Oamaru - 550635

General Practitioner Oamaru, New Zealand view map

Start date:
January 2018

 • Central to Southern lakes
 • Well-run and experienced team
 • Beautiful South Island location


We are looking for a permanent General Practitioner or GP Registrar to work full-time. There is a shared on-call roster of 1:8.


Privately owned long-established well-run practice.  The main practice is a beautiful complex made out of the famous Oamaru Stone.  There is also a satellite practice located on the South Hill.  Both practices offer same services from two locations in Oamaru.  GPs are supported by two Practice Nurses, four receptionists and the Practice Manager.  

The practice has around 5900 patients, with an average of 24 patients attending 15 minute appointments every day.  Practice hours are 8.30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday.


Oamaru is on the coast of the South Island, near Dunedin. The town is famous for its superb limestone buildings, coastal wildlife, and coastal walks. There are Art Galleries, Museum’s and great coffee shops to add to the attractions in the town. There are also considerable outdoor activities in the area, including fishing in the Waitaki River or the nearby Waitaki Valley Lakes, with jet boating and sailing also available. In the winter season skiing is within easy reach of Oamaru. With schooling in and around Oamaru and universities a few hours’ drive away, the children would benefit from this beautiful location. Oamaru also has business services, library, public gardens, hospital and professional and community services, for great rural living.

See the wide diversity of attractions on the South Island here.

How to apply

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

Alternatively, contact Melissa Sommerville, Relationship Manager for a confidential discussion on +64 4 495 5880.


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