Locum doctor jobs

Rewarding and diverse opportunities in all medical specialties and seniorities.

Choose where, when and how you want to work. Our locum doctor jobs allow you to top up your income, earn a higher pay rate or gain the flexibility you need to travel, study or spend time with your family. We have a diverse range of opportunities available across Australia and New Zealand.

Locum doctor jobs

Rewarding and diverse opportunities in all medical specialties and seniorities.

Choose where, when and how you want to work. Our locum doctor jobs allow you to top up your income, earn a higher pay rate or gain the flexibility you need to travel, study or spend time with your family. We have a diverse range of opportunities available across Australia and New Zealand.

Be a part of the Covid response

Finding the right fit with our locum doctor jobs

Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia believes in the importance of building relationships and putting everyone in a position that fits them in order to success. Our team cares about you and your work preferences. It is our mission to find the ideal locum doctor job for you.

Supplement your income and take control of your career

Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia can help you top up your income by finding a job that fits your personal experience and needs.

Choose when, where and how you want to work

Get the flexibility you need to travel, study or spend time with family by choosing when, where and how you want to work.

Get access to our comprehensive network of locum doctor jobs

Our network in Australia and New Zealand ensures you get access to a wide range of permanent and locum doctor jobs in metropolitan, regional and rural locations.

Experience something different

We have access to a diverse range of non-clinical and clinical opportunities including jobs in medical assessment, advisory services, consultancy, corporate health programs, training, policy and document development, sporting and major events, public speaking and more.

Enhance your career and develop professionally

Get regular access to industry information, job listings and opportunities nationwide. We can support you in your career progression and gaining experience or diversifying your knowledge.

Register your interest online

Our quick and easy registration process means you can access opportunities, view and select work all on your phone in real-time.

Access weekly payroll & salary packaging

We take care of every detail so that you have time to focus on what matters. Our payroll is completed weekly and salary packaging is available.

Check out our interactive and easy-to-use app

Our Members App can be accessed via mobile or online portal. It offers a timesaving and more flexible way of managing information and filtering job listings to suit your needs.

Why choose Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia

Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia will take care of every detail so you don’t have to. We look after your pay, contract negotiations, paperwork requirements and book flights and accommodation. Achieving positive outcomes by working closely with both you and our networks.

Our interactive app

Our easy-to use Member App provides doctors with exclusive access to diverse opportunities and shifts online. Tailored specifically to the needs of doctors, our Member App can be accessed via mobile or online portal and offers a timesaving and more flexible way of managing information and shifts.
Medic Oncall App

Applying for our locum doctor jobs

Don’t miss out on the chance to work when you want, where and how you want with our locum doctor jobs. Whether you’re looking for flexible work arrangements, to pick up a few extra shifts or discover new and diverse opportunities. Register with Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia today.

Step one

Click on the ‘Register Now” button below and follow the steps to complete registration. Within one business day, you will be emailed a username and password and a link to the Applicant portal.

Step two

Login to the applicant portal and complete all questions, upload your screening documents and referee details.

Step three

One of our experienced Medical Workforce Consultants will give you a call to welcome you to Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia once all your documents have been verified and your police check and references have been returned.

Step four

Browse the many opportunities available on our members portal or App or chat to our experienced Medical Workforce consultants.

Step one

Click on the ‘Register Now” button below and follow the steps to complete registration. Within one business day, you will be emailed a username and password and a link to the Applicant portal.

Step two

Login to the applicant portal and complete all questions, upload your screening documents and referee details.

Step three

One of our experienced Medical Workforce Consultants will give you a call to welcome you to Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia once all your documents have been verified and your police check and references have been returned.

Step four

Browse the many opportunities available on our members portal or App or chat to our experienced Medical Workforce consultants.
“The biggest benefit of using Medic Oncall by HCA is having access to a great range of shifts that suit my lifestyle, without any pressure at all to take on roles that I’m not interested in. They are a pleasure to deal with, I always recommend them to friends and colleagues” – Dr Emily Doyle
“Working with Medic Oncall by HCA has been so good that I’ve not had to use any other medical workforce organisations. They have a great work volume, very professional, friendly staff and prompt, reliable service.” – Dr Kevin Saw

Frequently asked questions

When can I work with Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia?

Once you have completed your internship and been granted General Medical Registration status.

How do I apply for your locum doctor jobs?

It’s easy and quick to apply for our locum doctor jobs, just click on the register now button and you will be taken through the process, any problems call our team in Australia on 1300 66 22 66 or in NZ 0800 88 67 88.

It’s a good idea to have a current resume, photo ID (passport and drivers’ licence), names of two Consultant level referees, WWCC, Police Check (we can do this for you) ready to upload. We will send you login details to our App when you are fully registered.

What type of locum doctor jobs are available?

We have great relationships with public and private hospitals nationally as well as opportunities to work at Events, GP Clinics, Covid response projects, medical report writing and assessment opportunities, independent medical examinations. You can do a super short shift of just one day or a placement for up to 6 months to find the locum doctor job that is right for you.

What level of doctors do Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia place?

We place all levels and specialties of doctors from PGY2 to Specialists. We have interesting and varied work in clinical and non-clinical settings.

How do you get work?

We have a great Member App that gives you access to diverse opportunities and shifts online. Tailored specifically to what you are looking for, our Member App can be accessed via mobile or online portal and offers a timesaving and more flexible way of managing information and shifts.

How do I get paid and how much?

Depending on the work you accept you may join our payroll or be paid directly by the client. We offer a weekly payroll where we look after everything. Pay rates vary and will usually be an hourly rate of between $100 per hour and $300 per hour again this depends on your experience and the type of work.

Can I work interstate or overseas?

Absolutely. We have a wide range of positions available throughout Australia and New Zealand. However, individual employers may require specific documentation prior to commencement of work. We will advise you if this is the case.

Do I have to accept any work that is offered to me?

No. There are no minimum shift requirements and you are not obligated to accept work. Our doctors have the flexibility to decide when and where they want to work.

Are my travel and accommodation costs covered?

Our clients outside the metropolitan area are happy to cover the costs of travel and accommodation for their temporary doctors. You may also be eligible for a living away from home allowance.

I’m a medical student. What can I do to be ready for future work with Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia?

Start preparing a detailed resume and your cover letter. Ensure you add all your clinical rotations, including contact details for your supervising consultant or doctor. Talk to other doctors who have worked or are currently working in locum or temporary positions. Get involved in hospital committees or RMO societies. Attend Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia educational courses to ensure your skills are up to date. Look out for lunches and Coffee Angels events sponsored by Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia advertised in the doctors’ rooms at your hospital.

Do I need medical indemnity insurance to work with Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia?

Yes, it is a requirement of our clients that you hold your own medical indemnity insurance, it’s a good idea to talk to your medical indemnity provider to get all the information. You will need to provide us with a copy of your certificate of insurance as part of your registration.

What if I have conditions on my registration?

As a Medic Oncall by Healthcare Australia doctor, you have an obligation to notify us of any conditions on your registration.