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Vacancy – GP, Whangamata, New Zealand (Salaried)

Kayaking at the Coromandel Peninsula (Photo by Adam Bryce)

Kayaking at the Coromandel Peninsula (Photo by Adam Bryce)

We are seeking a permanent or long term GP for a centrally located, privately owned medical practice in a popular holiday location – the Coromandel.

  • Attractive salary package
  • Assistance may be provided to cover relocation costs, short term car hire and subsidised accommodation
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Four days per week with on-call of 1:3
  • Extended hours during summer holiday peak times
  • Working alongside three other General Practitioners, practice nurses, administration and frontline staff
  • The practice holds a PRIME contract and runs two acute clinics daily from noon to 5.00pm for urgent cases
  • The surf town of Whangamata, located in the stunning Coromandel region, is lively in summer and lovely the rest of the year
  • It has a population of 4, 000, swelling dramatically to 60,000+ during the holiday periods

Move here for the best weather in the country, with temperatures ranging from mid to high 20’s in the summer and, on average, 5 to 16 °C in the middle of the winter months. This region is famous for its unique combination of beaches and forests. The spectacular ocean beach provides some of the best surfing breaks and yet the safest swimming in New Zealand. Sea conditions to suit all are available along its four kilometre length or in the safe harbours that lie to the north and south. There are several pre-school facilities including a kindergarten. An area school available within the town which caters for pupils aged 5 to 18. Two golf courses, one 9-hole and an 18-hole course, are also available within the town.

See more of the stunning Coromandel here and Whangamata here.

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Jacinta Sanders, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only government funded GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Opotiki, New Zealand (Salaried)

Bay of Plenty

Bay of Plenty

Seeking a long term or permanent General Practitioner who has a passion for providing high quality of care to a mainly low income patient base.  The centre has approximately 2500 enrolled patients and with the addition of a new GP they would like to allow more local residents to register.  You must be team focussed with strong family values, experience in rural general practice is a bonus.  A competitive remuneration package is on offer.

  • You will be working eight to ten sessions per week.
  • On-call is one night in every three weeks and one weekend in nine.
  • GPs see an average of 25-35 patients seen per day.
  • The clinic’s opening hours are 8.30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
  • The practice has two consulting rooms and also provision for minor accident and medical acute care.
  • The base hospital is in Whakatane, about 45km away, and provides a good range of core health services.

Opotiki is a small, family focussed community, situated in the beautiful Eastern Bay of Plenty.  It is a growing holiday area conveniently located – only a 30 minute drive to Whakatane and Ohope, one of New Zealand’s favourite beaches.  There are around 9000 people living in the district, and around half of these reside in the town.  The climate is among the best in New Zealand, sheltered from the cold southerlies and the yearly hours of sunshine rate high in the tables.

Click here for a scenic video taking you around the region.

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Lucy Tregidga, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Alexandra, New Zealand (Salaried)

Clutha River running through Alexandra

Clutha River running through Alexandra

This is a friendly practice located in the centre of Alexandra in a modern building. The clinic has a cheerful and relaxed atmosphere and comfortable environment and is staffed by three General Practitioners, four Practice Nurses, a Practice Manager, and two Receptionists.

  • Are you a GP couple who want to job share, or a GP who would like to work between six to ten sessions per week?
  • Join a friendly and relaxed working environment
  • With a focus on work-life balance the practice is flexible about your working hours
  • The practice is open from 8.30am to 5.00pm weekdays
  • The local hospital is Dunstan Hospital in Clyde, about seven kilometres (ten minutes) from the practice
  • An attractive salary package is on offer, with payment of professional fees

Alexandra is a thriving service centre, with a population of over 5000, catering to the needs of a prosperous orchard and sheep farming district.  There are two pre-schools, three primary schools and one high school in the area. Alexandra has a growing population, with a younger demographic developing who enjoy the recreational lifestyle of the region. It is an affordable area to live and invest in property. The spectacular scenery of the riverside location and the proximity to the lakes and ski fields of the Southern Alps make Alexandra the ideal place to call home.

Click here to see a video of nearby Queenstown (only a 1hr 15min drive away).

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Thomas Gay, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Kaikoura, New Zealand (Salaried)

Are you available for a minimum commitment of one year? Work eight sessions per week seeing an average of 22 patients per day. Minor surgery may be required. On-call requirements are 1:4 and help is provided from the local hospital.  This role would suite a team player who enjoys a variety of work.

