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Trapped and destitute: Overseas nurses ‘trapped’ in UK contracts with over exorbitant exit fees

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When Laura Sanchez one of an overseas nurses was offered a job as a NHS nurse, it sounded like a lifetime opportunity. At her home in the Philippines, she saw Facebook-like ads on the site today that promised “an attractive relocation package” and invited her to “Start your UK dream!” The most extreme contracts tied nurses into their roles for

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A Nigerian nurse was demoted to be a receptionist for wearing a crucifix around her neck.

She is represented by the Christian Legal Centre, in November 2018, Mrs Onuoha received a letter from the Associate Director of Nursing, Stephen Lord, telling her that she was now being demoted to reception duties and that an internal investigation would ensue.

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