Why work in Aberdeen?


So why choose to work in Aberdeen? If you’re looking for a move but pondering over the prospect in finding a new job in Healthcare – Career Locum Group may have the answer!

Aberdeen, also known as the ‘Granite City’, is located in North East Scotland and offers a unique blend of natural beauty, economic opportunities and cultural richness that makes it an attractive destination for individuals considering a move. It’s also a city that has numerous opportunities in the healthcare industry, especially for agency nurses and healthcare assistants. If you’re considering a career in the healthcare industry in Aberdeen, here are some of the benefits that you can look forward to;


Agency work in general offers flexibility like no other. Whether you’re looking for full-time, part-time or temporary positions, agency work allows you to do this by choosing shifts that suit your schedule. This level of flexibility is very beneficial for those that may have tight commitments or ever changing circumstances.

Work – Life Balance

Aberdeen’s beautiful surroundings and cultural attractions provide a fantastic backdrop for achieving a work-life balance. As an agency nurse or health care assistant, you can enjoy your downtime exploring the city, its coastline and the stunning Scottish countryside.

Competitive Pay Rates

Aberdeen recognizes the importance of healthcare professionals and agencies often offer competitive pay rates. For agency nurses and healthcare assistants, this can result in more financial stability compared to traditional, full time roles.

Family Friendly

Offering a high standard of living with excellent healthcare, education, public services and low crime rates, Aberdeen is a safe place to live and raise a family. It is also the home of prestigious universities, including the University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University. These institutions offer world-class education and research opportunities.

Supportive Community

Lastly, Aberdeen is known for its friendly and welcoming residents. The sense of community is strong, making it easier to build social connections and feel at home. Therefore, agency nurses and healthcare assistants often find themselves welcomed into these close-knit teams, making the transition into agency roles a seamless and enjoyable experience.

All about us – Aberdeen

Career Locum Group have endeavoured to create a base in Aberdeen to support both their staff and clients further. Based in the heart of the city-centre, the CLG office is accessible to all, allowing candidates to pop-in whenever they fancy a fly-cup and a chinwag!

We’re actively seeking experienced Registered Nurses and Healthcare Assistants looking for a career change – for more information, please get in touch on 01224 984605

Career Locum Group

Office 071

Spaces, 1st Floor

1 Marischal Square

Broad Street


AB10 1BL