Kaikoura Bay, New Zealand, GP Job

Kaikoura Bay

  • Practice overlooking Pacific Ocean
  • Competitive salary
  • Assistance with relocation and professional costs
  • Collegial team environment
  • Work alongside three fellow GPs, practice manager,
    five practice nurses, two district nurses, two midwives,
    five admin staff
  • Over 3,600 enrolled patients
  • Located in the same building as Kaikoura Rural Hospital
  • A visiting specialist provides x-ray services and the practice also has laboratory facilities
  • Kaikoura has a district population of 4,000
  • All amenities catered for including a range of schools, shops, leisure centres and cultural clubs

 

Kaikoura is situated on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, and is overlooked by impressive mountains and surrounded by breathtakingly beautiful beaches. It is this unique combination of ocean and mountain the offers a host of activities from whale watching and swimming with dolphins – to cave tours, bird watching and horse trekking.

Click here for a scenic video of Kaikoura!

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Ellen McAllister, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Amberley, New Zealand (Salaried)

Amberley is a relaxed rural town serving local farmers and the region’s emergent wine industry.  We are looking for a female GP who would ideally like to work six sessions (three days) a week. It would be preferable if you have a holistic outlook. The practice holds a PRIME (Primary Response in Medical Emergency) contract, so an interest and/or experience in emergency medicine is preferable.

Canterbury, New Zealand

Canterbury, New Zealand

  • A great remuneration package is offered including registration and indemnity insurance and some assistance with relocation costs
  • Continuation of education and development of skills is encouraged
  • The practice operates with four GPs who in turn are supported by three practice nurses and a practice manager
  • Practice hours are 8.30am to 5.30pm (1 hour lunch closure), with one late night to 7.00pm
  • 20 – 30 patients are seen each day by each GP in 15 minute appointments
  • Be surrounded by picturesque landscapes and nearby sea views
  • Overflowing with activities from cafés and crafts to fishing and skiing
  • Ideal for families with three local primary schools and the high school is only 25 minutes away in Rangiora
  • With the winter ski fields of The Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone, Cardrona and Waiorau Snow Farm all within comfortable driving distances, this is a stunning place to be based
  • Click here to see a video showing the beautiful surrounding countryside

Christchurch is just a 45 minute drive away and offers all the services expected of a major city and tourist destination, including an international airport, tertiary hospital, and university facilities.

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Ellen McAllister, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

 

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

 

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Vacancy – GP, Cromwell, New Zealand (Salaried)

View across Lake Dunstan

View across Lake Dunstan

This practice is seeking a General Practitioner with a wide spectrum of rural GP skills, especially with experience in emergencies or urgent care. You must be able to show leadership when required but also to work as part of an integrated team.

  • A competitive remuneration package is on offer
  • Seven to eight sessions per week which includes one evening clinic per week that runs until 8.00pm, and 1:2 Saturday clinics between 10.00am and 1.00pm
  • Situated in a new purpose built facility with an excellent level of equipment
  • The centre prides itself with friendly staff
  • Located in the Central Otago region Cromwell lies on the shores of Lake Dunstan
  • The climate is dry and marked by hot summers and crisp, cold winters
  • Perfect location for the cultivation of grapes and cherries and subsequently the area is becoming world famous for its stylish pinot noir wines
  • Click here for a scenic video of nearby Wanaka

With the winter ski fields of The Remarkables, Coronet Peak, Treble Cone, Cardrona and Waiorau Snow Farm all within comfortable driving distances, this is a stunning place to be based.

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Thomas Gay, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation. www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Matamata, New Zealand (Salaried)

We are seeking a bright, enthusiastic locum initially for a minimum of six months with the opportunity to become a partner further down the track. Due to rapid growth of the patient register and on call capacity, the need has become paramount to employ another GP to assist with easing the workload.

Hobbiton, Matamata

Hobbiton, Matamata

  • April 2015 start date
  • Practice of seven long-term GPs and a stable solid staff team
  • Based in a hospital complex containing a pharmacy, Pathlab and Medex radiology with a private physio practice nearby
  • Excellent remuneration package
  • Relocation costs negotiable and initial subsidised accommodation assistance
  • Working ideally nine sessions a week, with one week night on call and 1:6 weekends
  • The practice provides external services to the local rest homes and other clinics
  • Idyllic family rural town
  • The town has two major supermarkets, all major banks, various sport and cultural clubs
  • A full spectrum of schooling facilities caters for kindergarten right through to tertiary education
  • See more here of this beautiful region

Surrounding the town are the lush farmlands famous for dairy farming and thoroughbred horses. It is in these rolling hills that the Hobbit and The Shire came to life. If you are looking for a bit of city life, Auckland is a two hour drive away.

