Doctor jobs in Australia

Experience new challenges and job flexibility in Australia

Thinking of working as a doctor in Australia? We offer a wide range of locum and permanent positions in every corner of this diverse country, from bustling city centres to rural and remote areas. Our team is dedicated to providing you the support you need to secure the best roles and with our extensive network doctor jobs and in-depth knowledge of the industry, we can help you find your dream job in Australia.

We have locum and permanent roles all over Australia

Australia is often voted as one of the top five countries to live in the world and it's not hard to see why! Immerse yourself in a land brimming with extraordinary experiences, awe-inspiring natural beauty, dynamic cities, and excellent working conditions; take a closer look at these diverse regions below.

Keep work and life in balance.
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Experience a land of opportunity.

Find a job that inspires you. Work as a locum in Australia and choose from a vast number of roles across different specialties. Live in a different state or enjoy a slower pace of life in a smaller town. Broaden your experience and knowledge while increasing your networks.

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Make more, give more.

Grow your wealth through locuming. Work in different roles to maximise your income, or boost your savings for retirement. You could also help make a difference. Give back by working in communities in need of your skills and expertise.

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Work how you want.

Make the rules. Determine how and when you want to work, and we can help find a role that suits. Have flexibility to enjoy life beyond work. Be with your family, follow your passions; travel. Make life interesting.

Hot job opportunities

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General practice - correctional / judicial health

  • Deloraine, Tasmania AU
  • Locum
  • $425 per hour
  • 02 Oct 2023 ~ 07 Jan 2024
Nestled amidst the picturesque landscapes of Australia, the medical facility in question is a renowned institution that provides comprehensive healthcare services. This facility is part of the Ashley Youth Detention Centre, a secure environment for young people who are remanded or sentenced by th...

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  • St Leonards, New South Wales AU
  • Locum
  • $3,800 per day
  • NOW ~ 31 Dec 2023
This service currently operates over 140 imaging centres in Australia, performing more than 2.2 million examinations annually.  Helping many Australians on their journey to a healthier life, the dedicated doctors, technical, nursing and administrative healthcare professionals work to achieve heal...

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  • Wagga Wagga, New South Wales AU
  • Locum
  • $3,700 per day
  • NOW ~ 10 Nov 2023
Take a step back and smell the flowers at stunning botanic gardens in this history-rich inland farming area, south of Sydney. This is an acute regional hospital that has a range of services that will allow you to experience different specialties. Their services include a 24 hour emergency depar...

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