Eligibility for the Nursing, Doctor and Allied Healthcare roles in an NHS Trust are dependent on a candidate’s ability to meet the registration criteria with the relevant profession specific organisations. We are able to offer you further advice and information on your eligibility so please contact us to discuss further.

Nursing Eligibility

Eligibility for Nursing Jobs with UK NHS Trusts is determined by whether a candidate meets the criteria necessary for registration with the UK Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC). For the detailed list of criteria for registration please visit the section on registration on the NMC’s website. If you are unsure about your eligibility to work in the UK and register with the NMC please contact Jane Lewis International’s team of Recruitment Consultants to discuss your application further on +44 (0)1244 404080 or complete the form below.

Level 7 in IELTS




Nurses from overseas are required to have have band 7 in Academic IELTS to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) in the UK and so be eligible for working as a Nurse in UK.

Assistance is available to attain an IELTS Band 7 and we recommend a course with iPassIELTS which provides a range of online preparation courses with personal tuition in speaking and writing.

Click here for more information on iPassIELTS.

Doctors Eligibility

Doctors from overseas working in the UK are required to meet the registration criteria of the General Medical Council for the UK. For detailed information on the registration criteria for the GMC please visit the registration page on the GMC’s website. If you are unsure of your eligibility to register with the GMC please call our International Recruitment Consultants on +44 (0)1244 404080 or complete the form on this page and we’ll contact you to discuss your eligibility.

General Medical Council Registration Criteria