About Us

BluePrint Medical

About Us

BluePrint Medical

About Us

The BluePrint Medical Journey

BluePrint Medical was formed in 2019 with a mission to set a new benchmark in quality and service in medical recruitment.

BluePrint Medical is an expert, dependable recruitment consultancy for medical professionals. The service builds long-term partnerships with both our doctors and nurses, helping strategise their immediate and long-term future.

The BluePrint Medical team is highly trained and handpicked for their exemplary track records. They have the knowledge and dedication to add significant value to doctors, nurses and clients alike. 

If you are considering your next locum or permanent career step, contact our team for a free consultation today

Medical Recruitment Specialists

Alex Ellis

Managing Director

Alex is your dedicated consultant for all matters related to Anaesthetist Jobs in Australia and New Zealand. Alex has over a decade of finding Anaesthetic jobs throughout Australia, has also worked in the UK Recruitment market and has actively placed in every state in Australia.

Alex is the most dominant recruiter in the Anaesthetics space and filled over 1000 jobs per year. He has helped multiple Consultant Anaesthetists, Provisional Fellows and Registrars find both permanent and locum jobs in Australia & New Zealand.

Michael Fernandes

Managing Director

After well over a a decade working within the Australian and New Zealand Medical markets Michael is the go-to person for numerous hospitals and doctors when needing assistance within his specialities.

Whilst his main areas of focus are Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Healthcare Executives, he also has vast experience within Medicine & Paediatrics working with both Specialist and Junior doctors.

Vicki Liu

Finance Manager

With an exceptional academic background and over 16 years of finance and accounting experience, Vicki brings a wealth of expertise to our organisation. Her strategic mindset and proficiency will play a key role in optimising our financial operations, ensuring seamless transactions, and providing valuable insights to better support our healthcare professionals and institutions.

Linda Nherera

Compliance Manager

Linda is here to assist you with all your compliance and logistical needs. She brings a thorough knowledge of the AHPRA registration processes and procedures as well (having worked at AHPRA) and the Medicare provider number process.

She holds credentialing knowledge for both Consultants and Registrars in O&G, ED, & Paediatrics doctors across all states in Australia.

Richard Barnett

Divisional Lead Emergency Medicine

Richard is your dedicated consultant for all Emergency Medicinel jobs throughout Australia and New Zealand. Rich has many years experience within the ED Market and has travelled around the country visiting Hospitals and hosting events.

Rich was invited to present at the Annual ACEM conference at the Hobart 2019 event whereby he presented to a host of well-respected Emergency Medicine Directors and Consultant FACEMs.

Zakki Iqbal

Divisional Lead Medicine

Zakki leads our Medicine division here at BluePrint, bringing with him over a decade of experience within medical recruitment industry, both in the UK and Australia.

He has long standing relationships with a large number of hospitals, enabling him to gain exclusive jobs across all states to provide the best possible outcome, for both doctors and hospitals.

Elim Douglas

Divisional Lead Nursing

Elim has a diverse background in healthcare with a particular focus on People and Culture.
His experience in Rural and Remote Services for the last 5 year is valuable in his new role as Divisional Lead of Nursing.
He has a good understanding of the challenges and constraints faced in these settings. Additionally, his success in targeted recruitment and he has strong skills in identifying and attracting top talent. With his extensive background being on the client side he has key strengths in finding the client premium suitable candidates for the roles with budgetary restraints in mind.

Clodagh Walsh

Recruitment Consultant

Clodagh graduated with a Bachelor of Business Studies, majoring in Human Resource Management from the University of Limerick in 2020.

She had been responsible for the recruitment and administration of anaesthetic and surgical junior doctors and consultants for a Hospital Group in Ireland for almost 3 years. The hospital Group comprised of 6 hospital sites and provides emergency, surgical and medical services on an inpatient and outpatient basis to a region of almost 400,000 people. Clodagh was responsible for the placement of 250 junior doctors on payroll contracts each year and the compliance process of permanent consultants across all specialities. Clodagh is now focused on the Australia & New Zealand market.

Demi Mastro

Recruitment Consultant

Originally coming from a customer service background, she is extremely passionate about speaking with people and being a part of their journey.

Demi is committed to matching the right doctors with the right opportunities, ensuring a positive experience for both parties. We’re thrilled to have her on board and are confident that she will make a great contribution to our team.

Daniel Dawson

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Daniel is a highly experienced Medical Recruitment specialist with a focus on Emergency Medicine. With 7 years of experience under his belt, he has developed a deep understanding of the needs and requirements of both Hospitals and Doctors. He takes great pride in the relationships he builds with his clients and always strives to deliver exceptional service.

Clear communication is key to Daniel’s approach, and he makes himself available to his clients and Doctors whenever they need him. He has built fantastic relationships with Hospitals all over Australia, giving him the ability to provide the best level of service and advice to the Doctors he works with.

