Registration with Merco
Give your career a boost by joining the award winning Merco team
It's easy to register with Merco for locum or permanent work. Our experts will guide you through the process and stay in touch until you are ready for work. Once registered you’ll have full access to our live locum, contract and perm jobs – you’ll even be able to set up alerts so that the jobs come direct to your phone, tablet or computer.
Register with Merco in just 4 easy steps
Start your registration with Merco by clicking the green Register button at the top of every page – takes only 1 minute
We’ll call you shortly to talk through the work you want and we’ll explain how we work, including the timesheet & payment process
One of our compliance administrators will be assigned to you to process your registration paperwork as quickly as possible
Ready To Go!
Congratulations! You’ve joined hundreds of other like-minded clinicians that trust Merco to keep them working
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do I register?
A. You can click the green button on the top right of this page our you can call us on 0208 947 3077 and we’ll talk you through the registration process
Q. What compliance documents do you need?
A. Like all reputable agencies we follow the NHS Employer Check Standards. The exact documents we’ll ask you for will depend on your profession but will include information regarding your ID, health, work experience, references and professional registration
Q. What will I earn?
A. This depends on your profession. We believe our pay rates are competitive and in line with the market, however, many factors such as location, time of day and even seasonality may influence your pay rate. In any case you will always know your pay rate before you agree to any work
Q. Do I need to complete a timesheet?
A. Yes – most of the work you complete with us will require you to get a timesheet signed by the end of your assignment. You’ll be advised at the booking stage whether or not a timesheet will be required.
Q. When do I get paid?
A. We run a weekly payroll. Remember to send us an invoice if you are not PAYE so that we can process your payment smoothly
Q. How much work is there?
A. Lots! As you will no doubt be aware there is currently high demand for medical and healthcare professionals across all health sectors on a locum and permanent basis. Speak to us to discuss your work choices
Q. I’m only available a few hours per week
A. That’s fine, we can book you for as few or as many shifts as you are able to do
Q. I want a permanent job; can you help?
A. Yes! We’ve got permanent posts available in primary, secondary & private care services for doctors, GPs, nurses and allied health professionals
Q. Is Merco a call centre?
A. No! We work in a much more personal way. Whether you need on-going locum work or are seeking a new permanent post, you’ll only ever deal with 1 account manager.
Q. I’m already with an agency, why should I join Merco?
A. Well, where do we start! We have a great reputation, we’ve been around since 2002 and we’ve got a long list of clients that you could end up working with. The icing on the cake is that we’re a nice bunch of friendly people who care about your career. Have you read our testimonials?