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by tier2user
Wed Jan 08, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: Work Permit Sponsor
Replies: 6
Views: 197

Re: Work Permit Sponsor

gsuraj: Make sure to know the proper details when you are switching to Tier2. Still did not understand money thing(£5500), remember basic funda when someone is giving you a job/Tier2visa, why do you end up keeping money from your pocket to the one who is offering a position in their company ?
by tier2user
Mon Jan 06, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: Finding contract jobs while on a Tier 2 General visa
Replies: 22
Views: 2845

Re: Finding contract jobs while on a Tier 2 General visa

Firstly, I totally agree with onlooker. secondly, you know there is no definite time because experience,skill, market timing matters. one thing consultants(start up companies who've licenses) who offer visa, they are exploiting few rules and sometimes as we want to continue working/stay in UK, we ge...
by tier2user
Fri Dec 27, 2013 9:51 am
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: Finding contract jobs while on a Tier 2 General visa
Replies: 22
Views: 2845

you just have to keeep trying

You just have to keep trying. As per Tier2 work visa General category, one should not look for a job/contract again. Its the headache of the employer to find a suitable opportunity. Anyways, good luck. Better prepare for the worst because I was about to leave UK n I was in the same position. I was l...
by tier2user
Sat Dec 07, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Companies/Consultancies that can offer tier 2 visas
Replies: 4
Views: 831

in a way yes its illegal

Yes, this should not be done as per the rules. Am not quite sure how in UK, one with Tier2 general work visa can accept a contract job n look for sponsor again. In your case, if your sponsor does not offer any job, then only you can switch
by tier2user
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:35 pm
Forum: UK Tier 2 (Employer Sponsored) visas
Topic: Tier 2(General) holders are not eligible for contract jobs
Replies: 3
Views: 586

Tier 2(General) holders are not eligible for contract jobs

Hello, this is for Tier2(General) visa holders, be aware of rules of what UKBA have formulated. Even the important rule says Tier2 visa holders cannot work contract jobs. Find the below one for a sponsor You are only allowed to assign a CoS if it is clear that you have full responsibility for decidi...
by tier2user
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:32 pm
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Tier 2(General) holders are not eligible for contract jobs
Replies: 1
Views: 901

Tier 2(General) holders are not eligible for contract jobs

Hello, this is for Tier2(General) visa holders, be aware of rules of what UKBA have formulated. Even the important rule says Tier2 visa holders cannot work contract jobs. Find the below one for a sponsor You are only allowed to assign a CoS if it is clear that you have full responsibility for decidi...
by tier2user
Fri Oct 04, 2013 12:14 pm
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Regarding Oppertunities for OBIEE/ Siebel Analytics
Replies: 4
Views: 2000

added to my previous post
by tier2user
Sun Sep 29, 2013 5:13 pm
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: need advice on finding job and visa help.
Replies: 2
Views: 913

try in jobserve

hello osalkk, try looking out for jobs in jobserve.com. There are few companies who would prefer sponsoring a visa outside UK. when they post an opportunity they will mention that they accept applications for whom they can sponsor. check below link which is specific for turkish nationals http://www....
by tier2user
Wed Sep 18, 2013 6:54 pm
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Regarding Oppertunities for OBIEE/ Siebel Analytics
Replies: 4
Views: 2000

what visa are you on

hello, if you were on tier 1 and arriving then life becomes easy for you if you are on tier 2(general), prepare for the worst and arrive to UK, there are few companies who offer a contract position to a tier 2 candidate. As you know luck plays part as well not every agency is avoiding tier 2 for con...
by tier2user
Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Made redundant after getting Tier 2 Visa
Replies: 7
Views: 2378

all the best

Hello Krissy30, all the best and good luck to your friend

You did not give up, you explored options and made a good decision. As your friend has got experience it should fetch a job elsewhere.

Cheers..!!
by tier2user
Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:37 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Require Tier 2 sponsor
Replies: 4
Views: 1435

nominal amount n cos

Hello, nominal amount would be between 250-350pounds, which they need to return. No way they can charge money when they offer sponsorship Regarding COS: Have no clue about accounting firms. Good luck when you start applying for jobs in UK, once they find the right candidate they do not hesitate to o...
by tier2user
Thu Sep 12, 2013 11:27 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Made redundant after getting Tier 2 Visa
Replies: 7
Views: 2378

well, this is not impossible

hello krissy, sorry to hear that. see there are companies who can charge huge amount of money to sponsor again, I still do not understand why they charge. when you have a valid visa, its just a transfer to other company and needs to updated to the UKBA. on any given day only nominal amount is accept...
by tier2user
Thu Sep 12, 2013 11:15 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Croatian looking for a Tier 2 sponsor
Replies: 1
Views: 867

you can work without tier2

hello prpa84, go to the below link and you know you do not really need a sponsor(tier2 visa).Good luck for your job interviews

http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/eucitizens/croatia/
by tier2user
Thu Sep 12, 2013 11:04 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: IT professions in Demand in UK
Replies: 22
Views: 9350

in responseto IT jobs in UK

See, it all starts from the visa category. As of now in UK, there is only Tier2 visa for immigrants and If you are on tier2, you do not have to worry about the job market because you already have a job offer and you enter to UK and start working few visa categories are no longer available, check wit...
by tier2user
Thu Sep 12, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Recruitment Agencies don't like TIER2 visas
Replies: 12
Views: 9618

that is the fact

Hello, best thing you can do is keep trying till you find a contract who can take tier 2 visa resources. see when you are on tier2, you cannot be without job and company who sponsored you should provide the opportunity to work with their clients. I would suggest to anyone who have a good career in a...
by tier2user
Thu Sep 12, 2013 10:40 am
Forum: Employment offers and job seekers
Topic: Require Tier 2 sponsor
Replies: 4
Views: 1435

in reply to your question

Generally, there should be some which can sponsor you when you start applying for jobs in UK market. Kindly keep the below points in mind, which would help you to have safe and good experience when you arrive to UK with a sponsorship(job offer) Tier 2 sponsor has to be in list of companies approved ...
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