International Recruitment Toolkit updates December 2023

The latest quarterly update for the International Recruitment Toolkit has been published.

20 December 2023

NHS Employers has updated the International Recruitment Toolkit to reflect recent changes in the international recruitment space and links to the latest tools and resources.

The latest version of the toolkit includes: 

  • Information on the roll out of evisas, EU Settlement Scheme enhancements, and the recently announced immigration policy changes 
  • The launch of the International Recruitment Network
  • A new good practice example from Cambridge and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust on driving the UK and updated existing good practice examples
  • Updated illustrated costs table, information on the Code of Practice, and the NMC Vivia pilot
  • Links to information on frameworks, DHSC candidate support information, repayment guidance, the NHS Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion improvement plan, and the NHS Induction Programme for International Medical Graduates 
  • Connections to the NHS Counter Fraud Authority 
  • Removing references to Health Education England throughout

Find the toolkit on our website.

If you have any good practice overseas recruitment examples you would like to share, please contact

And please share your feedback on the toolkit using the online form available.