Generally, Skilled Worker and Tier 2 visa holders are only able to work for their sponsor. However, on some occasions they may be able to undertake additional work for another employer. Any qualifying work is limited to 20 hours per week.
Queen Mary may only employ a Skilled Worker or Tier 2 visa holder, for a maximum of 20 hours per week, where the following criteria is met:
- The individual still works in the job that they are employed to do;
- the work is in the same occupational code and at the same level as their main job or in a shortage occupation;