Healthcare Recruitment Specialists

As a leading healthcare recruitment agency, we place doctors, psychiatrists, nurses and 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.

Why you should become a locum surgeon

Why you should become a locum surgeon

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Are you looking for a new direction in 2022? Something that is flexible and works around your lifestyle? Locum work allows you to travel, explore different Trusts and work with diverse groups of people – all whilst setting your own schedule and working around other commitments. Think working as a locum surgeon could be for […]

Turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday

Turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday

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Whilst January can be seen as a fresh start and the time to set New Year resolutions for many, it can also be a long and difficult month for others. So it is no surprise that Blue Monday (coined by a UK travel company back in 2005) falls in January. Usually the third Monday, Blue […]

  • “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