National Locums is one of Britain’s leading, and fastest-growing, specialist recruitment companies, supplying locum doctors, nurses and AHPs to NHS and independent hospitals throughout the UK.

Established by brothers David and Glenn Cook and their wives Jen and Natalie, the company has a reputation as an efficient and ethical organisation, firmly based on family values. As Framework suppliers to the NHS, National Locums is committed to providing locum doctors, nurses and AHPs at any time of the day or night, weekends and Bank Holidays included; the capability and expertise to thoroughly verify candidate’s qualifications and compliance to UK standards; and the financial stability to operate to pre-agreed pay rates. In short, we are…..

  • Trusted by our client hospitals and our medical professionals
  • Experienced in finding placements from single shifts to long-term contracts.
  • Always available, 24/7, and
  • Dedicated to making life as easy as possible for you

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  • "Always available even outside of work hours and sometimes during weekends... excellent care and service"

    Consultant, General Medicine

  • "National Locums found a great post for me in the field of palliative medicine... they were able to secure great pay, found accommodation while in London and even contributed to the accommodation expenses."

    Doctor in Palliative Medicine

  • "...always found me posts that are well paid, match my requirements and offer long term stability... the talent of adding that magic touch that is needed to help streamline the NHS and make this world a better place."

    Specialist Registrar, Anaesthetics

  • "Thank you for all your support and good working relationship, very encouraging"

    RGN, Band 5

  • "National Locums is often tasked with placing doctors with us at very short notice, which they never fail to do... professional, flexible and hassle-free"

    Deputy Hospital Director

    The Priory Group