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Your journey to the UK starts here. Free of charge!


Choose your dream location and begin your overseas journey to one of the world’s top Healthcare institutions...

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All relocation costs covered by employers.

Be connected to the best employers in the AHP.

Be supported and prepared for your interview.

Get a market related salary and benefits.

Be guided through your registration process.

Your accommodation sorted before you arrive.

Meet and greet at the airport.

Career guidance throughout.

Over the years, MMA has guided thousands of AHPs like you, providing experts and support every step of the way. When you choose MMA, you're joining more than just a recruitment service. You become a part of our global family of AHPs, collaborating to address the UK AHPs needs. Your professional growth and success are our priorities.

Once you are approved for our UK AHPs program, we will help you with everything you need to relocate to the UK, such as your AHP's visa, screening, UK registration and passing the registration process.

Still unsure? Take a look through our Recruitment Resources below, where you will find answers to help you make an informed decision about working and living abroad as an international nurse.

Your most frequently asked questions

How can I work as an Allied Healthcare Professional (AHP) in the UK as an overseas applicant?

To work as an AHP in the UK, you must register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). The registration process involves demonstrating that you meet the standards of proficiency for your profession. Once registered, you can apply for a Health and Care Worker visa.

What are the key requirements for HCPC registration as an AHP in the UK?

The main requirements for HCPC registration include meeting the standards of proficiency for your profession, providing proof of English language proficiency, and paying the registration fee of £539.65 (as of September 2023).

Are there any AHP roles in high demand in the UK?

Yes, several AHP roles are in high demand and are listed on the Shortage Occupation List, making it easier for employers to hire candidates in these professions. These roles include physiotherapists, occupational therapists, radiographers, paramedics, and speech and language therapists.

What are the English language requirements for HCPC registration, and are there alternative tests accepted?

HCPC requires proof of English language proficiency, typically through an IELTS score of 7.0 (with no element below 6.5). Speech and language therapists require a score of 8.0 (with no element below 7.5). Alternative tests like TOEFL IBT are also accepted.

How can I prepare for English language exams as an AHP applicant?

You can find resources and information about English language exams, including IELTS and TOEFL IBT, on the HCPC website to help you prepare effectively.

What is the Code of Practice for ethical international recruitment, and how does it apply to AHPs?

The Code of Practice for ethical international recruitment applies to all health and social care professions, including AHPs. It prohibits the active recruitment of healthcare professionals from countries on the World Health Organization (WHO) Support and Safeguard List, 2023. Adhering to this code ensures ethical and responsible recruitment practices.