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A medical practice located in the scenic town of Picton is seeking a dedicated General Practitioner (GP) to provide short-term cover from the 9th to the 20th of September 2024. This is an excellent opportunity to experience the charm of Picton while contributing to a local community.

In this role, you will be expected to work between 8 to 10 sessions per week, with a session rate of $600.00. Please note that there are no on-call or PRIME duties associated with this position, allowing you to focus solely on patient care during your sessions.

To make your transition smoother, the practice is also offering additional benefits including accommodation, a vehicle for your use, and assistance with relocation.


A busy and gowning semi-rural practice covering Picton and the Marlborough Sounds with access to Wairau Hospital and specialists located 25 minutes away in Blenheim. We also provide general practice services for the Blenheim Urgent Care Clinic.

They have been in our purpose-built medical centre since November 2015 and can cater for up to 7000 patients. The facility includes a pharmacy, consulting rooms, a surgery room, a triage area and car parks for more than 20 patients.

They are a friendly teaching practice with a great practice population of interesting people who have chosen to live in this stunning area.


Picton is the gateway to the stunning Marlborough Sounds at the top of the South island/Te wai pounamu boasting NZs highest sunshine hours. Picton is the South Island base for the ferry service that links the main islands of New Zealand.

Built around a very sheltered harbour, the town has an attractive seafront dotted with cafés, restaurants, various types of galleries. We have 20% of NZs coastline on our doorstep that includes the Queen Charlotte Track, countless outdoor opportunities of kayaking, sailing, hiking and mountain biking, a ski field and mountains 115km away.

Picton today has three schools. Picton School is a state contributing primary (Year 1 to 6) school, Queen Charlotte College is a state Year 7 to 13 secondary school and Waikawa Bay School is a state contributing primary (Year 1 to 6) school in Waikawa.

This is a lifestyle opportunity like no other, very happy to discuss any possibilities.

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

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