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Finding work in the UK

Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
edited May 2019 in Employment and careers
Dear Scope.

My name is Ivan Piek,I am deaf of disability and from in South Africa.

I want ask just about seek job if can I seek job in London? I want stay in London,not anymore stay in South Africa. 

Let me know anything I am glad and I will read of it. 

Thank you

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  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Ivan1015

    Good Afternoon it’s great to meet you today.

    I am one of the Community Champion’s here at Scope.

    Please please let me know if there’s anything that I can help you with ?????

    @steve51
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger

    Hello @Ivan1015 Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    I am one of the team of community champions.  We guide, advise and help new members who join the forum.

    In response to your question. You will need to speak to some one who can give you the right information and advice.

    If looking to live and work in the UK.

    You will need to contact The British Embassy.

    You will need to speak any of the British Embassies in South Africa. They will be able to advise and give you guidance.

    How to get visa and fit the criteria for residency in the UK.. There are a number of criteria and regulations you need to comply with.

    Hope that helps.

    Take care.

    @thespiceman

    Community Champion
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  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    @steve51

    Good Midday Steve51. 

    Nice meet to u today. 

    I am deaf (Disability) and my girlfriend also deaf. We want to work in the UK.

    I work at Ampath (Data Capturer Central). My GF work self-employed (Bernina sewing machines)sale for baby clothes and something.

    I am pass matric. My GF is in grade 8 (Long story).

    @Thespiceman community to me, I must go British Embassies in South Africa. I think right I must go check British Embassies.

    Thank you, Steve, try help for us, I am glad.

    Greeting
    Ivan






  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected

    Hello @Ivan1015 Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    I am one of the team of community champions.  We guide, advise and help new members who join the forum.

    In response to your question. You will need to speak to some one who can give you the right information and advice.

    If looking to live and work in the UK.

    You will need to contact The British Embassy.

    You will need to speak any of the British Embassies in South Africa. They will be able to advise and give you guidance.

    How to get visa and fit the criteria for residency in the UK.. There are a number of criteria and regulations you need to comply with.

    Hope that helps.

    Take care.

    @thespiceman

    @thespiceman

    Hello Spice man.

    Nice to meet u.

    I hope u will help with advice for us if we want to work in the UK.

    I have someone @Steve51 right information and advice. 

    I will go check The British Embassy for us.

    Thank you for helping me.

    @Ivan1015
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    steve51 said:
    Hi @Ivan1015

    Good Afternoon it’s great to meet you today.

    I am one of the Community Champion’s here at Scope.

    Please please let me know if there’s anything that I can help you with ?????

    @steve51
    @steve51

    Good Midday Steve51. 

    Nice meet to u today. 

    I am deaf (Disability) and my girlfriend also deaf. We want to work in the UK. 

    I work at Ampath (Data Capturer Central). My GF work self-employed (Bernina sewing machines)sale for baby clothes and something.

    I am pass matric. My GF is in grade 8 (Long story).

    @Thespiceman community to me, I must go British Embassies in South Africa. I think right I must go check British Embassies.

    Thank you, Steve, try help for us, I am glad.

    Greeting
    Ivan
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @Ivan1015 Thank you for your post.

    I believe you will need to visit and talk to some one like a official from the British Embassy.

    What requirements you need to be applying residency in the UK.

    Understand this might include everything around being a resident of the UK.

    including visas. Plus additional information. You may have to show the official from the embassy.

    Such as finances, how will you support yourself in the UK.?  Where will you live.?

    Extra costs and wellbeing health. 

    Something to consider.

    Hope that helps.

    Take care.
    @thespiceman

    Community Champion
    SCOPE Volunteer Award Engaging Communities 2019
    Mental Health advice, guidance and information to all members
    Nutrition, Diet, Wellbeing, Addiction.
    Recipes
  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Ivan1015

    No probs my friend.

    Please please let me know if there’s anything that I can help you further with????

    @steve51
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    @steve51 Good Morning Steve.

    I have to talk to deaf my friend in the UK. He says the UK is difficult to seek a job in the UK because the UK seeks high Qualifications but I don't have high Qualifications I have just matric and experience a Data Capturer, bit wood handwork. It's truly difficult to seek a job with a disability in the UK? I want a goal in the UK job and permit. I will go to Brisith Embassy on Monday but wait to hear from u. Let me know anything, Please. Thank. 

    Thanks
    Ivan
  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Ivan1015

    No probs, I would sergest contacting our helpline first thing on Monday.

    You will find the phone number on our home page. 

    Please please let me know if you hit any further problems????

    @steve51
  • April2018momApril2018mom Posts: 2,869 Member
    Hello!

    What are your skills? Do you have any qualifications? Often companies have a website where they have information on any job vacancies currently available. I’d start there. Good luck! 
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    edited July 2019
    @steve51

    Good day Steve.

    Okay, My sister will helpline the contract on Monday if u call her. 

    My sister's number is [personal information removed by moderator].

    Thanks
    Ivan
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    Hello!

    What are your skills? Do you have any qualifications? Often companies have a website where they have information on any job vacancies currently available. I’d start there. Good luck! 
    Hello.

    I am work skills are Data capturer and also wood handwork. I don't have any qualifications. Can u share a website with me? But I am now in South Africa to want the goal in the UK work if I can doing a thing. Thank you for helping me.

    Ivan
  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Ivan1015

    Good Afternoon, I have just read my good friend’s @thespiceman posts & I do think that going to the “British Embassy” over with you too see if they can help you is the best course action??

    @steve51
  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,954

    Scope community team

    Hi @Ivan1015.
    Have you had a look at The South African's information about moving to the UK?
    Senior Community Partner
    Scope

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  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    @steve51 Hi

    Yes, u are right about @thespiceman posts.  But I want to know if I easy disability job in The UK if u say yes so I will go British Embassy there. I don't want to disappoint if don't work in the UK because I am deaf (disability). 

    Thanks
    Ivan
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    Hi @Ivan1015.
    Have you had a look at The South African's information about moving to the UK?
    @Adrian_Scope Hi

    Thanks, I have read South African's Information about moving to the UK.

    I know must Immigration, visas, and work permits. 

    But I want to know if I easy disability job in The UK if u say yes so I will go British Embassy there. I don't want to disappoint if don't work in the UK because I am deaf (disability). 

    Thank
    Ivan


  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Ivan1015

    Good Evening.

    Yes Disabilities have becoming more high profile nowadays.

    Unfortunately I can’t say that you will go straight into a job straightaway.

    The British Embassy is still the best way forward for you I would say.

    @steve51
  • Ivan1015Ivan1015 Member Posts: 10 Connected
    steve51 said:
    Hi @Ivan1015

    Good Evening.

    Yes Disabilities have becoming more high profile nowadays.

    Unfortunately I can’t say that you will go straight into a job straightaway.

    The British Embassy is still the best way forward for you I would say.

    @steve51
    @steve51

    Good Day.

    Thank you for anything to help me. I am trying anything sort out.

    Thanks
    Ivan


  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
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