F.A.Q - Frequently Asked Questions


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Your travel expenses are not included in our agency fees.
However, we will take the taxi up to £ 30 on the day of your arrival from the nearest train or bus station to your host hotel.
Any sum over £ 30 will be at your expense.


Yes for the moment nothing changes.
You can come with a simple ID card or passport to work or study or both.


The effective date of Brexit is 01/01/2021.


This is the official site of the British Government: https://www.gov.uk/visit-europe-brexit


Want to know more? Good reading


What you will need to enter the UK
If the UK leaves the EU with an agreement
If the UK leaves the EU with an agreement, what you will need to enter the UK will not change until 2021.




Find out if you need to apply for a visa to enter the UK.




If the UK leaves the EU without an agreement
If you are an Irish citizen, you can enter the UK without a visa, as you can now. You will be able to work or study while you are here.




You can enter the UK without a visa if you are a citizen of another EU or EEA country, or Switzerland. You will be able to work or study while you are here.




The government proposes to end the free movement, but it still has to be approved by Parliament. Once free movement is over, if you are a citizen of another EU or EEA country, or Switzerland, you will still be able to enter the UK without a visa, but only for a maximum period of 3 month. Come back here for updates and find out what you need to do to come to the UK over 3 months.




In other cases, determine if you need to apply for a visa to enter the UK.




What you need to show on the British border
What you have to show at the British border will not change, even if the UK leaves the EU without agreement.




You must present a valid passport or national identity card if you are a citizen of:




an EU country
Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland
You can use automatic ePassport barriers in some airports if your passport contains a "chip" and you are 12 years old or older. The use of electronic passport doors is usually faster.




If you are not a citizen of one of these countries, you will need to present a valid passport.




You can still enter the UK using a passport that expires in less than 6 months.




Find out how to pass border controls as quickly as possible.




School Travelers Entering the UK
Schoolchildren from third countries residing in EU or EFTA countries will continue to be able to travel to the United Kingdom under the List of Travelers visa system. They do not need to obtain their own travel document or visa before December 31, 2020.




This applies if the UK leaves the EU with an agreement and if the UK leaves the EU without agreement.




What you have to show at the border will not change. Students who do not have their own travel document must have photo ID or a recent photo attached to the Traveler List Form. The form must also be authenticated by the responsible authority of the Member State concerned to confirm the student's residence status and the right to return to be accepted as a travel document.




Driving in the UK
If you have a non-British license
How you can drive in the UK will not change after Brexit.




Check if you can use your driver's license in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.




If your vehicle is not insured in the UK
You must have a "green card" insurance if all of the following conditions are met:




your vehicle is insured in an EU or EEA country
the UK leaves the EU without agreement
the UK leaves the EU without any agreement in place on driving without a green card
Check back here to see if an agreement has been reached to drive without a green card.




If your vehicle is insured in a non-EU or EEA country, what you will need to do will depend on your membership of the green card system.




If your country is a member, you will need to carry a green card.




If your country is not a member, your vehicle will need UK vehicle insurance.




What you can bring to the UK
If the UK leaves the EU without an agreement, changes will be made:




how to bring horses to and from the UK
how you bring plants, animals or their products in danger in the UK
There will be no change to:



what you can bring in your carry-on
what food you can bring
what plants you can bring
Bring your pet to the UK
The rules for bringing pets from the UK to EU countries will change if the UK leaves the EU without any agreement. a Room

Yes. You can use your bank card in the UK. But be aware that there will be additional charges for transactions or withdrawals due to the exchange rate and charges applied by local banks.
You must bring your ID, a confirmation of your employment and a proof of address provided by your employer.





Unlike the continent, current  bank account   are free for private. From the moment you take only the debit card and a basic account. This card allows you to make withdrawals and payments.





 BARCLAYS BANK • LLOYDS BANK • SANTANDER • TBS BANK • ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND


You can transfer the funds online or at the counter of the chosen bank. Beware the fees are around £ 10 online for an international transfer and £ 20 at the counter.
Yes, you can come to the UK with a European car.
By the way any European driving license allows you to drive in the UK.
Remember, driving is on the left!

