Upper North Island - 469615

General Practitioner Upper North Island view map

Contract:
Permanent
Start date:
August 2017

 • Large, friendly support team
 • Great lifestyle opportunity in a semi-rural town
 • Beautiful location, close to Auckland city

Role

Seeking a General Practitioner to work eight sessions per week (negotiable). The ideal candidate is cheerful, easy going and a team player who values the skills and experience of their colleagues.  You should also have excellent communication skills, and enjoy a semi-rural area which is close to the city.

This large clinic is owned by 10 shareholder GPs. The practice now employs 14 long term GPs and two locums. They have a large support team of nurses and health care assistants, with twice the amount of nurses as GPs. There is excellent colleague support and GPs are able to cover each other’s patients when on leave.

The practice has a registered patient population of 19,800, and GPs see an average of 24-26 patients per day. The population includes young, elderly and families, with around 10% Maori.

The staff treat illness, but a major part of their focus is to take the focus off acute care, and promote and work towards wellness, with a holistic model of care.  

If you are looking for a practice with great collegial support, easy access to allocated leave and up to date facilities, ask us about this position today! 

Location

Here is an opportunity for a great lifestyle opportunity in a semi-rural location.  Just 1 ¼ hours from the stunning Coromandel Peninsular, 30 minutes to Auckland CBD and international airport, and 60 minutes from Hamilton, you can enjoy a rural lifestyle with the benefits of the city at your doorstep.

This beautiful town is always buzzing with activity. The town’s busy centre has many caf├ęs and restaurants. Local attractions include the Saturday morning market, golf, horse treks, and beautiful west coast beaches.

The district is the ultimate destination, identified by its lush boundaries it features olive groves, vineyards and market gardens, providing a unique opportunity to taste locally grown and produced foods and wines.  There are exceptional outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing, archery and four wheel driving. Enjoy the local markets, cafes and boutique shopping or you can visit the glow-worm cave, zoo or vintage railway.

For more information on the area follow this link

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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