Working in the UK


Berkeley Scott will work closely with you once you are in the UK in order to try and find you work.
However we must abide by all legal and social standards. Therefore we are only able to place people once we have registered them (which involves a face to face interview) and confirmed right to work status. You should be aware that you will need to ensure that you have arranged:

VISA
We are unable to give advice with regards to visas; however we suggest that you visit the following website:
www.ukvisas.gov.uk

NATIONAL INSURANCE NUMBER
When you work within the UK, you must pay Tax and National Insurance. Therefore you will need to contact HM Revenue and Customs. They can be reached by contacting:
www.hmrc.gov.uk

UK BANK ACCOUNT
We would suggest that you look at the following information from the British Bankers Association
https://www.bba.org.uk/customers/personal-banking/current-accounts-personal-banking/opening-a-bank-account/

PERSONAL INFORMATION
You will need to ensure that you have:

  • References from previous employers
  • Full CV
  • Certificates of all qualifications obtained
  • Accommodation
  • Up to date health vaccinations