If you are an overseas healthcare professional, HealthStaff Recruitment provides a comprehensive meet and greet service on arrival from overseas, including pick up from the airport. HealthStaff Recruitment meet and greet staff are also available to provide support in the following ways should you require it:

  • Locating and applying for longer term or permanent accommodation
  • Applying for a tax file number
  • Applying for health insurance
  • Introducing you to your hospital contact person
  • Gaining a bank account
  • Organising your mail
  • Social events
  • General tourist and transport information


Many NSW Health hospitals can offer single accommodation at a low cost for a limited or longer period. Currently, NSW Health is investigating more accommodation opportunities in areas local to NSW Health hospitals. You should make your accommodation requirements known to your HealthStaff Recruitment Consultant. To find out more about salaries, shift allowances and leave entitlements for nurses in NSW please refer to the NSW Ministry of Health website.