The speed limits are indicated in Mph (Miles per hour), not in km / h in urban areas and unless otherwise stated, the speed limit is 30 mph or 48Km / h
70mph is 112km / h on the Highways and 60mph is 96km / h on two-lane roads.


You can come with your vehicle from Europe.


You can buy a used car at: https://www.autotrader.co.uk/

Small trick choose a vehicle with low low tax road. ;-)


Only if you buy a vehicle in the UK there is a Road Tax

https://www.gov.uk/vehicle-tax

is a road tax that all drivers pay once a year for their vehicle, in addition to the insurance, MOT (the technical control of your vehicle) with maintenance etc ...


You can drive an English car with a license from Europe.

As a European citizen, if you were to get sick or get in an accident and had to go to the ER, any care or treatment will be free. You will only have to pay for prescribed drugs, since 01/04/2019 the cost is £9.00 per prescribed drug. Appointments with a General Practitioner (GP) are free.

https://www.nhs.uk/Service-Search/GP/LocationSearch/4

Appointments with specialized doctors are not free.

Dentist: https://www.nhs.uk/Service-Search/Dentists/LocationSearch/3

The phone number for medical emergencies in the United Kingdom is 111.

Of course, you can get a medical insurance if you wish, and you can order a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) before you arrive.


The procedure to be followed to order this card will be surely different for other countries




We work with a network of hotel establishments ***, ****, ***** stars who offer housing to our applicants for the duration of their stay. If the housing was to be available for a shorter time period, the applicant would be informed immediately. Yes, you will have to pay for housing.
It will be deducted from your salary, and should round up to about £160 to £300 monthly on average.

In 99.999% of cases, it is an individual room, and you will have to share common areas such as the bathroom and the kitchen. In rare cases, you may have to share a room. You will be informed in advance and you will be asked for consent

First of all, our placement JOB+ HOUSING + FOOD are not internships.
They are real jobs. You will get a real employment contract and a real full time pay. It is NOT an internship. We will not provide paperwork for internships. However, if your school accepts any professional experience abroad to make it valid within your education, you are responsible to make sure before your registration.

We decline any responsibility if you go against our recommendation.

Contact us for more information. contact@love-uk-workexperience.co.uk

If you want an internship contract for a short time period between 4 to 12 weeks, we DO offer INTERNSHIP CONTRACTS placements in other industries. These internships offer no salary and the placement cost is 670€.

Countryside placements
Each placement will be in our partner hotels (3, 4 or 5 stars). These hotels willingly
welcome young students whose priority is to improve their English. You will be taken care and trained
by on site staff for the position you get.
These placements will only be in the countryside (1 to 2 hours away from big cities such as London,
Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Glasgow or Edinburgh) in the country side or by the sea.
NO PLACEMENT IN LONDON AT ALL.
NO PLACEMENT IN BIG CITIES.
For all positions. Job, Salary, Housing and meals guaranteed before your arrival. Job position guaranteed and signed
by your employer, before your arrival.
Salary BEFORE TAXES: on average 1600€/ month + tips
Salary AFTER TAXES: on average 1119.67€/ month + tips after taxes and housing deduction.
Work hours: about 40 hours per week.
Contract type: Long term/ short term.
Minimum duration: 1 month
Working days: 5 days per week.
Days off: 2 days per week.
Perks: depending on the hotel, swimming- pool, hot tub, sauna, golf, fitness club, spa, cinema.
Job: POSITION GUARANTEED, SIGNED BY YOUR EMPLOYER BEFORE YOUR ARRIVAL
Housing: individual room, shared kitchen and bathroom. (shared apartment located 2 minutes walk from the hotel or a bedroom in the hotel). The cost is
deducted directly from your monthly gross salary: between £160 and £300 monthly (including water,
electricity, and internet bill, furniture, appliances like washing machine and dryer, linen, pillows, etc.)
Free meals: You will get two free meals a day depending on your working hours: breakfast and dinner, or
lunch and dinner.
On your days off, you will have to pay for your own meals except in rare cases.
Paperwork support: you will get our help for administrative matters BEFORE your arrival, DURING your
stay, and AFTER you return ( to open a bank account in £, appointment for social security number and other administrative requests.)
Language support: You will get a coaching in English before your departure in order to give you the
tools to successfully pass your interview with your future employer, and in order to get the necessary
vocabulary before your arrival.


