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This practice has a short-term role available for a GP (family physician) to join their team in the town of Rakaia from the 22nd of January to the 5th of February 2024.

They are looking for 6 – 8 sessions a week to be covered with no on-call  or PRIME work involved. The patient management system that you will be using is Medtech Evolution.


Rakaia, situated on New Zealand’s South Island, is a rural town along the banks of the Rakaia River. This picturesque region is renowned for its agricultural heritage and the iconic Rakaia Gorge.

Agriculture is at the heart of Rakaia’s identity, with vast farmlands and crop fields stretching as far as the eye can see. The braided Rakaia River is famous for its salmon fishing and is an angler’s paradise. The Rakaia Gorge provides excellent hiking and kayaking opportunities amid stunning limestone cliffs and native forests.

The town itself offers a peaceful and close-knit community, with local amenities, parks, and cafes. The nearby Mount Hutt Ski Field beckons snow enthusiasts in the winter months.

Rakaia’s serenity, rural charm, and access to outdoor activities make it an appealing destination for those seeking a peaceful escape in the Canterbury region of New Zealand.

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