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Guide to medical recruiters

  • International Health & Medical Services (IHMS)

    Do you enjoy working with culturally diverse communities and treating patients with unique medical needs? Are you interested in honing your clinical skills in new settings?


    International Health & Medical Services (IHMS) provide health services to people in immigration detention throughout Australia and beyond. We do so in a manner that is;

    • Medically appropriate
    • Without any form of discrimination
    • With appropriate dignity, human, cultural and gender sensitivity and
    • With respect for privacy and confidentiality


    We are seeking experienced GP’s to work at our clinics on Christmas Island. You will deliver primary health care services in a busy, challenging and rewarding environment. You will be supported by the local Area Medical Director, hospital Doctors on the Island and Medical Directors from the Sydney Head office as needed.


    • Gain experience in managing tropical diseases and in isolated primary health care management in one role
    • Highly rewarding team environment
    • Financial incentives and holiday accrual
    • Short and long term positions available – we will work around your availability.

    Specific Requirements

    • Full unconditional registration with AHPRA as a Medical Practitioner
    • Experience with electronic medical records and medical practice systems
    • Primary Care experience
    • MBBS or MBChB or equivalent from an institution recognised by AHPRA
    • Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency

    Highly Desirable

    • Fellowship with the RACGP or ACRRM
    • Experience in rural/remote setting and emergency care

    For more information please email your CV to Aysha.oconnor@ihms.com.au or phone 02 9372 2307.

    *All successful applicants will be subject to a mandatory criminal history check as part of the recruitment and selection process. 

  • Beat Medical

    Beat Medical – Healthcare Recruitment & Locum Agency

    Beat Medical is a healthcare recruitment and locum agency placing doctors in permanent and casual/locum jobs. We work with clinics, hospitals, corporate healthcare and government departments to offer interesting placements in Australia and internationally.

    Our industry experience and high levels of candidate care allow us to deliver a unique recruitment service to doctors, focussing on placements that suit your lifestyle and career goals.

    We also offer a range of exciting locum placements as working holidays for doctors – giving you the opportunity to work in a new environment, earn more money and travel.

    Beat Medical helps candidates with every step of the job search:

    ●        Finding suitable placements

    ●        Coaching for application and interview

    ●        Negotiating on your behalf for the best remuneration package

    ●        Helping with the logistics of starting your new job, for example, transportation and accommodation.

    Beat Medical recruiters are experienced and professional, and accredited by the RCSA.

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    Level 1, 385 Crown St, Wollongong, 2500, NSW

    Phone: 1800 633 505 or +61 (0)2 4263 1500

    Website: http://beatmedical.com

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/beatmedical

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/beatmedical


  • HealthStaff Recruitment

    HealthStaff Recruitment is here to help you find your perfect position in Australia.

    Tell us what YOU want, WHERE you want to go, WHEN you want to travel and the IDEAL position that you are looking for.

    HealthStaff Recruitment is Australia’s most successful healthcare recruitment company. Providing recruitment services since 1998, the company has developed extensive expertise and experience in both national and international recruitment of Doctors, Registered Nurses, Midwives, and other health professionals.

    We have the widest choice of Hospital and GP vacancies throughout Australia. HealthStaff Recruitment manages the entire process of your registration and visa applications.

    Our services are free of charge to all our candidates.

    Heal+hStaff Recruitment
    33/209 Toorak Road , South Yarra Vic 3141, Australia
    Phone: + 61 (0)3 9827 4433

    4/48 Mary Street, Noosaville Qld 4566
    Phone +61 (0)7 5440 5002 Mobile 0407 058 154

    Email: doctors@hsr.com.au
    Website: www.healthstaffrecruitment.com.au

    Freecall from: Australia 1800 330 533 │NZ 0800 223 381 │UK 0800 047 0924│Ireland 1800 422 011 │Canada 1866 286 7349 │USA 1866 317 4232

  • LML Medical Recruitment

    LML Medical Recruitment forms a part of Healthcare Australia, the leading healthcare recruitment solutions provider in Australia, with positions available in every state and territory. Offering a practical solution to the growing medical skills shortage in Australia, we provide doctors with locum opportunities in all specialty areas.

    Our dedicated consultants assist with the placement of thousands of doctors in locum roles throughout the country. We are able to offer these roles due to our extensive national and state preferred provider agreements that we hold with leading public and private hospital groups and GP clinics. This means we can provide every locum doctor with the widest possible choice of work opportunities and the best pay rates.

