Medacs Healthcare

Locum Doctor Agency

As the leading locum doctor agency in the UK, we specialise in finding work that suits your lifestyle. Our dedicated team of placement officers work tirelessly to consistently offer an array of long and short-term locum vacancies in a wide range of grades and specialties at both NHS trusts and private sector clients.

With hundreds of new roles available every day throughout England, Wales and Scotland, priority access to locum NHS jobs, free CPD courses courtesy of Medacs Academy and 24/7 support, there has never has been a better time to join Medacs Healthcare.

Find out how we can help support you to deliver outstanding care in your career as a locum doctor. 

Locum doctor jobs

As a leading locum doctor agency, we receive hundreds of new locum doctor jobs every day for FY2 doctors and consultants and every grade in between. The specialties we cover include:

  • Accident and Emergency
  • Acute
  • Anaesthetics: 
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • General Practitioner
  • Haematology
  • Microbiology
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Psychiatry
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Orthopaedics and Trauma
  • Paediatrics and Neonates
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Stroke Medicine
  • Urology

Benefits of joining us

As the leading provider of locum doctors to the NHS, you'll already have access to the widest choice of locum jobs in the UK. However, there are many more reasons to join us.

Widest choice and first-sight of jobs

As a leading NHS framework agency, we have exclusive contracts with large NHS trusts across England, Wales and Scotland. So, as well as the widest choice of jobs, you'll be first-in-line with priority access to NHS locum jobs at your favourite hospitals, before other agency locums.

Dedicated 24/7 support

As a member of the Medacs Healthcare family, we provide you with a dedicated placement officer to ensure you have the highest standard of service and a direct contact for any questions or queries. We also offer 24/7 support courtesy of our friendly team of out-of-hours consultants.

Competitive pay rates

We can offer you competitive rates and flexibility of payment options including PAYE, umbrella and limited company.

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Appraisal and revalidation support

Locum doctors who choose to link to us automatically receive the attention and dedication of our dedicated revalidation team who are on hand to expertly guide you through the revalidation process.

Recommend and earn £500

Receive £500 every time you refer a doctor to Medacs Healthcare (terms and conditions apply). Referrals are unlimited, meaning you can take advantage of this bonus again and again.

Market-leading development

Our Academy is a free and exclusive service available to our locum doctors. Academy members can attend classroom-based CPD training courses in a variety of subjects. Programmes include Locum Best Practice and Leadership for Locums, facilitated by the GMC. There are also opportunities to attend networking events and masterclasses with top UK universities. Click here to learn more.

International opportunities

Eager to develop your practice overseas? We offer a fantastic range of international opportunities for doctors to work in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, the Middle East and across Asia, the US and the Caribbean.

Refer a doctor and earn £500

Do you know a doctor who would like to join our locum agency? Refer a friend or colleague and receive a £500 bonus (terms and conditions apply). All referred doctors will benefit from an excellent choice of locum jobs, great pay rates and first-sight of locum vacancies across multiple trusts, as well as the opportunity to join Medacs Academy.

Locum doctor blogs 

Keen to learn more about working with a locum doctor agency? Read our latest blogs and find out what you can expect from your career as a locum doctor.

Register your interest

To register with us for locum doctor work, you can either contact our recruitment team via email, call 0800 442 200 during standard office hours or complete the form below for a callback.

Additional Information

  • Locum Doctor FAQs
  • Locum Doctor Testimonials
  • Locum Doctor Recruitment Process
  • Your Guide to Becoming a Locum Doctor

Relevant Links

  • Refer a Doctor for Permanent UK Work
  • Refer a Doctor for Locum UK Work


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