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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.

  • Balclutha


     • Interesting Medical Officer position  
     • Work in a small Otago hospital
     • Scenic region of native forest & wildlife

    For more information register now and quote reference M018720.  


  • Oamaru 


    • Fantastic salary package
    • New practice 
    • Beautiful South Island location 

    For more information register now and quote reference L018677.

  • 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

  • A great start to the year

    Date published
    12 Jan 2017

    NZLocums were pleased to welcome twelve overseas trained rural General Practitioners to New Zealand on our January Orientation Course. The three-day course, held at the Rural General Practice Network office in Wellington, provides a comprehensive introduction to the working environment in the health sector covering topics such as introductions to Pharmac, ACC, and Work and Income.

  • Christmas break closure

    Date published
    20 Dec 2016

    Our offices will be closed from Friday 23rd December 2016 at 1.00pm and re-opening on Wednesday 4th January 2017. 

  • Conference registration offer to Otago region

    Date published
    16 Dec 2016

    Attention all Nurses/Midwives/Allied Health Professionals/Practice Managers and Senior Administration staff in Rural Hospitals and Rural General Practices within the Otago Region.
    The Otago Community Trust (OCT) has agreed to sponsor up to 10 people from the Otago region to attend the National Rural Health Conference in Wellington from March 30 to April 2, 2017
    OCT will sponsor each successful applicant with up to $1000 incl GST to cover the cost of registration, accommodation and/or flights for the conference. Any expenses outside of this cannot be claimed.

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.

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

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