About Doctors Direct

Doctors Direct, which is a part of NHS Professionals, is wholly owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). We are a leading provider of locum services to the NHS and work with partner NHS Trusts across the country.

By working with a variety of NHS Trusts, including acute, mental health and community hospitals, we are regularly recruiting doctors of all grades and specialities to provide care. Whether you’re looking to enhance your skill set, gain more experience, or to explore different specialities, Doctors Direct can offer you the opportunity to work within your chosen area.

In order to work with us, you will need a GMC licence to practise and 6 months experience in an NHS setting within the past 2 years.


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We are 100% committed to

  • Delivering savings to NHS Trusts.
  • Guaranteeing compliance.
  • Controlling costs & expenditure.
  • Improving the quality of patient care.