When he’s not busy connecting talented doctors with life-changing opportunities, Daniel enjoys spending time with his fiancée, daughter Harlow, and their lively cavoodle, Koby or catching every NRL game he can. With a full and active life both personally and professionally, Daniel is a true asset to the Medical Recruitment industry.

Rachel O’Donovan

Recruitment Consultant

Hailing from Dublin, Ireland – Rachel studied a degree in Business & Management, specializing in Human Resources. Following her studies, Rachel worked as a Human Resource Manager in Ireland, focusing on all aspects of internal recruitment processes. In 2019, Rachel moved to Australia to travel and spent majority of her time (16 months in total) working as a Capsicum farmer in Far North Queensland! Prior to Blueprint Medical, Rachel worked in agency recruitment in Melbourne and then moved into a branch manager role remotely for their Sydney branch working in an array of different sectors from Sales, Marketing and overall Customer Service. In a personal sense, Rachel wanted to be a midwife growing up and because of this, she has always had a keen interest in the Medical industry.

Nichole Wheeler

Principal Consultant

Nichole has recently relocated from London to Sydney. She brings with her a wealth of experience recruiting into the Health and Social Care across the UK specializing in Senior Leadership up to C-suite level for providers delivering Residential and Supported Living services for Adults and Children with Mental Health, Learning and Physical Disabilities

Nichole is committed to finding her Doctors the best opportunities and ensuring the process is as smooth as possible.

Greg Everett

Recruitment Consultant

Greg brings with him over a decade of client service experience and will be focusing on sourcing doctors for locum and permanent positions within the fields of Medicine & Paediatrics.

Recognising the unique needs and aspirations of each individual, Greg adopts a personalized and tailored approach to his recruitment process.

He works closely with candidates, taking the time to understand their specific requirements, and strives to match them with positions that align with their professional goals and personal preferences.

Kathleen Kavanagh

Recruitment Consultant

Hailing all the way from County Galway in Ireland, Kathleen brings with her over 3 years of invaluable experience in both working with Hospital Doctors and Health Social Care Professional Recruitment within the HSE. Her expertise in matching talented healthcare professionals with the perfect roles is truly exceptional.

But there’s more to Kathleen than her impressive professional background. She’s also an avid GAA fanatic, with a special place in her heart for the Galway hurlers.

With her dedication, passion, and extensive knowledge of the medical field, Kathleen is ready to make a significant impact in sourcing exceptional Emergency Medicine doctors for hospitals across Australia. She is committed to ensuring that healthcare providers have access to the best talent, ultimately improving patient care and outcomes.

Jill Somerville

Recruitment Consultant

Originally from Glasgow, Scotland, Jill embarked on her Australian journey in 2019, taking her first steps into the world of recruitment. Following a brief hiatus to complete her regional farmwork, she returned to Sydney, where her career turned amid the pandemic, leading her into healthcare recruitment.

Jill’s professional journey has been a diverse one, including roles in nursing, medical imaging, and dentistry recruitment. Currently, she’s passionately engaged in recruiting general practice doctors for positions across Australia. Her recruitment philosophy centres on the fundamental principles of transparent communication and the cultivation of authentic relationships with both her doctors and clients.

Outside of her professional life, Jill finds joy in exploring the depths of the ocean through scuba diving, a hobby that has taken her to underwater wonders in 12 different countries.

This combination of professional dedication and adventurous spirit reflects Jill’s multifaceted approach to life and work.

Dominic Scruton

Recruitment Consultant

Dominic is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in recruitment and business development. With four years of dedicated experience in healthcare recruitment, specifically within the nursing sector, he has honed his skills in matching qualified nursing professionals with healthcare organisations. Before venturing into healthcare recruitment, Dominic held a prominent role in leading business development for a start-up in the legal sector.

If he’s not busy matching fantastic nurses to fantastic roles, he will likely be found either cooking up a feast in the kitchen, enjoying some music, or experiencing the inevitable rollercoaster of emotions that comes with being a loyal supporter of Leeds United.

Geraldine Morandarte

Finance Officer

Geraldine is excited to bring her financial experience to BluePrint Medical. Originally starting in retail/customer service, she has worked close to a decade in the finance space and holds a Bachelors Business degree, majoring in Accounting. Geraldine is happy to assist you with your financial queries.

Babina Thapa

Finance Officer

Babina is originally from Nepal, she came to Australia to pursue her studies and further her career in Finance. With a bachelor’s accounting degree and experience in customer service within the health and finance sector, she is thrilled to join the BluePrint Medical family and share her numerous skills with the business and clients.

Lucy Megginson

Business & Leadership Consultant

As part of our ongoing investment into our staff we have appointed a Business & Leadership coach, Lucy Megginson

This is yet another key facet of our strategic growth plan and someone we are all immensely looking forward to working with

With an extensive history in both business & psychology, Lucy is highly regarded for her unique approach to guiding & providing services to CEO’s, leaders, individuals & teams to create great success

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