What is the appeal of working in the UK?

Nurses and Doctors from across the globe want to work in the UK – more than any other country in the world. This is thanks to its strong economy, high standard of living and great working surroundings. People are entitled to longer paid holidays, free healthcare and a good minimum wage.

Here you are also offered a great social security, education facilities, and travel to anywhere in the world is cheaper from London. 

The UK has some of the world's top hospitals,

that offer great professional development opportunities, whilst you work in a fabulouse multicultural environment. 

Why work in

the UK

Staffing shortages have been an ongoing issue for the NHS for years, and this has not changed since Brexit. Quite the contrary, over 4.5 million people are being seen in NHS facilities every week – so there is simply not enough staff. 

Thymic Europe works together with private and NHS hospitals in UK and have vacancies in London, Southampton, Nottingham, East England.

Ask us about our vacancies in Guernsey and Ireland too!

Where are our



Benefits and salary

  • Salary - competitive salarY depending on band, qualifications and training
  • Free flights
  • Paid accommodation
  • Refunded visa costs
  • Paid training
  • Assistance with IELTS
  • Refund of language test costs
  • Three-year initial working contract
  • Comprehensive orientation program.
  • 37,5 hours/week - overtime paid
  • Paid vacation
  • Most healthcare facilities offer disability packages, paid sick leave, paid holiday and a certain amount of personal leave

  • Language - easy to get around in English
  • It's a safe country


First of all our services to secure a position for you are free of charge for our candidates. However as you might expect there are some costs to relocating to another country for work.

We've listed what you typically need to pay for below. Note that some of these costs may be eligible for reimbursement, depending on the terms of your offer.

  • Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council


  • Successfully pass the IELTS/OET test, and then CBT exam


  • Visa application for non European candidates
  • Police certificate
  • Document attestation

Thymic will assist you with all the steps in the application process.