Overseas worker requirements
THE NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL (NMC)
The nursing and midwifery regulator for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
More information on joining the NMC register, the cost of being on the NMC register and NMC requirements.
Who does the NMC regulate and what is their five-year strategy?
We discuss when and how you can register with the NMC and the process for overseas nurses.
Nursing and Midwifery Council's contact details and the best times to call.
VISIT OUR INTERNATIONAL NURSING HOMEPAGE FOR MORE INFO.
THE GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL (GMC)
The doctor regulator in the UK.
More information on the different GMC registers, the cost of joining and how to maintain your registration.
Who can join the different GMC registers?
General Medical Council's contact details incase you need to get in touch.
VISIT OUR INTERNATIONAL DOCTORS HOMEPAGE FOR MORE INFO.
THE HEALTH AND CARE PROFESSIONS COUNCIL (HCPC)
The regulator for allied health professionals (and other professions) in the UK.
How to register with the HCPC, the cost of doing so and how to keep your registration.
Learn more about the 15 different professions that the HCPC regulates.
Trying to contact the HCPC? Here are their details.
VISIT OUR INTERNATIONAL ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS HOMEPAGE FOR MORE INFO.
SOCIAL WORK ENGLAND
The social work regulator for England.
The Children and Social Work Act 2017 sets out their duties which include maintaining high standards of social work practice.
Social Work England renewals happen annually. We have detailed how to maintain your Social Work England registration, meeting their CPD standard.
Get in touch with Social Work England directly via their email address and phone number.
VISIT OUR INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL CARE HOMEPAGE FOR MORE INFO.
English language proficiency tests for overseas workers.
More information on where you can take the IELTS test.
We discuss how long you should allocate to studying for your IELTS exams.
Here’s our top tips on developing for your English listening, writing, speaking and reading abilities from home.
Information for those preparing for their IELTS listening, IELTS speaking, IELTS reading and IELTS writing tasks.
Our tips around developing your English language skills and preparing for the IELTS speaking section of the exam.
Find out more about your IELTS exam, including what you need to bring, what the exam includes and more...
If you’re moving to the UK, you are likely to need to take a language test.
Results are valid for two years from the test date. Find out more about your certification...
The objective structured clinical examination is part of the registration process for nurses trained outside of the European Union / European Economic Area.
What is the OSCE exam in the UK? Where can I take the OSCE exam? We discuss what’s involved and how to prepare for the OSCE exam.
Useful tips around the Objective Structured Clinical Examination, including what the OSCE will test you on, preparing for the OSCE and getting your results.