply

      How about freshly graduate for caregiving and no expirience? Thanks

    • pauline diaz
      Mar 06, 2017 08:59 am Reply

      im interested to apply for this position.. pero bigyan nyo naman po ng chance kaming mga vocational graduates po… nakapag aral po ako nang caregiving sa isang caregiving institute po at meron din pong NCII certificate… please sana bigyan nyo naman po kami ng chance…

    • Jemimah Vie
      Mar 07, 2017 08:35 am Reply

      How much the salary?

      Mar 08, 2017 04:29 am Reply

      Hello. Im Rachel V. Areno i’m willing yo apply a caregiver i have TESDA NC2.
      thank you.

      Mar 13, 2017 01:56 am Reply

      good morning po,gusto ko po mag apply as a caregiver in japan..

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