General Nurses, Personal Assistants, Health Care Assistant Jobs in Saudi Arabia through the Government of Kenya

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The government of Kenya is collaborating with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in enhancing safe, regular and productive labour migration between the two countries. Through this initiative, thousands of Kenyans have been facilitated to get employment opportunities in KSA both in the Public and Private sectors.

In line with this partnership, a number of private sector players have expressed interest in recruiting additional health care workers from Kenya beginning January 2024.

In view of the above, the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection invites applications from qualified Kenyans for employment in the KSA as General Nurses and Personal Assistant/Health Care Assistant professionals.

Eligibility Criteria

1) Be a Kenyan Citizen

2) Gender: Female

3) Hold a Bachelor of Science Degree /Diploma/Certificate in Nursing

4) Be a registered and licensed member of the Nursing Council of Kenya, and in good standing

5) Be in possession of a valid Police Clearance Certificate.

6) Work Experience:

  • Nurse with Degree qualification: – Minimum of 2 years’ nursing continuous work
  • Nurse with Diploma qualification: – No experience (Fresh graduates required),
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c) Nurse with Certificate qualification: Minimum One (1) Year Continuous work Experience

7) Language – English proficiency in writing and speaking

8) Medically fit, 9) Hold a valid Kenyan passport

10) Age: 22 – 35 Years,

11) Prometric Test: Must have a valid Prometric Results; If not, the same can be taken either in Kenya OR KSA (Prometric test cost to be deducted from the employee’s salary in 3 instalments)

12) Data Flow Verification: Dataflow verification report of educational and professional certificates and Nursing Council License and employment history.

Basic Terms

a) Period of Contract – Two (2) years renewable,

b) Salary:

  1. Minimum of 3,500.00 SAR/month for Degree Holder, (Approx Ksh 150,000)
  2. Minimum of 3,000.00 SAR/month for Diploma Holder, (Approx Ksh 130,000)
  3. Minimum of 2,200.00 SAR/month for Certificate Holder, (Approx Ksh 95,000)

c) Work hours – 8 hours/day

d) Air ticket – Round trip air ticket

e) Overtime – In accordance with the Saudi Arabia Labour Laws

Application Process

Interested candidates are advised to signup/register and apply for consideration through the National Employment Authority (NEA) Job Portal: OR


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