Working in the UK

Firstly, welcome to the UK! This section explains all that you need to know to work in the UK.

The iChef Recruitment team will work closely with you once you have arrived in the UK to try and find you your ideal job.

UK WORK VISA

Please arrange a valid UK work visa before registering with us as we are unable to assist with visa applications. Once we have confirmed your eligibility to work in the UK you will be required to register as a candidate of iChef Recruitment and undertake an interview with a member of our team. This will be a face to face or telephone interview.

NATIONAL INSURANCE NUMBER

When you work within the UK, you must pay Tax and National Insurance. You will need to register with HM Revenue and Customs and obtain a National Insurance number.

UK BANK ACCOUNT

Upon arrival in the UK we would advise that you organise a UK bank account to ensure that once you have started employment your employer can pay you.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

You will need to ensure that you have:

  • Your current CV
  • References from your previous employers
  • Certificates of all your qualifications
  • Up to date health vaccinations (if required)