Nursing jobs near Amsterdam - The Netherlands

Do you want to start a career in healthcare, but there aren’t any jobs for the taking? In the Netherlands, we’re dealing with a shortage of good caretaking staff and that’s why Pleyade offers foreign nurses some interesting nursing jobs near Amsterdam. Regardless of whether you want to provide care in nursing homes or hospitals, there is always just the right fit for you.

However, providing the best care requires you to be able to understand a client’s needs and therefore you’ll need to learn the Dutch language. We understand. Therefore we don’t only offer nursing jobs near Amsterdam and Arnhem, but we make sure you can start your career in Dutch healthcare in the best way possible by offering you an educational program in which you’ll learn the language and get accustomed with Dutch culture.

Interested? Read all about our Eduployment Program for already certified nurses.

The program in short

The program is meant for EU-resident already having a EU-nursing degree. However, we do offer Erasmus internships for EU-students as well. Anyway, it all starts with an introductory course in which you’ll get to know the basics of the Dutch language. The course is given in your own home country and is already paid for. You’ll only have to purchase the required study app.

For certified nurses:
Upon completing the beginner’s course, you’ll be invited to the Netherlands so you can get acquainted with the Dutch culture and any future co-workers. For 5-6 months you’ll learn what it’s like work as a healthcare professional in the Netherlands. After this introduction, you are sure our nursing jobs near Amsterdam and Arnhem fit you like a glove or they’re not what you expected.

For becoming a Dutch nurse, you’ll be enrolled in a follow-up course in which you’ll master the Dutch language even more. Right until you have reached the level you need, to be able to apply for an obligated nurse-registration. After that, your nursing career in the Netherlands really begins since you can apply for all sorts of caretaking jobs, which Pleyade has to offer.

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Your benefits

When you apply for the Eduployment Program and start at one of the nursing jobs near Amsterdam / Arnhem, you are investing valuable time and effort into working at Pleyade. We acknowledge that and that’s why we try to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Amongst other things, we offer you:

  • a free beginner’s course with an introductory period in which you get paid
  • a free follow-up program to get your language skills to the required level of a professional nurse
  • help during all periods of your study
  • contribution to housing expenses during your language training (if the course is outside your place of residence)
  • competitive salaries with extra payments for working irregular hours, overtime and on Sundays and public holidays
  • a continuous development program for personal and professional growth
  • and an introduction to other healthcare institutions after two years (if you think it is time for a career switch)
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Pleyade’s nursing jobs near Amsterdam

Technically, only a few of our jobs are situated in Amsterdam. At Pleyade we provide care and assistance for our clients mostly in and around the vibrant city of Arnhem. However, you’ll be working and living at about an hour’s drive from Amsterdam. Thereby we make sure that each week you have more than enough spare time to explore the capital. Over and over again.

Our nursing jobs near Amsterdam and Arnhem consist of assisting the elderly living on their own or in nursing homes, providing care in (psychiatric) hospitals and/or in private clinics. Since we’re partner of the Dutch Healthcare Group for Arnhem – Nijmegen, we have a wide array of job opportunities for you to choose from. You’ll always find what you’re looking for in a nursing job and do what you love. Just as another 1,300 employees and over 600 volunteers at our organization do.

Curious about Pleyade? Read more about our Eduployment Program and our nursing jobs near Amsterdam or apply immediately!