Locum Job Facts
An estimated 1/3 of locum tenens physicians have permanent positions, using their off-hours or vacations to do locum assignments.
With psychiatrists in short supply and high demand many mental health facilities are hiring locum tenens for part-time or temporary psychiatry jobs. Often times these psychiatry jobs are at government facilities, but many private employers also seek adult and pediatric psychiatrists to fill part-time roles.
There are a variety of reasons to work as a locum tenens. Some doctors value the autonomy that locum psychiatry jobs provide. Some psychiatrists are otherwise fully employed but seek a second source of income. Still others seek travel opportunities or use locum psychiatry jobs as a bridge to a permanent position.
Whatever your career goal, Locum Leaders can help you find psychiatry jobs that are the right fit for your unique requirements.
Psychiatry locum tenens jobs are readily available nationwide through recruiting agencies, like Locum Leaders. But recruiting firms offer varied levels of benefits that are important to evaluate. If you use an agency to assist you in finding psychiatry locum tenens jobs ask the following:
As a specialty recruiting firm and a leader in psychiatry locum tenens jobs, we offer highly personalized service. In addition, our website several web-based tools to assist you in your search: