Kapiti Coast - 469019

General Practitioner Kapiti Coast view map

Contract:
Permanent
Start date:
October 2017

 • Experienced team providing excellent colleague support
 • Varied, interesting, and challenging medicine
 • Sunny coastal location with easy access to the capital city

Role 

We are seeking a General Practitioner to take up a permanent position in a large practice located on the beautiful Kapiti Coast.

The health centre is very well-equipped and has excellent collegial support. In addition to regular general practice they provide many specialist services, and visiting specialists hold clinics on a regular basis.

The practice has an acute clinic which the GPs cover on a rotating basis; and with a location one hour from Wellington Hospital, presentations are varied and interesting, and can include ambulance calls. The practice services five rest homes in the region, therefore this is a regular part of the GP’s work.

If you are looking for a practice with a fun and supportive atmosphere and team of long standing GPs, this is a perfect opportunity. The staff also includes a large team of highly skilled nurses who provide excellent support.

GPs at this clinic see around 20-24 patients per day, although his can be higher when in the acute clinic.

The practice are seeking a GP to work eight sessions (four days) per week, and offering a very competitive remuneration of $180-$190,000 NZD.

Location 

Located on the beautiful Kapiti Coast, just one hour north of New Zealand’s capital city, Wellington, this is an excellent opportunity to enjoy the best of both worlds. With the Tararua Mountains to the east and Kapiti Island to the west, the setting is picturesque and also offers a range of outdoor activities and adventures.

The town has a population of around 10,000 people, who are very proud of their town and work together to keep it well cared for. Artists, craftspeople, schools, conservation groups, gardeners, businesses and other community groups do their bit in a concerted effort to keep the town looking beautiful. The local nature reserve provides a unique opportunity to learn about the natural history of New Zealand. Nearby you can explore swimming holes, walkways and popular white baiting spots.

Markets and events are held regularly, and art galleries, museums and heritage sites make the town an interesting place to live or visit.

See more of the Kapiti region here.

How to apply

Email us for more information - enquiries@nzlocums.com.

Alternatively, contact Sarah Maguire, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5888.

 

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