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Are you trying to find the right work-life balance? Look no further, Oamaru Doctors is situated in the heart of the beautiful town of Oamaru, South Island.

Oamaru Doctors is seeking an experienced General Practitioner to join our busy 4-doctor practice and continue providing excellent care to our community, working alongside our team of 4 GPs, 5 nurses, admin team and a practice manager.

There is a small amount of after hours on-call work in accordance with the shared after-hours roster. Our modern premises was opened seven years ago and offer a work environment in a great community. Oamaru might just be the lifestyle change you are looking for.

Who should apply?

• If you are a GP looking for a healthy work-life balance, contact us to discuss what your ‘dream job’ looks like.
• An efficient and organised person
• Committed to quality care
• A team player
• Overseas applicants with appropriate qualifications. We can provide support for obtaining NZ registration. Contact us to discuss your situation.
• Full-time and Part-time positions are available. Flexible working conditions to suit 6-8 sessions per week.


Employee Benefits

• Commitment to building a healthy organisation
• Relocation assistance available
• Collegial support and Peer Support group
• Close to the sea, lakes and mountains
• Competitive remuneration
• Modern facilities


Ready for a new challenge and a change of scenery? Would you like to be part of a friendly and supportive team? If this sounds like you, we would like to hear from you.

Ōamaru Doctors is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all employees in the workplace.



The stunning coastal town is famous for its superb limestone buildings, wildlife, and beautiful coastal walks. There are also lovely white sandy beaches close by. The town has plenty to offer such as Art Galleries, Museum’s and great coffee shops to name but a few attractions.

There are also considerable outdoor activities in the area, including fishing in the Waitaki River or the nearby Waitaki Valley Lakes, jet boating and sailing are also available. In the winter season skiing is within easy reach.

There is a good range of schooling available with one of NZ’s main universities a few hours’ drive away.  The town also has business services, library, public gardens, hospital and professional and community services and lots of clubs to cater for all interests.

See the wide diversity of attractions on the South Island here.

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