Alberta Health Services (AHS) welcomes international and out-of-province health care professionals to apply. Live, work, and play in our scenic province that offers one of the lowest costs of living in Canada and the most sunshine per year!
On this page, you will find links and information about the steps needed to work in Alberta, Canada. You will also find information about what certification requirements you need to work in a clinical practice.
Visit the Government of Alberta's website for more information on Life in Alberta.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada provides useful information regarding working and living in Canada. Including how to apply to be eligible to work in Canada, as well as, becoming a permanent resident of Canada. To start your search, visit the Citizenship and Immigration website under Immigrate to Canada.
For more information, check out the Government of Alberta's Welcome to Alberta: Information for Newcomers guide.
If you are a healthcare professional wanting to work in our province, you need to be licensed or registered with the Alberta regulatory college or licensing body for your profession. A complete list of colleges and associations is available from Alberta Health.
To apply for vacant positions, create your AHS career profile through our online Career Centre.
AHS provides alternative job opportunities, as Clinical Assistants, for International Medical Graduates (IMGs) who are not able to obtain independent licensure and/or are unable to obtain a residency position. Learn more here.
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