Understanding The Rules
January 16, 2022
Immigration is tightly controlled, however
Chefs, Nurses, Social Care Worker, Care Assistant and Home Care worker roles are now included on the Shortage Occupation List.
This may be temporary arrangement that will be in place for 12 months, after which, it will be reviewed. During this time, applicants can apply for either a three- or five-year Visa.
The measures are designed to provide the Hospitality & Healthcare sector with the means to recruit more staff as it deals with the National Shortages and increased pressures that have arisen from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Employers must be registered and approved by the UKBA as a sponsor – to find out more get in touch!