Locum opportunities available

Doctors Direct are part of NHS Professionals and owned by the Department of Health and Social Care, which means that we are part of the NHS family and sets us apart from locum agencies. Saving money and providing only the highest quality locum cover to our partner Trusts is at the very heart of what we do.

We are looking for a doctor ready to work at a Trust dedicated to working together for better mental health. Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provide mental health and learning disability services across West Norfolk, Central Norfolk, West Suffolk, East Suffolk and Great Yarmouth & Waveney. Their aim is to provide service users the support thy need in an environment familiar to them. 

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust are committed to research and innovation and their team of staff are dedicated to providing safe, effective and trusted services. Focussing on prevention, early intervention and promoting recovery. Their services include, acute, assessment, community, inpatient, learning disabilities, secure and forensic and wellbeing. With plans to further improve safety and quality for patients underway this is an exciting time to become part of this team. 


Doctors Direct recruit to the highest of NHS standards and all applicants for this role should meet pre-screening requirements before applying.

  • Full GMC licence to practice
  • Minimum of 6 months experience in and NHS Trust within the last 2 years


Why Choose Doctors Direct?

Doctors Direct are part of the NHS and do not charge our partner Trusts the expensive fees associated with private locum agencies. That means every shift worked by one of our members helps save money for the Trust and the wider NHS. These vital saving can then be reinvested into what matters most, patient care and safety.

Not only do members of Doctors Direct help save money for the NHS, they receive fantastic benefits including;

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Paid annual leave
  • A dedicated account manager
  • Flexibility of work, with shifts that suit you
  • Access to CPD webinars
  • Book and review shifts online


Want to know more?

We have exciting career opportunities available for doctors across many grades and specialties. Once registered, you will be able to view and work in your chosen specialty and grade at any of our partner Trusts across England. If you would like to discuss career opportunities further, call us on 03330 143 652 or email doctors@nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk where our dedicated team can help you find your next opportunity.