AppLocum, Specialists in Healthcare Recruitment

Take back control. Pick and select from an immense amount of sessions on your terms. Be informed and instantly updated on current positions local to you. Save time with our swift registration process.

Our advanced and easy to use app provides you with the best opportunities, that suit you. Your next session is in your hands.

About AppLocum

Founded in 2015, AppLocum is a rapidly growing tech and recruitment venture designed specifically for the healthcare industry.

A novel tech-led approach to the recruitment process; marrying a team of highly skilled, friendly and approachable recruitment consultants with custom bespoke technology; AppLocum delivers a perfectly suited clinician to a surgery or treatment centre in a fast, effective and hassle-free manner.

We are here to provide a service unlike any other, to both healthcare providers and professionals.

With over 4000 satisfied and empowered frontline NHS staff supplied into over 2500 better staffed Primary Care sites nationwide, AppLocum now aims to embark on an exciting journey to help overcome the staffing problems that are faced by Secondary care and Social care providers.

AppLocum is a dedicated and progressive service that encourages a positive work environment. Inspiring individuality and motivation through weekly motivators, incentives, weekly & quarterly bonuses, social events, charitable fundraisers and much more.

If you are looking for a fulfilling career in a driven and compassionate environment then please apply.

AppLocum is a people business and as such we believe in supporting the community that we are a part of. This will come in many forms; we believe in supporting all of our clinicians as we know that locum work can be quite isolating. AppLocum also take part in many charities and events, read on to find out more.

How It Works

Create Your Profile

Sign up to the AppLocum client portal by following our simple instructions and guide. Fill in your profile in a matter of minutes with details that will help you find the perfect candidate for your vacancies.

Managing your profile has never been easier, from here you will be able to track all of your relevant details such as:

  • Banking
  • Individual branch details
  • Federation details
  • Feedback from clinicians

Locums at Your Fingertips

With full access to the AppLocum portal, you can search, rate and shortlist your favourite locums for future vacancies with ease. Choose from the locums you like hassle free and check their availability. It has never been so simple to book your preferred locum.

  • Rate your locums to show your most favourable
  • Search and save your preferred locums for a quick request
  • Choose a locum you know and trust

Transparent Billing

AppLocum provides a transparent billing system to allow all clients to see exactly what they are spending and where. Billing less than the standard agency rate; AppLocum aims to pass on all of the savings made by our efficient system back to the NHS.

  • Save money on admin fees
  • Completely transparent billing system
  • Efficient invoicing procedure

Easy Registration

With AppLocum, registering with an agency has never been so easy. All you need to do is complete your profile; upload, scan or take pictures of your compliance documents for approval and await verification.

  • Easy sign up
  • Convenient compliance process
  • Speedy verification procedure

Find Your Ideal Job

Search for your ideal job role with total simplicity. With AppLocum you can use our smart search filter to only be shown vacancies that are perfect for you. You will also be able to favourite jobs to apply for later and review practices from other peers and clinicians’ feedback. It has never been so convenient to search and find a locum or salaried vacancy.

  • Smart search filter vacancies
  • Favourite jobs and apply later
  • Review practices based on peer reviews

Get Paid and Redeem Your Rewards

Never miss a payday with AppLocum’s payment set up. Just provide your details and get paid within one week of your shift being completed.

Working shifts for AppLocum also gives you AppLoyalty; for every hour you work you come one step closer to cash bonus rewards and much more.

For certain clinicians we have a Golden Hello incentive upon completion of your first ever shift.

  • Payments within one week of work
  • Golden Hello cash bonus
  • AppLoyalty reward scheme

Over850Active Clients

More than25,000Active Jobs

Over375Vacancies filled per week

Over750Active Locums

Our Vacancies

No matter what your situation or preferred job, AppLocum is here to help, support and guide you on your journey to your new role. With a range of vacancies from short term and adhoc to full time and permanent positions across the UK. Start your next adventure to a new job with AppLocum.

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Latest Blog


AppLocum Tips to Help GP Burnout

Almost 1,000 GPs self-referred themselves to the GP Health Service for experiencing stress and burnout.


Go to Guide for a Locum Home Visit

Home visits are part and parcel of being a locum; whether it is GP or nurse certain locum shifts require a locum home visit. This is your guide for locum home visits.


Locum GP’s at Work – Minimising Risk & Being Safe

Locum GP’s are constantly working in unfamiliar surroundings due to being a locum, make sure you are safe with our guide to minimising risk.


Why Choose Locum Work

It can be quite daunting for a General Practitioner to make the leap from a permanent role to locum work, this does not have to be the case.


The 2018 Autumn Budget Tand How it Affects General Practice

The autumn budget has been announced and obviously NHS spending was in the spotlight. In this AppLocum article we will touch upon the budget and how it will affect general practice.


Priorities are clear for GP’s as GP partnerships decrease

There has been an independent government review of the partnerships model for GP practices with an alarming conclusion.


GP and Nurse Consultation – Dealing with Angry Patients

In a GP and Nurse Consultation you will most likely come across angry patients. Enraged patients can cause a plethora of issues for all parties concerned. Worry no longer.


How to Stay Cool – UK Heatwave 2018

It has been reported that the current heatwave we have been experiencing across the UK could now be the norm for all future summers.


Locum GP Consultation – Managing Your Time Effectively

This article is here to help all GP’s control the time their consultations take. We will touch upon effective time management and much more.