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A permanent General Practitioner position has become available with this friendly and experienced team. The role is 3-4 days per week (Tuesday or Wednesday to Friday).

You will bring to the role:

  • Sound clinical and service skills enabling you to lead the practice
  • Ability to work alongside our Nurse Practitioner who is the clinical Director
  • Ability to provide healthcare to the full range of people in our community
  • Hold a current General registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • The GP covers one week- night on-call (negotiable), other nights and weekends are covered by PRIME staff

You will be working in a friendly rural community made up of young families, retirees and seasonal workers. You will be ably supported by the owner of the practice, nurse practitioner, a very competent nursing team, administration staff and Practice Manager.

The salary package is negotiable dependent on experience and accommodation will be provided.


The practice is owned and managed by a community trust, situated in what was previously the local hospital. There are spacious premises, which were extensively renovated in the late 1990s, include a large waiting room, three consulting rooms, and an ambulance room. In addition to the General Practitioner, there are 1.5 practice nurses and two administration support staff and the Practice Manager who assist with the day-to-day administration of the practice and community services.

The practice has approximately 1400 patients, with 20 patients seen each day on average. Surgery hours are 9am – 5pm weekdays. An on-call nursing team covers the weekends and has telephone backup.

Apply now

Contact Jenny Butt, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on 021547164 or fill out the form below: