Top 10 most requested specialties for locum doctors in April 2014

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Doctors, you are in high demand this month and every month – WHY?

With a shortage of doctors at the moment your services in the locum world are in high demand. NHS trusts all over the country are currently scrambling to fill placements with high calibre doctors across a variety of specialties and grades. If you want to be one of the quality doctors called upon for locum posts, we can help you find work as a locum doctor. Here at Total Assist, we can point you in the right direction, finding you satisfying, fulfilling posts no matter what area of medicine you work in.

Why not check out our list of top ten jobs this month to see if you can join the surge of new locum doctors currently registering with Total Assist?

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Specialty Grade Hours Requested
1) Accident and Emergency SpR 47,817
2) General Medicine SpR 45,977
3) General Medicine SHO 39,382
4) Accident and Emergency SHO 31,127
5) General Medicine Consultant 29,017
6) Paediatrics SpR 24,062
7) Paediatrics SHO 17,702
8) Trauma and Orthopaedics SHO 17,600
9) General Surgical SHO 17,490
10) Obstetrics and Gynaecology SpR 15,405



The benefits of being a locum doctor are HUGE – including the prospect of escalated rates due to high demand this month and to gain experience in different trusts across the UK and abroad – so why not register with us today to see what you can gain by taking up locum work.


By Jason Sergeant – Sales Manager at Total Assist

Jason has over 10 years of experience within the healthcare sector and more specifically with locum doctors  and hospitals nationwide.