The Region

The truly diverse landscape of North Yorkshire offers more national parks than any other region in England, unsurprising as at 8,654 square kilometres it is the largest county in the country!

Within the county you will find the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors and Yorkshire Dales, with major towns including Middlesbrough, York and Harrogate.

The area is popular for UK tourism, with the borough of Scarborough, including Filey, Whitby and parts of the North York Moors National Park, receiving 1.4m trips per year on average, and the cities of York and Harrogate considered the top tourist destinations in the area.

This is an affluent county with above average UK house prices.

Average living costs for North Yorkshire*

(*updated September 2020)

Things to see and do in North Yorkshire


How HCL Permanent can help you start your career in North Yorkshire

We offer a free, trusted service that helps international workers to fulfil their dream of working in the UK. With global offices and multilingual consultants, we can help you find a permanent job in the NHS, private sector or local authorities.

As well as jobs in North Yorkshire, we have opportunities across the country including major cities like London, Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester.

Our support is end-to-end, so we’ll help with everything from what you need to apply for a job, to setting up your bank account when you arrive. We’ll also help with interview preparation, finding accommodation, and everything you need to know about the application process.

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