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May 4, 2006
Hot Jobs in UK!!!
- Maria Theresa S. Samante Email this article

Nursing, dentistry and teaching are the most in-demand jobs in United Kingdom due to the increasing number of aging population and low birthrate.


Aside from that, only few numbers of teenagers consider a career in health care and nursing. Due to lack of medical and teaching workers in UK, it is easy for aspiring migrant workers to process their documents and acquire work permit.


Except nursing, dentistry, and teaching, UK is also looking for workers to fill the following positions:


Medical Services

  • Doctors
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physical Therapist
  • Pharmacies
  • Veterinary Surgeons
  • Dietitians


  • Aircraft Engineers
  • Railways Engineers
  • Power Supply Engineers
  • Structural Engineers   
  • Communication Engineers
  • Highway Engineers


  • Actuary

There are also other job openings in UK, although not in shortage list, where workers can also acquire work permit once employer havenít found qualified residents to occupy the position. The following are:


  • Senior Care Workers
  • Community Workers
  • Managers
  • Specialist Chefs
  • IT Staffs

Based on UK Home Office, job openings under shortage list make it easy for the applicants to enter in UK as compare to those in non-shortage occupation. Likewise, employers need not to prove that they are not capable to fill the position with local residents.


While, job openings under non-shortage list give work permits when the employers was able to prove that they are not competent to look for local residents to occupy the position.


UK also offers short-term jobs for workers from European countries, ages 18 to 30, and it only requires minimum qualification. The work permits should not exceed 12 months and they can only come back to the country after two months.


Short-term jobs offered in UK are:


  • Bar Staff
  • Chefs
  • Kitchen Assistants
  • Concierge Staff
  • Room Attendants
  • Waiting Staff
  • Reception Staff
  • Cleaners
  • Housekeepers
  • Fish Filleters
  • Meat Cutters
  • Mushroom Processors

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