Here are the available positions:
Room attendant f/m – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum
Kichten porter f/m – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum
Valet f/m – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum,
Commis Cuisine f/m – Beginner in English – 6 months minimum
Commis Patisserie f/m – Beginner in English – 6 months minimum
Food & Beverage assistant f/m – Intermediate in English – 1 month minimum
Bartender f/m – Intermediate in English – 1 month minimum
Head Waiter/ Chef de Rang f/m – Intermediate in English – 6 months minimum
Receptionist f/m – Advanced in English – 12 months minimum


Advantages of this program:
Guaranteed position before you arrive.
Housing, individual or shared before you arrive.
Salary and Meals guaranteed throughout your trip.


Drawbacks of this program:
Exclusively in the countryside or by the sea. There is little public transport or shopping. You must
prepare ahead! You can also come with your car from your home country and travel with your own car
on your days off.
If you lose your job, you also lose your housing.
Budget for the first month: 1000€


1/ Fill out the online form Click on the link below:

https://www.love-uk-workexperience.co.uk/inscription-job-log%C3%89-nourri-en-campagne

send us by e-mail: your resume, cover letter, ID front and back or passport, criminal records.

2/ Pay the 150 EUROS to confirm your application.

The rest to be paid once your placement is confirmed.

Bank code (SWIFT / BIC) DEKTDE7GXXX

IBAN DE18 7001 1110 6050 4360 45

TW Account Holder / Bénéficiaire Love Uk Work Experience Limited

Address Handelsbank Elsenheimer Str. 41 80687 München Germany


Each placement will be in our hotel partner  (3, 4 or 5 stars) and restaurant chains. These
establishments do willingly welcome young students whose priority is to improve their English. You will
be taken care and trained by on site teams for the position you get. The placements are only in cities
such as London, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Cambridge, Oxford, or Edinburgh, etc.
Salary by month BEFORE TAXES, on average £1400 OR 1600€ + tips.
Salary AFTER TAXES, about £1245, or about 1400€ after taxes.
You will work 40 hours weekly on average, 5 days a week. 2 days off per week + 28 days days per year
on a basis or a 12 months contract. Minimum 1 month.
A RICH OFFER
Job: JOB GUARANTEED, SIGNED BY YOUR EMPLOYER ON SITE in the United Kingdom in 15
days.
Shared housing:
Individual room, shared bathroom and kitchen. (shared apartment). Price of housing: between £400 and
£800 monthly (includes water, electricity, and internet bill, furniture, appliances like washing machine
and dryer, linen, pillows, taxes.)
Average monthly housing in cost in each city in a shared flat or house
London: £800/month
Manchester: £600/month
Leeds: £500/month
Birmingham, Cambridge, Oxford: £500/month
Liverpool: £450/month
York, Glasgow, Edinburgh: £500/month
Average public transport price:
On average £80 to £150 monthly, depending on the city.
It’s possible for you to rent you own flat if you wish. Please contact us directly.
Free meals: You get 1 free meal everyday depending on your work hours: breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
On your off days, you will have to pay for your own meals.
Paperwork support: you will get our help for administrative matters BEFORE your arrival, DURING your
stay, and AFTER you return (opening a bank account, appointment for social security number, etc.)
Language support: You will get a coaching in English before your departure in order to give you the
tools to successfully pass your interview with your future employer, and in order to get the necessary
vocabulary before your arrival.
Criteria:
Be between 18 and 40 years of age, available for minimum 1 month, have European Nationality.
Candidates with a tourist visa or refugee request are not accepted in this program.
Here are the available positions:
Housekeeper M/F – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum
Kitchen porter M/F – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum
Valet M/F – Beginner in English – 1 month minimum,
Commis cuisine M/F – Beginner in English – 6 months minimum
Commis Patisserie M/F – Beginner in English – 6 months minimum
Waiter/Waitress M/F – Intermediate in English – 1 month minimum
Bartender M/F – Intermediate in English – 1 month minimum
Head Waiter/ Chef de rang M/F – Intermediate in English – 6 months minimum
Receptionist M/F – Advanced in English – 12 months minimum
Perks of this program:
Preparation for English interview.
housing, two options:
Option1: We organize housing visits depending on your criteria and your city of choice. You are in
charge of booking the hotel do the visits yourself and sign the contract with the owner. You are also in
charge of paying the deposit fee, which is often the same price as one month of rent.
Option 2: We visit the housing for you and take pictures and videos. We send you the contract and you
pay the deposit while you’re still in your home country.
You can rent a shared housing, a studio or a larger apartment if you wish! It all depends on your budget.
Salary and food guaranteed throughout your stay.
English lessons: You will also be able to take English lessons depending on your availability for an
average price of £10/hour. Please contact us directly.
What’s included:
UK SIM card
Taxi from the airport to your housing
Get your taxes, click here
What’s not included:
Plane ticket, transport fees and personal shopping
Plan your budget ahead:
For the first month:
2900€ for London
2500€ for other cities

