The skilled worker visa (previously under the T2 route) enables individuals working for approved employers to do a job on the list of eligible occupations. The visa can be beneficial both for businesses to maximise their full potential and to provide opportunities to individuals looking to temporarily relocate for work.
To be eligible for this visa, you must meet several requirements :
-You must have confirmed offer of work from a Home Office approved employer
-A certificate of sponsorship from the employer
-You should be paid a minimum salary depending on your role
-You must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
The visa permits you to stay for up to 5 years, after which you may apply for Indefinite leave to remain.
Working in eligible roles are permitted as well as bringing a partner/dependants along however, you cannot perform change jobs (without updating your visa) or claim public funds.
Our team are highly experienced and deal and well acquainted with sponsorship requirements and can tailor your application to the category that best describes your circumstances.
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