Temporary/Locum Recruitment Specialists

As a leading healthcare staffing provider, we place locum doctors and psychiatrists, agency shift nurses and temporary AHP/HSS staff of all grades and bands into the NHS and private sector across the UK.

Find temporary AHP/HSS within the NHS & private sector.

Locum medical jobs available within the NHS & private sector.

Search agency nursing jobs within the NHS & private sector.

View locum psychiatry jobs within the NHS & private sector.

Relocating to the UK as a Permanent Psychiatry Doctor

Relocating to the UK as a Permanent Psychiatry Doctor

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Did you know that here at Athona we also specialise in permanent recruitment? Whilst we started back in 2003 as a locum agency, we soon started to support the same clients fill their permanent roles – with our mental health team being one of the best within their industry. Not only do they support UK [...]
Athona Clinical Services awarded onto new flexible framework to support insourcing solutions

Athona Clinical Services awarded onto new flexible framework to support insourcing solutions

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As the most recent RTT data is published, we’re thrilled to announce Athona’s insourcing arm, Athona Clinical Services, has been awarded onto the new national flexible framework for the provision of On-site Surgical and Medical Capacity Solutions (‘insourcing’). The Countess of Chester Hospitals Commercial Procurement Services have launched another National Flexible Framework for the provision […]

  • “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