To prevent Filipino workers from being victimized by illegal recruitment, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) provides a list of top 12 ways that illegal recruiters operate. Recently, there is an addition to this list as the POEA Chief; Hans Leo J. Cacdac revealed another illegal recruitment scheme practiced by fly-by-night immigration consultants- that is the visa interview coaching.
According to the POEA article on its official website, this scheme starts when an unsuspecting jobseeker receives an unsolicited email offering job opportunities for nurses and caregivers in valid and prestigious medical facilities in Canada and United States of America (USA).
In the email that was forwarded to the POEA, the letter claims to be from Stevenson Memorial Hospital, a well-known medical facility in Ontario, Canada. The bogus email informs that the sender was selected for a certain job position and provides procedure on the application and payment process.
Read full article about this new Illegal Recruitment Scheme: Visa Interview Coaching.