December 9, 2018 -

Candidates Stories

The cost of Airyl's nursing journey to the UK - is it worth it?

For international nurses who trained outside the EU/EEA, the application process to work as a registered in the UK is long and complex. There are at least 10 steps to follow. Step 1 - Achieve the required scores to meet the English language ...
November 15, 2018 -

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What is the true cost of recruiting international nurses

When it comes to sourcing international nurses from recruitment agencies it seems that the discussion of recruitment cost only relates to the introduction fees for each successful hire. There is less consideration given to how long it takes to hire ...
August 21, 2018 -

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3 Reasons International Students are not Getting Tier 2 Sponsorship

  According to the Higher Education Statistical Agency (HESA) in its  international student statistics published on 11 January 2018, University College London (UCL) has 15,735 total number of international students enrolled between 2016 and ...
August 2, 2018 -

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Why leave the UK if you can switch to Tier 2

  The Tier 1 Post Study Work (PSW) category closed on 05 April 2012 because the Conservative government included in the party’s 2010, 2015 and 2017 manifestos to bringing net migration down to the tens of thousands, which they have repeatedly failed ...
July 26, 2018 -

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An overseas nurse came to us for immigration advice after being terminated from his employment by a nursing home. We found that this migrant was sponsored under SOC 2231 under Tier 2 and was granted a visa on 11 April 2016 and entered the UK on 03 ...
July 25, 2018 -

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Failing the NMC-OSCE Twice Can Be Overcome With A Little Help From IANS

Gieselle Pascual, a UK-Registered General Nurse (RGN) originally from the Philippines, found out about IANS when researching options for people who had failed the Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs) twice. These exams assess the ...
September 25, 2018 -

IANS saved me £175,392 from agency costs

  Hawkhurst House, part of the Graham Care Group, is a newly built home that provides a "relationship centred care" in an environment different from a traditional nursing home. They have the Care Suite concept where residents have the unique ...
July 5, 2018 -

3 simple steps in getting your required restricted certificates of sponsorship(RCos)for your nurses in 6 days

  You ran an overseas recruitment campaign and travelled to the Philippines or India to interview 100 eligible candidates and offered roles to 50 strong candidates. However, three months later you have only filled up around 5 vacancies and you ...