Healthcare Locums

Easy options for healthcare locums

We have helped thousands of healthcare locums understand the pay rates and insurance options available to them. Call us to find out your options.

Contracting in the Medical Sector: Healthcare Locums

Rapid support and information for rapid returns

Healthcare locums value the flexibility and variety of work that they do – but that doesn’t mean that locum doctors or locum social workers need flexibility and variety when it comes to getting paid. ContractingWISE knows how difficult it can be for locums to receive their pay cheques on time and in full – not to mention the challenges of being self-employed.


We can help healthcare locums deal with the business side of being a ‘medical contractor’, so that you can focus on patients and clients.


We’ll give you answers to questions like:

  • Which agency should I use?
    Recruitment agencies drive the market for locums with the NHS, local authorities and private healthcare. We can help you decide on the sort of work you want to do, and where to find it.
  • Am I getting the best rate?
    Negotiating a better rate can seem impossible at times. ContractingWISE can help you find ways of improving your take home pay
  • What can I do if I don’t get paid on time?
    Dealing with disputes is never easy but we can help you find the right services to help recoup what you’re owed.
  • What sort of insurance do I need?
    Whether you’re looking for medical indemnity insurance, medical malpractice insurance or public liability insurance, we can give you unbiased support on the best types of policy and which brokers to use.


With our years of experience helping locums manage their business affairs, ContractingWISE can shoulder some of your burden and let you focus on your professional work life.

Why use

A voice of experience

We have access to the freshest industry insight on current contracting issues and solutions. Contractors can save time on research and decision making as we deliver options tailored to individual needs.

An information hub for contractors

We are an established knowledge base for contractors and we work with the best-in-class suppliers. Through our experience and knowledge of the contracting market, we only suggest relevant products and services for your needs.

Partners you can trust

Past performance doesn’t always guarantee future success. At ContractingWISE, we suggest products and services from top performing contracting service suppliers. Additionally, all of our partners are subject to due diligence checks.

Services you won’t find elsewhere

We select partner companies such as tax consultants, insurance companies and mortgage brokers, some of whom can’t be found on the open market. Our wide choice of service providers is unmatched.

Free help guides 

Get in the know with regularly published articles and help guides on the website. Any questions you have should be directed to our open and approachable team. We ensure that our services are in-line with the most up to date information on contracting.

Honest and principled

Solutions delivered by our approachable team are not driven by making a sale. They are entrusted to act with integrity and honesty, which are the core values of ContractingWISE.

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At ContractingWISE, we’ll ensure that you have genuine, objective and accountable information so that you can explore the options and make a wise choice.