International Doctors Recruitment
International doctors play a pivotal role in the NHS – Priority Professional Placements International Recruitment Division is committed to assisting doctors that have trained outside the UK and EEA as well as supporting their transition to the UK.
What do you need?
- Must have passed IELTS with a score of 5
- Must have CEGPR OR passed both PLAB 1 and PLAB 2
- Must have received the GMC decision letter
- Must have a valid passport.
What does Priority do for you?
- Link you to the best employers
- Get you the best available rates and packages
- Provide pastoral care in the UK
- Sponsor your complete transition to the UK
Why Work in The UK?
GPs in England are the foundation of the NHS, the first port of call for patients. Doctors are expected to lead teams of healthcare and support staff, and also collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide the high standard of care that patients have come to expect of the NHS.
Whilst many international doctors come to the UK for the generous salaries and benefits on offer, the real opportunity is in the chance to further your clinical experience working for one of the most impressive healthcare services in the world.
Move to the UK
Getting started in a new country is exciting, but it can also be complicated. Priority Professional Placements International Recruitment Division has extensive experience helping doctors move to the UK. We offer a dependable pastoral care package that will help you acclimatize with ease.
We know that the GMC are a challenge. We offer IELTS assessment and provide classes to prospective candidates. We want you to feel completely ready to practice in the UK.
Permanent jobs for international candidates
Our specialist recruitment team can find you the job of your dreams in the UK.
The UK has a lot to offer, from the rustling planes of the Scottish Highlands to the picturesque shorelines of Cornwall. Our priority is to place you in areas where you can get the most out of your career and your life at the same time.
GMC REGISTRATION FOR DOCTORS
Before applying for GMC registration, all applicants applying are required to take IELTS UKVI exam to demonstrate their English language skills.
You can book your IELTS exam online at www.ielts.org
Information for doctors relocating to the UK to work
In the UK, all doctors must be registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) to legally practice, and it takes on average 2 – 3 months to complete the registration procedure. Find below the process and timeline for this process: More details can be found at www.gmc-uk.org
Applicants from outside the EU
PLAB Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board, find out more »
CEGPR Certificate of Eligibility for GP Registration https://www.rcgp.org.uk/training-exams/discover-general-practice/qualifying-as-a-gp-in-the-nhs/certificate-of-eligibility-for-gp-registration-cegpr.aspx