    We find locum positions for a wide range of locum doctors including:

    • RMOs
    • SRMOs
    • Registrars
    • VMOs
    • Overseas
    • Trained Doctors (OTDs) who have an unconditional Australian working visa

    Contact details:

    LML Medical Recruitment
    PO Box 21357
    World Square NSW 2002
    Phone: 1300 889 133
    Fax: 1300 360 133
    URL: http://www.healthcareaustralia.com.au/lmlmedicalrecruitment
    Email: LML@healthcareaustralia.com.au
  • AMA Recruit

    Service Details

    The Australian Medical Association (WA) is the professional association for medical practitioners in Western Australia.

    AMA Recruit, a division of AMA (WA), provides an Australia wide recruitment and placement service to doctors seeking employment as General Practitioners, Public or Private Specialists.

    For doctors trained overseas services include: registration, visa, sponsorship, placement, employment contracts and orientation on arrival in Australia. For locally trained graduates a range of short and long term placement options are available in both the public and private sector throughout Australia. Options are discussed, contracts negotiated and agreements organized.

    For doctors who are members of the AMA and working with AMA Recruit, assistance is provided in accessing State specific support, something of particular value for doctors undertaking locum work throughout Australia.

    To register to work with AMA Recruit, please forward your curriculum vitae via email to recruit@amawa.com.au and we will contact you.

    Contact Details:
    AMA Recruit
    PO Box 133, Nedlands, WA 6909, Australia
    Tel: + 61 8 9273 3033
    Fax: + 61 8 9273 3043
    Email: recruit@amawa.com.au
    Web: www.amawa.com.au

  • Wavelength International

    Wavelength International provides recruitment, immigration and locum services for medical professionals as well as healthcare employers throughout Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

    We are an award-winning specialist healthcare recruitment and migration agency with expertise in recruiting doctors, executive managers and locums. Our industry experience allows us to deliver quality recruitment and migration services to healthcare professionals and organisations.

    We provide:

    • Free service for applicants
    • Assistance with registration and migration
    • Advice and guidance on salary
    • Coaching on CV layout and interview techniques
    • Local knowledge of all the regions we cover

    The Wavelength difference

    • We listen carefully and find you roles that match your requirements as closely as possible.
    • We always have an extensive range of current jobs but we can also proactively find tailor-made opportunities that suit your needs, giving you access to roles that may not yet be in the open market.
    • Our regulatory and migration experts help you navigate the complex registration process, as well as assisting with relocation, flights and accommodation.
    • We are members of the Australian Association of Medical Recruitment Agents and abide by their Code of Professional Practice so you can be assured we will be ethical at all times.

    Working with Wavelength is now even more rewarding...

    The Wavelength International Visa reward card means freedom of choice.

    • We find that the best candidates come to Wavelength via word of mouth. Send us the details of someone you know seeking a new role, and if we place them you will earn $500 credit on your Wavelength Visa card
    • Complete 5 locums through us and earn $500 credit on your Wavelength Visa card.

    Not only does the Wavelength International Visa reward card give you freedom of choice, there is no limit to the number of times you can be rewarded. The Visa card is topped up by us each time you become eligible for a new reward. Please see our website for details.

    Contact details:

    Wavelength International
    67–77 Flinders Street
    Surry Hills NSW 2010

    Telephone +61 2 8353 9000
    Fax +61 2 8353 9099
    Australian Toll Free 1300 780 525
    New Zealand Toll Free 0800 450 505
    UK Telephone 0845 602 1498
    USA & Canada toll free 1800 697 8541
    Email: info@wave.com.au
    Website: www.wave.com.au

  • Health 24-7

    Health 24-7

    Service Details

    Health 24-7 provides recruitment and locum services for medical and soon to be Allied Health professionals across Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific and the UK. We operate in both the public and private sector for permanent and locum positions in all specialties at all levels.

    It is our level of service that sets us apart from our counterparts. Health 24-7 has a small dedicated team to look after your needs providing a professional and confidential service to medical and allied health professionals around the world.

    Our service to you is free on application and we strive to tailor opportunities to suit your individual requirements. We have extensive knowledge and can offer a variety of shifts and positions throughout Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.

    Health 24-7 is a member of Recruitment Consultants Standards Australia (RCSA) and also operates within an ISO 9001 framework.

    Call Health 24-7 today for a no-obligation consultation. Our friendly and experienced staff will offer you a personal service to specifically meet your needs.

    Contact Details:
    Health 24-7
    PO Box 1100, Mudgee NSW 2850
    Phone: +61 2 6372 3995
    Fax: +61 2 6372 3996
    Free Call Australia Wide: 1800 005 915
    UK & NZ Free Call: 00 800 432584 24
    URL: www.health247.com.au
    Email: info@health247.com.au