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Skilled Worker Sponsorship in Scotland

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is the Skilled Worker Sponsor for all Medical Trainees in Scotland.

NHS Education for Scotland is responsible for issuing a Certificate of Sponsorship (COS) to Medical trainees requiring Sponsorship on behalf of the trainees' current employer. The Certificate of Sponsorship will cover the duration of the training programme only and all rotations, up to a maximum of five years if required for the programme, as per Home Office regulations.

For further information on Sponsorship, please see our Skilled Worker Sponsorship page.