About Us

BluePrint Medical

About Us

BluePrint Medical

About Us

The BluePrint Medical Journey

BluePrint Medical was formed in April 2019 by Oliver Hastie, Alex Ellis and Michael Fernandes, three leading Australian medical recruiters. Their mission, to set a new benchmark in quality and service in medical recruitment.

BluePrint Medical is an expert, dependable recruitment consultancy for doctors. The service builds long-term partnerships with our doctors, 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 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


Alex is your dedicated consultant for all matters related to Anaesthetist Jobs in Australia and New Zealand. Alex has over 8 years 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.

Oliver Hastie


Oliver leads our psychiatry recruitment team and is your contact for all Australian specialist roles.

Having set up the first specialist psychiatry recruitment agency in the UK in 2008, Oliver moved to Australia in late 2011. He works across all states and territories of Australia finding psychiatrists locum and permanent appointments in a range of subspecialties from general adult, old age, child and youth through to forensic, substance use and perinatal psychiatry.

Michael Fernandes


After close to 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.

Karen Lilley

Divisional Lead Medicine

Karen has over 12 years’ experience as a Recruiter in both the UK & Australia. Starting her career focused on Education, she then transitioned into Healthcare and Medical. She now leads the Medicine division for BluePrint Medical, covering all General and Sub-specialities of Medicine, across all states in Australia. She recruits Medicine Consultants, Medicine Registrars and also is able to help with sub-specialty medicine roles.

Zoe Nassis

Recruitment Consultant Psychiatry

Zoe initially found her footing in the health industry with community services and now looks after the Psychiatry Registrar desk here at BluePrint Medical. After a long road in both the private and public sectors, Zoe decided to pursue a career that would be challenging and exciting and jump into the recruitment world, which is clearly a great fit!

Zoe is a now leading recruiter in psychiatry, specialising in locum and permanent registrar, SMP and RMO placements. She has in-depth knowledge of roles across all states and territories of Australia and New Zealand.

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.

Lorna Wang

Recruitment Consultant – Women & Children’s Health

Lorna has worked in the Australian medical recruitment industry for several years and coordinated over 2500 placements and counting.

Through this high volume of placements, Lorna has honed her skills to ensure each assignment is as smooth as possible for both the hospital and doctor, no matter how last minute!

For Lorna, a high service level is the priority. She supports each party throughout the process and ensures everyone is kept up to date.

Ross Jenkins

Recruitment Consultant

Ross’ recruitment career began in London in 2014 and started recruiting Junior (SHO/SPR) General Medical doctors across roles within the NHS. Since relocating to Australia he has helped Medical Specialists find roles in both locum and permanent capacities across rural and remote Australia. With over 7 years of experience in Medical Recruitment he has an abundance of knowledge within the medical industry across various Specialties.

Whatever your situation may be, whether you’re a full time locum or seeking ad-hoc locum positions only, he will focus his time on understanding your needs/requirements and ensuring the most suitable roles are brought to you.

Jessica Chan

Para Consultant – Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Jess comes from a Psychology and Business background and has worked in Behaviour Therapy and Education which cemented her communication skills, empathy, inquisitive nature and love for learning new things.

She adopts an enthusiastic, proactive and solution-focused approach and is keen to ensure her candidates are given the highest quality of service.

Her attitude and approach to both work and life are the same: make the most of what you have and always strive to add value to yourself and those around you. Fitness, family and personal development are key priorities in her life.

Linda Nherera

Compliance Consultant

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.

Rawnak Tasmia

Compliance Consultant

Rawnak has a broad knowledge in the medical recruitment industry, most specifically working in doctors’ compliance. She is currently working as a para consultant supporting psychiatry registrars and consultants, general medicine specialists and juniors plus anaesthetists.

Her prior role included working across multiple specialties and in high volume doctor placements which enhanced her breadth of knowledge. With BluePrint Medical, Rawnak provides a personalised service to each candidate. From compliance, travel to co-ordinating inductions, you can rely on Rawnak to listen, understand your needs and organise everything in time for your first day.

Reyna Sidon

Finance Officer

Reyna has over 10 years’ experience in the Medical recruitment industry, working within the finance and recruitment teams covering Psychiatry and Emergency Medicine. Starting her career as a finance guru she eventually moved into a Compliance and then a Consultant Role therefore understanding the full recruitment cycle.

She is passionate about providing exceptional quality service as well as being committed to delivering the best results for both her clients and candidates.

Julie Pei

Junior Consultant

Julie is a Registered Nurse with 6 years’ experience working in the United Kingdom and Australia. She specialised in Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplant in the UK and has worked locum in both the UK and Australia.

Transitioning into a corporate role as a Junior Consultant, she has insider knowledge of how the industry works firsthand and is able to support and have a great understand of the needs and requirements of doctors and hospitals.

Julie is a proactive and efficient person, who prides herself on her friendly and enthusiastic nature to provide a personalised and high-quality service for her doctors.

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