Welcome to Locum Life


Locum Life works with every state and territory health service in Australia and it’s fair to say that the demand for doctors far exceeds supply.

Just like there is more to a great job than just a good rate, there is so much more to a placement than matching a job to a skill set. With paperwork, registration and insurance requirements ever on the increase, you don’t want to be wasting your time down a rabbit hole in the wrong direction when we can lead you directly to your destination.

Let us share our market and industry know-how with you and save a lot of hassle and get you better results.

The General Medicine Team work with and supply doctors in the following areas:

  • General Medicine

  • Geriatric Medicine

  • Oncology

  • Gastroenterology

  • Haematology

  • Cardiology

  • Nephrology/ Renal Medicine

  • Endocrinology

  • Neurology

  • Infectious Diseases

  • Palliative Care & Pain Medicine

  • Respiratory Medicine

  • Rehabilitation Medicine

Meet our dedicated Medicine recruitment team:

Lauren, Recruitment Consultant in the General Medicine division at Locum Life

Lauren, Recruitment Consultant in the General Medicine division at Locum Life

Her clients and customers are at the forefront of what she does, helping hospitals cover their roster with the best doctors in the market and providing doctors with their dream role according to their personal and professional requirements.

Contact Details

E: lauren@locumlife.com.au

T: 02 9055 6988

Nick, Recruitment Consultant in the General Medicine division at Locum Life

Nick, Recruitment Consultant in the General Medicine division at Locum Life

Nick is known in the medical recruitment industry for his dedication to his doctors. He is driven to ensure that his doctors achieve their career or lifestyle goals.

Contact Details

E: nick@locumlife.com.au

T: 02 9055 6948

What does starting with Locum Life look like?

  • You will be allocated a dedicated, experienced recruitment consultant within your field to discuss your ideal Locum preferences including your availability, location, pay rate and duration.

  • Registration is easy. All we need to get you started is your CV, references are core docs (Police clearance, working with children check, immunizations etc) Don’t have them yet, don’t worry, we can apply for them, on your behalf, online. 

  • Your recruitment consultant will proactively source and present you Locum options to chose from. Once we have found you the one you like. We will put you forward to the health site and apply on your behalf, including completing all of the required mandatory credentialing paperwork.

  • Once we have secured and confirmed your Locum booking. We will organise everything needed to get you started, including travel, accommodation, pay and your arrival information.  

  • All that’s left for you to do is what you do best. Saving lives and living your best Locum Life. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What duration of placement is available?
Any duration between one day to six months. This depends on the hospital’s vacancies.
Is my travel and accommodation taken care of with my placement?
Yes, your consultant will identify travel arrangements where necessary.
Are you able to find me permanent work?
That is a possibility and we can prepare you for the interview process.
Will you be able to find me work within my preferences? (Location and availability)
Yes, your dedicated consultant will record your availability and preferences to find opportunities that suit your needs.
How quickly can I begin working?
The benefit of Locum Life is having a dedicated consultant who is experienced on your speciality. They can collect the required paperwork from you quickly and have established relationships with the hospitals to get your application reviewed quickly. You can begin working as quickly as you’d like, you just need to provide the paperwork required.

Looking for shift options?

We’ll find the right locum jobs for you, help you with the paperwork and support you during your locum placements.