Healthcare Recruitment Specialists

As a leading healthcare staffing provider, we place doctors, psychiatrists, nurses, AHP/HSS staff to the NHS and private sector across the UK.

Looking for a temporary role, shift work or a locum job? Search our latest jobs for AHP/HSS, doctors, nurses and psychiatrists across the NHS and private sector.

We’re experts in permanent healthcare recruitment, search our permanent jobs for AHP/HSS, doctors, nurses and psychiatrists across the NHS and private sector.

Will lifting immigration limits on NHS medics resolve staff shortages?

Will lifting immigration limits on NHS medics resolve staff shortages?

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Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, recently pledged for free movement of doctors and nurses from across the world to the UK and to lift immigration limits. Our permanent recruitment expert, Drew Eaton, has been working in healthcare recruitment for four years, spending two years of this time focused on supporting overseas doctors. Having helped numerous doctors […]

More doctors choose Athona as their designated body

More doctors choose Athona as their designated body

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We’re proud to announce we have received fantastic results the latest Medical Revalidation Annual Organisational Audit (AOA) Comparator Report from NHS England. Our results are consistently ahead of our competitors, and this year is no different with our performance exceeding our own previous results. Between 1st March 2018 and 31st March 2019, 98.6% of Athona’s […]

Nursing Training Day

Nursing Training Day

  • September 7 @ 09:00
Nursing Training Day

Nursing Training Day

  • September 21 @ 09:00
  • “I’ve been working with Athona since 2015 and have always found them very helpful. Whether it’s finding a new job, issues with IR35 or queries on an upcoming appraisal – staff at Athona are professional and positive.”

    — Mental Health Consultant

  • “My recruitment consultant has been so supportive, kind, caring and amazing through my journey to finding my dream job. It’s been a pleasure to work with them.”

    — Occupational Therapist

  • “My recruitment consultant is undeniably an asset to Athona. He’ll always endeavour to do his utmost for his doctors, is a man of his word and always arranges excellent shifts. I look forward to many more years working with Athona.”

    — General Surgery FY2

  • “A wonderful team to work with who have great communication. I can always count on them to get me shifts for when I’m available.”

    — Registered General Nurse

  • “I would like to thank your International & Permanent team for the tremendous support they have given us. I can honestly say the calibre of candidates they send to us for our vacancies, has been exceptional.”

    — Medical Workforce Advisor