NZLocums 2

NZLocums is New Zealand’s government funded medical recruitment organisation.

We hold the government contract to recruit General Practitioners (GPs)/Family Physicians and Nurse Practitioners throughout rural New Zealand.  

We offer a wide choice of exciting fixed-term and permanent clinical roles.

Our recruitment service is completely free.

  • Otautau


     • Accommodation and vehicle provided 
     • Excellent support staff 
     • Stunning scenery  

    For more information register now and quote reference L017636.

  • New Plymouth


    • Supportive and collaborative practice 
    • Located near city centre
    • Great work / lifestyle balance 

    For more information register now and quote reference M018548.

  • Waihi Beach


    • Enthusiastic GP who enjoys the outdoors
    • Great gold mining town
    • Pristine white sandy beaches 

    For more information register now and quote reference L018629.

What's New

  • Rural doc on a Canadian crusade

    Date published
    19 Oct 2016

    Long-time Wairoa GP Ron Janes will be an ambassador for New Zealand rural general practice alongside NZLocums recruiters at the Family Medicine Forum in Vancouver in early November.

    Dr Janes is a Canadian-trained GP who has lived in New Zealand since 1991 and has been active and influential in the New Zealand Rural General Practice Network since then.

  • Meet NZLocums in the Netherlands!

    Date published
    3 Oct 2016

    Find out more about who we are, how we can help you, and the types of GP vacancies available by meeting us while we are in the Netherlands.

  • Bluff to Cape Reinga Arthritis NZ fundraiser

    Date published
    22 Sep 2016

    Epic Arthritis NZ fundraiser walk by Otago nursing student – can you assist?

    Second-year Otago Polytechnic nursing student and incoming New Zealand Rural General Practice Network student representative Kazushi Noiri, aka Kaz, is embarking on a 66-day walk - the length of New Zealand - to raise funds for Arthritis NZ. The 29 year-old is likely to be passing through your town or one nearby during the epic trek, which begins on October 12 in Bluff and is scheduled to finish on December 16 at Tapotupotu, Cape Reinga.

Get the best introduction to New Zealand's health system through our unique Orientation course.

Whether you are attending this informative three-day Orientation independently, or through our recruitment service, the monthly course is suitable for both overseas GPs, and Practice Nurses.

The course is endorsed by the Royal New Zealand College of GPs for up to 14 credits CME.

Read our testimonials, brochure and course dates.

GP & NP Jobs in New Zealand

Register with NZLocums


 Follow NZLocums:



Benefits include advocacy, networking, peer support, regular publications, reduced rates at their annual conference and media promotion.

    Read More