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Useful Links

Useful links for current employees and those who are joining us from the UK or overseas

Working in the UK

http://www.bia.homeoffice.gov.uk/workingintheuk/

For information about the various routes open to Foreign Nationals who want to come and work in the UK.


Applying for a National Insurance Number

http://www.dwp.gov.uk/lifeevent/benefits/ni_number.asp

Gives information on How, When and Where to apply for a National Insurance Number.


Disclosure and Barring Service

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

For information about the UK Disclosure and Barring Service process and the other services provided by the DBS.


Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)

https://www.gov.uk/driving-nongb-licence

For information about driving in Great Britain on a non-GB licence.

http://www.dvla.gov.uk/

For information about driving licences, medical conditions, learning to drive, entitlement to drive, endorsements/disqualifications, driving abroad and what to do when you have changed your address and/or name.

Department of Health

https://www.gov.uk/european-health-insurance-card

For information on how to get medical treatment abroad and also how visitors from overseas can gain access to the UK National Health Service.

Settlement Scheme for EU Citizens

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/home-office-publishes-details-of-settlement-scheme-for-eu-citizens

Home Office publishes details of settlement scheme for EU citizens.

Skills for Care

Skills for Care is the strategic body for workforce development in adult social care in England.

https://www.skillsforcare.org.uk/About/About-us.aspx

Spinal Injuries Association

http://www.spinal.co.uk/

The national organisation supporting people with a spinal cord injury including the family and friends of the disabled person.


The Back Up Trust

http://www.backuptrust.org.uk/

A national charity that supports people; young or old with spinal cord injury. They run a variety of services that encourage self-confidence, independence and motivation following a traumatic life changing incident resulting in spinal cord injury. They also support friends, families and colleagues of all those who are affected to encourage integration and promote disability awareness and collaboration.

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