Japan invites applications for nursing caregivers
After no Nepali applicant was able to pass the basic language and skill tests conducted by Japan Foundation, the Japanese government has started taking applications for nursing caregivers for the year 2021.
A few months ago, a total of 497 Nepalis vying to go to Japan to work as nursing caregivers had appeared for the Japanese language test. While only 56 had managed to pass the test, all of them had flunked the subsequent job-related skill test.
As per the foundation, it will take the tests of 1,000 job aspirants this month and 1,300 in March. The exam dates for this month(Jan 2020) have been scheduled on 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28 and 29.
The dates in March have been set for 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19.
The foundation informed that the exams will be computer-based and each job aspirant will need to pay Rs 2,500 as registration fee. The examinees will be tested on their writin