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.
Doctor's lifestyle in Australia
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.

Doctors in Australian communities
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.

Locum doctors in Australia
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

Specialist Consultant

General practice - indigenous health

  • Casuarina, Northern Territory AU
  • Locum
  • $2,200 per hour
  • 24 Jun 2024 ~ 05 Jul 2024
Looking for a new challenge and an opportunity that’s like no other in Australia?  This major primary health care service covers a huge range of health and community care services. From working with remote Aboriginal communities, to tropical health, to working in a major critical care and traum...

Specialist Consultant

Surgery - orthopaedic

  • Traralgon West, Victoria AU
  • Locum
  • $4,000 per day
  • 18 Jun 2024 ~ 29 Jul 2024
Located in Eastern Victoria, this hospital treats around 130,000 people every year with more than a quarter of them seen by their busy Emergency Department. The Hospital has 289 beds and treatment chairs and is a teaching hospital closely affiliated with Monash University’s School of Rural Healt...

Specialist Consultant

O & G - Obstetrics and gynaecology

  • Launceston, Tasmania AU
  • Locum
  • $4,000 per day
  • NOW ~ 21 Jun 2024
This hospital is part of an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the surrounding community. They are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services. ​ This is a 300-bed public hospital that provides acute care facilities in t...
Sydney Doctor Jobs
Featured Locations

From urban centres to rural communities, we have job opportunities across the diverse country of Australia. However, there are some major metropolises that often catch our doctors' eyes, take a look at some of these key locations and what they have to offer to achieve your career and lifestyle goals.

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