Locum Work with Fresh Medical Recruitment
Locum Work with Fresh
The UK medical industry is ever growing and with new technologies developed, constant challenges in the healthy industry, and innovative approaches to healthcare, the industry offers ample opportunities for development and employment for medical professionals. Locum medical jobs become available daily and with numerous opportunities in diverse fields, you will find something that fits your skill sets, qualifications, and experience through Fresh Medical Recruitment.
Some areas where there are critical staff shortages will have more locum medical jobs than others. As such the competition varies according to the speciality and career grading fields.
The National Health Service has the most scope for locum medical jobs. In fact, the majority of all medical and healthcare jobs in the country is in the NHS. The NHS of the United Kingdom is the largest employer in Europe. It boasts almost one million employees. The NHS is the public health care system that offers free health care services to the people living in its catchment’s area.
Although the NHS has the most locum medical jobs on offer, you can also find locum medical jobs in the private sector consisting of private hospitals, clinics, and practices.
To work in one of the locum medical jobs you must register with the General Medical Council. You will find further details on the process at our GMC Registration page. To apply for locum work you must also obtain permission to work in the UK. If you are an EU citizen and have obtained your qualifications in one of the EU countries the process is relatively simple entailing the GMC registration only.
If however, you are from a country outside the EEA and have obtained your qualification in a country outside the EEA you will also have to pass the International English Language Testing System to test your command of the English language. The testing covers aspects such as reading, writing, listening, and speaking and is offered in General or Academic training categories.
Once the IELTS has been passed you will need to apply and complete the Professional & Linguistic Assessments Board exams known in short as the PLAB exams. The first part of the PLAB exams covers four sections:
The second part of the PLAB exams will test your ability to communicate as well as your clinical skills.
Once you have completed the PLAB exams as well as the IELTS you can then apply for registration at the GMC.
Why search and apply for locum medical jobs through Fresh Recruitment?
Whether you are a recent graduate with a year experience, new to locum work or an experienced locum, Fresh Medical Recruitment can provide you with the services, guidance, and positions, benefits, and flexibility you need to make the transition.
If you are looking for an experienced and efficient medical recruitment agency, Fresh Medical Recruitment can help. We are one of the leading medical recruitment agencies in Europe and with our longstanding relations with reputable clients, we can give you access to the best locum jobs in the UK and Ireland. We offer:
- Amazing pay rates
- Various free services
- Expert knowledge of the industry
- Full assessments
- Assistance with travelling and accommodation arrangements
- Payroll functions
- Full professional support.
We also provide extensive information about bank accounts, profiles of medical locum jobs, job offers and acceptances, as well as time sheets, payroll, and reporting for work issues at the various sections under Locum Work.