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What is a locum doctor?

By Jade | 07-28-2020

Many people may have heard the term locum in a medical or healthcare context, and wondered what it meant. If you’ve ever thought about the concept of becoming a locum doctor and wanted to learn more about what it entails, or if you’re simply curious about what a locum doctor does, you’re in the right…

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The Changing Face of General Practitioner Work

By Jade | 07-07-2020

With most of Australia easing their restrictions, the general population have welcomed the more relaxed movement despite being more overly cautious than usual with respect to particular hygiene practices. In turn, the majority of GP practices around the country are now starting to notice an upward trend in face-to-face visitations across the board, particularly over…

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Locum jobs on the rise as restrictions ease

By Jade | 06-30-2020

Careers Connections July update It goes without saying that so far, 2020 has been a very strange year, with uncertainty, fear and disruption affecting all of us in some way. The medical and healthcare industries have certainly seen their fair share of upheaval. But the good news is that things are finally starting to look…

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WHAT DO YOU NEED TO EXCEL IN YOUR MEDICAL JOB SEARCH?

By Jade | 06-16-2020

Searching for a job can be a stressful process, even for the most seasoned medical professionals. Whether it’s whipping up an appropriate and attractive CV or preparing for those challenging clinical-scenario based interviews, good preparation is the key. That’s why we’ve crafted a list of critical tips. Let’s take a look. YOUR CV It all…

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How much do locum jobs in Australia pay?

By Jade | 06-16-2020

Australia is considered to be one of the best places in the world to be a doctor, particularly for its high standards and its competitive salaries – but how do locum doctors’ pay rates shape up? Let’s take a look at locum doctor salaries in Australia, how these compare to permanent doctor rates, and the other benefits of working in a locum role.

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Why are doctors disengaged?

By Jade | 03-04-2019

Disengagement in doctors is a serious issue. So what are the root causes of this lack of engagement and how can they be fixed? Let’s find out.

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Why work with a medical recruitment agency?

By Jade | 01-06-2019

A strong professional network. A deeper understanding of hospital cultures. A partner in paperwork. This is why you should work with a medical recruitment agency!    

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Doctor life in Australia: salaries, lifestyle, and learning

By Jade | 12-21-2018

Is life as a doctor in Australia really all it’s made up to be? Let’s find out more about salaries, lifestyle and learning for Australia doctors.

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What’s changed with the Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) Training Levy?

By Jade | 09-26-2018

In early August the Department of Home Affairs made updates to the Skilling Australians Fund (SAF) Training Levy. Let’s run through some of the details.

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The top 3 benefits of working in Australia

By Jade | 08-06-2018

Working in Australia as a medical professional is an appealing gig. Here are some of the top professional benefits for locum and permanent doctors.

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Follow-Up: There is still a massive Australian Psychiatrist shortage

By Jade | 08-01-2018

There is still a psychiatrist shortage across rural and regional areas in Australia. What can we do to prevent these shortfalls?

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What is a locum doctor?

Many people may have heard the term locum in a medical or healthcare context, and wondered what it meant. If you’ve ever thought about the concept of becoming a locum doctor and wanted to learn more about what it entails, or if you’re simply curious about what a locum doctor does, you’re in the right…

READ MORE >

The Changing Face of General Practitioner Work

With most of Australia easing their restrictions, the general population have welcomed the more relaxed movement despite being more overly cautious than usual with respect to particular hygiene practices. In turn, the majority of GP practices around the country are now starting to notice an upward trend in face-to-face visitations across the board, particularly over…

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Locum jobs on the rise as restrictions ease

Careers Connections July update It goes without saying that so far, 2020 has been a very strange year, with uncertainty, fear and disruption affecting all of us in some way. The medical and healthcare industries have certainly seen their fair share of upheaval. But the good news is that things are finally starting to look…

READ MORE >

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO EXCEL IN YOUR MEDICAL JOB SEARCH?

Searching for a job can be a stressful process, even for the most seasoned medical professionals. Whether it’s whipping up an appropriate and attractive CV or preparing for those challenging clinical-scenario based interviews, good preparation is the key. That’s why we’ve crafted a list of critical tips. Let’s take a look. YOUR CV It all…

READ MORE >

How much do locum jobs in Australia pay?

Australia is considered to be one of the best places in the world to be a doctor, particularly for its high standards and its competitive salaries – but how do locum doctors’ pay rates shape up? Let’s take a look at locum doctor salaries in Australia, how these compare to permanent doctor rates, and the other benefits of working in a locum role.

READ MORE >
Why are doctors disengaged and what can we do about it?

Why are doctors disengaged?

Disengagement in doctors is a serious issue. So what are the root causes of this lack of engagement and how can they be fixed? Let’s find out.

READ MORE >

Why work with a medical recruitment agency?

A strong professional network. A deeper understanding of hospital cultures. A partner in paperwork. This is why you should work with a medical recruitment agency!    

READ MORE >
Is life as a doctor in Australia all about sunshine and beaches?

Doctor life in Australia: salaries, lifestyle, and learning

Is life as a doctor in Australia really all it’s made up to be? Let’s find out more about salaries, lifestyle and learning for Australia doctors.

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