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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  • "I would like to pass on my gratitude to your member of staff who was on call yesterday - Sunday. I must have been on the phone to her at least a dozen times throughout the day. She seemed to magic staff out of thin air for the night shift."

    Temporary Staffing Administrator

    Frimley NHS Foundation Trust

  • "I have found National Locums very helpful in providing locum doctors. If an urgent requirement is needed, I have no hesitation at all in contacting National Locums."

    Medical Staffing Assistant

    Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust

  • "...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

  • "Your hard work and professionalism is outstanding... I have appreciated your friendly and extremely positive attitude "

    SpR, General Medicine

  • "....professional, hardworking, confident and reliable. Very impressed with your services on last minute, hard-to-fill bookings! I will be working with National Locums as a main agency to contact going forward in the future."

    Temporary Staffing Officer

    Nobles Hospital, Isle of Man