Canterbury - 510374

General Practitioner Canterbury, New Zealand view map

Start date:
5 March 2018

 • Permanent role with friendly team
 • Modern, well-equipped purpose built facility
 • Stunning scenery


A permanent or long term position has become available with a friendly, supportive and experienced team. The role is 0.8 FTE with eight sessions (four days). The on-call requirements include 1/3 public holidays, four weekends per year and some cover for illness/annual leave. The practice is looking for someone who is enthusiastic, has a strong work ethic, a leader with flexible “can do” attitude. Would suit someone who enjoys rural life and outdoor pursuits. There are approximately 1370 enrolled patients with a mixture of young families and older people. The work at the practice is hugely varied and interesting. 


A competitive salary is offered and accommodation provided or subsidised if wishing to live elsewhere. The Annual Practicing Certificate and medical indemnity insurance will be paid for by the practice. This is a permanent position but the practice would be willing to look at a 12 month minimum contract.


Waikari is a small town in a rural, farming community - it is part of the Hurunui District. The district extends from the coast to inland mountain ranges and offers an extensive range of outdoor activities, including mountain walks, skiing, thermal bathing, river sports, surfing, fishing and whale watching. The nearby Waipara Valley is one of New Zealand’s newest and most rapidly expanding wine areas with Pinot Noirs and Rieslings as its specialities. The practice is about 50 minutes from Christchurch city.

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