Free to register, start using right away! This is a nationwide website allowing GP Locums / Sessional GP's to publish their availability to locum online, helping GP surgeries to find cost effective locums fast.

The website will also help you to stay in touch with locums both in your own area and nationally. is not a locum agency - it is simply a website enabling communication between GP surgeries and GP locums. A cost effective and convienient way for both locums and surgeries to communicate

Registered Locums

Locums will need to request a password via email before being able to log in to the new site. If you have any problem please email

For any urgent matters call or sms 07453 294 551 or email

GP Surgeries / Practice Managers

GP surgeries register FREE to use

You will get instant accesss when you register, click on the [Practice Login | Sign Up] link. Select Sign Up, complete the form and you will be registered and able to view locum availability. It is important to provide an email address to retrieve lost passwords.

GP Surgeries can sign up for multiple accounts. (Different users within the surgery) - Please note usernames are unique so if you are unable to sign up with a username try a alternative username.
Once logged in the first thing you need to do is set your County - you will be directed to this page.
A great new feature is the ability to see who is online, and you can send that person an instant message by clicking on their name.

Text messaging is by far the quickest, most time and cost effective method to communicate. now incorporates SMS in it's availability calendar. When you click on a sessional GP's info page you will be presented with a text area to send instant messages to the locum's mobile phone.

Click the SMS link in at the top of the page to see the status of your messages and manage your SMS account.
The cost to your practice is 17p per message. There is no need to pay in advance, you will receive and invoice via email. Payment can be made by cheque or Debit or Credit Card using a secure server.

The SMS link gives you access to all the messages you have sent, including delivery status. The payment history link on this page shows an up to date account balance.

Click here to read full Terms and Conditions of GPlocumDirect.

If you have any questions please contact me on 07453 294 551.


Jan du Plessis

Job Alert

Cornwall Healtth for Homeless is seeking holistic, empathic GPs who are looking both for sessional work and to add new skills to their portfolio. We are a small team and you will be well supported. The service runs regular drop-in clinics in Truro, Camborne and Penzance that are open to people who are either street homeless or in temporary accommodation. Clinics run 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm (Occasional Telephone On-Call duties run from 8.30-1pm and 1pm-5pm).  Remuneration is at the standard CFT rate of £70/hr.

If you are interested in finding out more, or even sitting in on one of our clinics, then please contact Thalia Pearce in the Cornwall Health for Homeless Office on 01872 273617, or via e-mail at