Because they vary depending on how long you want to stay and the duration of our follow-up during your stay.
Yes. When you pay online, you arrive on HTTPS (HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure) page which means that the page is secure for payment.
Plus we use Stripe as an online payment processing solution

 https://stripe.com/fr-lu/ 

Yes, you will get a refund of the 150€ you paid in case we fail to find you a position.
This rarely happens. But if you are stressed on the day of your first interview with your future employer, we will set up a second interview for you. ;-)
Yes, you can stay longer than intended, if you wish. Send us an email to keep us updated. Yes, you will have to pay the difference on your salary in the United Kingdom.
Room attendant H / F- Beginner English Level - 1 month minimum
Kitchen porter in H / F- Beginner English level - 1 month minimum
Valet H / F- Beginner English Level - 1 month minimum
Commis cuisine H / F- Beginner English level - 6 months minimum
Commis Patisserie H / F- Beginner English level - 6 months minimum
H / F Waiter- Intermediate English Level - 1 month minimum
Bartender H / F- Intermediate level of English- 1 month minimum
Chef de rang H / F- Intermediate English Level - 6 months minimum
Receptionist H / F- Advanced English level - 12 months minimum.

Every applicant who wants a countryside position will get a written confirmation of their placement before their arrival. Every applicant who wants a city position will have to do their interview directly in the United Kingdom. There is a waiting time of about 15 days on average to get a confirmation on site.
Yes, we organise placements for the entire year between January and December.

YES. We find for  beginners looking for a first job immersed in the British culture. You will be trained for the position you will get by a team on site in the United Kingdom
Yes. You will be placed according to your level in English and your abilities.
If you stay for just 1 to 6 months, no, you don’t need one.

If you plan to stay for 6 to 12 months, you will need one.

link: http://www.three.co.uk/pay-as-you-go

Remember to unlock your mobile phone before you go. 
For city positions, yes, because you will have your own housing. But you’re in charge of finding a school or daycare. For countryside positions, no. You cannot bring your children with you, but they can visit you.


YES for city positions because you will get your own housing.

NO for country side positions, only clients can bring their pets


Yes. You can come with friends, family members, significant others. Please let us know when you sign up.
You can choose our housing+food countryside budget pack for 3 months to start you off (460€), you will be able to save up to 3000€. Then, you will be able to go to your city of choice, like London ;-)
NO. It won’t be an issue as long as your hair is clean  and your beard is nicely trimmed.
NO. As long as you don’t have tattoos on your face, and if they can be covered by your work clothes (which will have long sleeves), and as long as your piercings are discreet.
NO. It won’t be an issue. Just let your host establishment know about it.
NO. It won’t be an issue. You will be found a position based on your skills and experience.
For now, we can only handle applications from European applicants.

Your spouse will have to request a visa.

https://www.gov.uk/tier-2-general


YES. We help you organise the trip. However, travel expenses won’t be covered.

The price will be about 100€ to 150€ for train and flight.

https://www.gopili.co.uk/ 

We only pay for the taxi between the train or bus station that is closest to your host establishment.
If you’ve chosen the Heart of London English class program, yes.


If you have chosen the Job + Housing placement program, no. We ask that you wait until you get a written confirmation of your placement.

Your travelling expenses are not included in our agency fees. However, we do handle the cost of the taxi (up to £30) on your day of arrival, to your host establishment’s nearest station. You will have to pay any amount over £30.