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Jacinta Sanders, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

 

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com

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Vacancy – GP, Coromandel, New Zealand (Salaried)

Cathedral Cove, Coromandel

Cathedral Cove, Coromandel

We are seeking a permanent, part-time general practitioner to join this small Coromandel community. The practice has around 700 registered patients, a mix of Māori and Pākehā, from both low and high socio-economic demographics. The ideal working hours would be one session per day, five days per week.  However, the practice is very open to other options, such as three days on, two days off.

  • Warm and welcoming rural town
  • Located in the beautiful Coromandel
  • ‘Whanau centric’ or ‘all-encompassing’ approach to health care
  • Owned by Te Korowai Hauora o Hauraki, who deliver a comprehensive range of health and wellbeing services in the Hauraki, Thames, Coromandel regions
  • Very well set up practice with a dedicated team of nurses and admin staff, and kind patients
  • Surrounded by pristine beaches and native forests, the Coromandel is hard to beat
  • The climate is warm and temperate
  • Home of many artists and craftspeople
  • Auckland is only 2.5 hours’ drive away
  • Take a look at this video to see the clear blue sea and stunning landscape

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Sarah Maguire, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation. www.nzlocums.com

 

Photo by Micknz at en.wikipedia

 

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Vacancy – GP, Waiheke Island, Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand (Salaried)

Waiheke Island

Waiheke Island

We are seeking a female General Practitioner to join this friendly group practice on Waiheke Island.  As we are an Accident and Medical (Urgent Care) Clinic, it would be beneficial to have trauma experience.  Working four days a week you will enjoy a work life balance that enables you to make the most of your location and community.

  • Waiheke boasts stunning white and golden sandy beaches, rocky foreshores, lush subtropical forest and estuaries rich in native bird life
  • The island lies just 17 kilometres off the coast of Auckland
  • A regular ferry service connects it with Downtown Auckland and is a 35 minute trip
  • The practice offers a very good remuneration package, with a vehicle and extra payment provided for afterhours work
  • The cost of your Annual Practicing Certificate, GP College or BPAC membership will be covered by the practice
  • As well as five weeks annual leave, you will receive five days paid study leave along with reimbursement of study fees
  • Assistance with relocation may be negotiated
  • The role is four days per week, normally working Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. There may also be some rostered evening and weekend work
  • The GPs see between 20 – 30 patients per day in 15 minute appointments
  • A warm and friendly team, you will work alongside four other GPs (three part time and one full time)
  • Strong support is given from nurses, administration staff, and a practice manager
  • Waiheke Island offers a desirable lifestyle, with a temperate climate, beautiful scenery and friendly people
  • Click here for a video of this picturesque island

  How to apply Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com. Alternatively, contact Sarah Maguire, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853. NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation.  www.nzlocums.com   Photo by pie4dan, Flickr, is licensed under CC

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Vacancy – GP, Amuri, Canterbury, New Zealand (Salaried)

Amuri with view to the Southern Alps

Amuri with view to the Southern Alps

A General Practitioner with emergency skills, or a desire to learn, and a great sense of humour is sought for this community owned practice.
Amuri is a peaceful and scenic village with the Southern Alps presenting a spectacular backdrop.

•   Integrated health centre, completed in 2012
•   Team of two GPs, four highly trained nurses, practice manager and an
admin team
•   Call roster of one weeknight only, leaving your weekends free!
•   Practice open for appointments 9.00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 5.00pm
•   Competitive salary on offer
•   Area known for its fresh water fishing with both trout and salmon found
in vast numbers
•   Known as a mountain biking Mecca among sporting enthusiasts
•   Close to New Zealand’s premier spa destination, Hanmer Springs
•   Numerous golf courses to choose from
•   Click here for a video of New Zealand’s South Island

How to apply

Email us for more information – enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Emalene Pearson, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on our freephone number 0808 234 7853.

NZLocums is New Zealand’s only not-for-profit GP recruitment organisation. www.nzlocums.com

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