How do I apply directly to POEA?

Send your Application Details

  1. When you know a job you want to apply to, go to the POEA Website. In the POEA Website and click the “Apply Now” Button.
  2. Put in the details of where you want to apply and send in your application.
  3. Wait for instructions with regard to your application.

How do I know if a recruitment agency is legal in the Philippines?

Visit the POEA Website to confirm the legitimacy of any recruitment agency. It contains the Status of Recruitment Agencies.

How can I get job in the Philippines from overseas?

Step-by-Step Process to Get a Job Abroad

  1. Attend the Pre-Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS).
  2. Connect with a recruitment agency.
  3. Prepare the necessary documents.
  4. Undergo screenings and interviews.
  5. Undergo medical tests and other assessments.
  6. Signing of the employment contract.
  7. Pay the required fees.

How do I know if a recruitment agency is legit?

How to know if a recruitment agency is legitimate

  1. Have you placed any previous candidates with your client?
  2. What can you tell me about the company’s culture?
  3. What opportunities are there for growth in this role?
  4. Please can you tell me more about the role?
  5. How long has the company been operating for?

Can I go to POEA without appointment?

All external clients and visitors intending to go inside the premises of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) are required to secure an appointment prior to their visit, as a strategy of the Administration in minimizing face-to-face transactions as preventive measure against COVID-19.

What is the difference between OWWA and POEA?

The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is an agency of DOLE. Its main role is to protect the interests of OFWs and their families. An OFW becomes a member of OWWA upon the processing of his/her employment contract at POEA. Filipinos who are already working abroad may also opt to register voluntarily.

What are the legit agency in the Philippines?


  • Professional Services.
  • Employment Agencies.
  • What is RA 8042 all about?

    Migrant Workers Act of 1995 (RA 8042) An act to institute the policies of overseas employment and establish a higher standard of protection and promotion of the welfare of migrant workers, their families and overseas Filipinos in distress, and for other purposes.

    How many OFW in the Philippines is 2021?

    1.34 million
    The Social Security System (SSS) has recorded 1.34 million Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) members as of May 2021, higher by 11.5 percent from the same period last year.

    How do I get a job offer from another country?

    To get a job in another country, here are the steps:

    1. Determine the type of job you like.
    2. Decide the country in which you want to work.
    3. Find a career in which you’re involved.
    4. Apply for a Work Permit or Visa.
    5. Edit your resume and localize it.
    6. Apply for the job.

    Do I have to pay recruitment agency?

    You should never be charged to use a recruitment agency. Consultants are paid by the employers, and receive their fee based on whether you’ve successfully started in a role. There should be no payment directly from the individual.

    How do I start a recruitment agency in the Philippines?

    6 Steps to Starting a Successful Recruitment Agency in the…

    1. Step 1: Determine Your Niche.
    2. Step 2: Evaluate the Costs.
    3. Step 3: Research Laws and Regulations.
    4. Step 4: Set Up Your Business Goals.
    5. Step 5: Build Marketing Plans.
    6. Step 6: Invest in Tech Tools.