Preparing for the new points-based immigration system and securing EU citizen rights webinar

International recruitment

Here you can watch the recording of the webinar with the Home Office where we discussed the new points-based immigration system, what this means for the overseas recruitment, and the latest resources available and information on the EU settlement scheme.

The virtual session was chaired by Adele Bunch, programme lead at NHS Employers, supported by Vickie Hage, senior programme officer. They were joined by Dan Petriello, David Ramsbotham, Steve Cork and Carrie Goulding from the Home Office. 

The presentations were followed by a question and answer session, which have been formatted into an FAQs available in the links below. 

List of abbreviations

CoS – Certificate of Sponsorship 
DCos – Defined Certificate of Sponsorship 
IELTS - International English Language Testing System
IHS – Immigration Health Surcharge 
ILTR – Indefinite Leave to Remain 
MTI Tier 5 – Medical Training Initiative Tier 5 vias route 
NARIC - National Recognition Information Centre for the United Kingdom
OET - Occupational English Test 
RLMT – Resident labour market test 
RTW – Right to work checks 
RQF3-5 – Regulated Qualifications Framework 3-5 (in England, A level qualifications and above) that are defined as ‘medium skilled’ occupations for the points-based immigration system 
SOC - Standard Occupational Classification
SMS – Sponsorship management system 
UCoS – Undefined Certificate of Sponsorship 
UKBA - UK Border Agency 

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (Certificates of Sponsorship and SMS)

FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (Certificates of Sponsorship and SMS) following our webinar with the Home Office

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the EU Settlement Scheme

FAQs on the EU Settlement Scheme following our webinar with the Home Office

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (general)

FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (general) following our webinar with the Home Office

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (part-time working / zero-hours contracts)

FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (part-time working / zero-hours contracts) following our webinar with the Home Office

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the new points based immigration system (salary threshold and RLMT)

FAQs on the new points based immigration system (salary threshold and RLMT) following our webinar with the Home Office

International recruitment

Webinar FAQs on the new points based immigration system (Switching routes)

FAQs on the new points-based immigration system (switching routes) following our webinar with the Home Office

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