Career Resources and Advice

How to Stay Motivated During Your Job Search?

How to Stay Motivated During Your Job Search?

Some UK Visa Jobs members have been fortunate enough to find a visa-sponsored job swiftly within a few weeks or have moved between jobs without much effort. For most of the members though, it…

Applied for a visa sponsored job? What is next?

Applied for a visa sponsored job? What is next?

Nowadays, almost all big employers use online application systems, where you fill in basic information and provide relevant documents, such as a CV. Once you apply, if the position does…

Can You Work in the UK Without a Work Visa?

Can You Work in the UK Without a Work Visa?

The UK has a strict immigration policy, and if you are subject to UK immigration control, you will require a visa to work in the UK. However, you may not…

5 Things to Do After Arriving in the UK on a Skilled Worker Visa

5 Things to Do After Arriving in the UK on a Skilled Worker Visa

In the past few months, some UK Visa Jobs members informed us that they had secured job offers from UK companies and successfully submitted their visa applications. It was an important milestone…

Can You Find a Job in the UK as an International Student?

Can You Find a Job in the UK as an International Student?

Many international students believe that it is impossible to find a job in the UK. While it is not true, we understand where the frustration comes from. Students choose to…

Does Having A Sponsorship License Mean A Company Is Hiring Foreigners?

Does Having A Sponsorship License Mean A Company Is Hiring Foreigners?

The UK is home to more than 6 million businesses, and it is one of the very start-up friendly countries. As of 2020, around 2.7 million businesses in the UK…

Why Are You Not Getting Enough Job Interviews?

Why Are You Not Getting Enough Job Interviews?

A job interview is important because it allows the interviewer to gain a more in-depth understanding of your professional skills and allows you to learn more about the role and…

How to Get a UK Skilled Worker Visa?

How to Get a UK Skilled Worker Visa?

Whether you are currently based in the UK or not, you need to have a valid work visa or other types of permit, such as indefinite leave to remain, to…

When Is the Best Time to Apply for a Job in the UK?

When Is the Best Time to Apply for a Job in the UK?

The UK job market can be competitive for students, fresh graduates, and people who have work experience. Sometimes, timing can also play a crucial role in the success of your…

Who Are the Best Companies to Work for in the UK, and Do They Sponsor Work Visas?

Who Are the Best Companies to Work for in the UK, and Do They Sponsor Work Visas?

Many people want to work in a pleasant corporate environment with friendly colleagues around them. While diversity at the workplace is more important for some, some want to work for…

2022 UK Graduate Job Market Analysis for International Students

2022 UK Graduate Job Market Analysis for International Students

Many international students come to the UK hoping to land a job after completing their studies. The UK job market has been very competitive for both international students and UK…

How to get a job with a 2:2 or below degree as an international applicant?

How to get a job with a 2:2 or below degree as an international applicant?

Not everyone graduates with a 1st class or 2:1 (or equivalent) degree. Did you know Prince Charles and JK Rowling also graduated with 2:2 degrees? Not having a 2:1 or…

What does a 2:1 degree mean in the job requirement?

What does a 2:1 degree mean in the job requirement?

When you were searching for jobs, you might have noticed that some companies require applicants to have achieved 2:1 or 2:2 in their degree to be eligible to apply. If…

How to Write a Good UK Standard Cover Letter?

How to Write a Good UK Standard Cover Letter?

A cover letter goes hand in hand with a CV. With the digitalisation of recruitment processes, some employers do not require a cover letter anymore. This is particularly true for…

How to Write a UK Standard CV – Student and Graduate Guide

How to Write a UK Standard CV – Student and Graduate Guide

CV is the most important document needed for a job application, and it’s your first chance to promote yourself to an employer. A good CV will get you to an…

Requirements You Need to Meet to Work in the United Kingdom As a Skilled Worker

Requirements You Need to Meet to Work in the United Kingdom As a Skilled Worker

The United Kingdom (UK) is highly globalised. It is also true in the job market. There are people from all over the world working in the UK in different sectors.…

Finding a job in the UK as a non-UK citizen

Finding a job in the UK as a non-UK citizen

United Kingdom (UK) is one of the largest economies in the world and one of the biggest international business hubs. Every year the country attracts more than 800,000 people to…