Are you based overseas and looking to relocate to the UK? Not sure where to start?

We understand making the move to the UK is a big decision, that’s why when you decide on moving, you should feel comfortable in the knowledge Athona will provide step-by-step guidance through every aspect of your relocation.

The UK is a richly diverse country, with fast-paced cities, large countryside and breath-taking coastal towns; there’s undoubtedly a location to suit everyone.

Not only is there an abundance of locations for you to choose from, but we will help find you a permanent role in the NHS or private sector.

To practise medicine in the UK, there is a stringent criteria to abide by, this includes:

  • Obtaining GMC/HCPC/NMC registration
  • Completing a language skills testing (IELTS, PLAB or OET if you live outside the EU)
  • Proof of Right to Work in the UK
  • In-country police check

Looking to gain more information about the UK, but not sure where to start?

Visit these useful websites for more information:

GMC
Health Careers (Information for overseas doctors)
IELTS (For Doctors)
PLAB (For Doctors)
OET
IELTS
HCPC
NMC
Visit Britain
Expatica

We understand the NHS and private healthcare sector has been under immense pressure, facing some of their biggest challenges to date in recent years. To help ease some of the strain they have been facing, we have took our search internationally to widen our network and better recruit for in-demand specialties.

For our clients we’ll create bespoke recruitment packages to confidently provide you with the very best, high-quality healthcare professionals from across the globe to fill your permanent roles.

Interested in learning more about our international recruitment team?

Speak to Glenn to find out how we can help you.

Interested in making the move or want to take your recruitment internationally?
Talk to our team on 01277 217 777 or via e-mail.