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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.

Hot Jobs

  • Rawene


     • Longterm or permanent role
     • House and car included in package
     • Stunning kauri forest and scenic harbour
    For more information register now and quote reference 470092.  



  • Ruatoria


    • Friendly team
    • Accommodation & car provided  
    • Located in the scenic Waiapu Valley

    For more information register now and quote reference 466677.

  • Patea


    • Hiking in the morning, surfing in the afternoon
    • Strong community focus
    • Negotiable remuneration package 

    For more information register now and quote reference 472675.

What's New

  • NZLocums is heading to Edinburgh!

    Date published
    17 Nov 2017

    Interested in learning about GP opportunities in New Zealand? NZLocums will be in Edinburgh 24-26th November for consultations!

  • Gore hosts doctors from the UK and USA

    Date published
    31 Oct 2017

    Two GPs – one from America and one from the United Kingdom - will work at the same practice in Gore in the coming months. Dr Carl Rasmussen from the USA will be based at Gore Medical Centre for six months and Dr Jonathan Clowes from the UK for three months.

  • Rural General Practice welcomes new Minister

    Date published
    25 Oct 2017

    “We congratulate the Labour-led Government on its election 2017 victory and look forward to working with new Health Minister David Clark to resolve the long-running health challenges facing rural communities,” says New Zealand Rural General Practice Network Chief Executive Dalton Kelly.

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.