There is information relevant to engaging a locum in the Members Library - Members log in, then go to the Library alphabetic index and scroll down to the document titles listed below:
Locum agreement - a draft agreement for a locum GP who is self-employed
Locum protocol - a summary if items to check before engaging a locum
Locum timesheet - to records hours worked
Should a locum be considered as employed or self-employed?
There is information on employed/self-employed status in the Members section - Members log in, then go to 'Employed or self-employed?'
BMA guidance on negotiation fees
Link won't open?
If you are not a Member, go to benefits of membership and how to subscribe for information.