Alberta, Canada is a great place to live, work and play. On this page, you will find links and information about the steps you will need to take in order to work in Canada, as well as the certification requirements that you will need to work in a clinical practice.
Alberta Health Services (AHS) continues to hire international healthcare professionals, however, in order to work for us you must be:
You can find detailed information on eligibility criteria for work permits and immigration on the Government of Canada’s website.
Visit Getting your Alberta professional license for links related to regulated professions in Alberta.
Once you are licensed and have a work permit or permanent residency, you can create your AHS career profile through our online Career Centre.
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.
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.
If you have questions that have not been addressed please email AHS Careers.