Southland - 472491

General Practitioner Southland view map

Start date:
September 2018

• Accommodation and vehicle provided
• Excellent support staff
• Stunning scenery


A permanent general practitioner is sought for this well-equipped surgery in Southland.  The role has eight sessions per week and on-call requirements are 1:6 weeknight and weekends.  There are around 2100 enrolled patients, with approximately 24 seen each day. The practice has friendly, fun staff and is cornerstone accredited. This would suit a person who loves rural areas and the outdoors. 


A competitive remuneration is offered. The package includes travel, house, telephone, rental wifi, electricity and car. The accommodation includes a fully furnished four bedroom house and the car includes a $300 monthly fuel allowance and maintenance costs. The practice will pay for your Medical Council registration fees and the cost of your medical indemnity insurance. 


Living in Southland you will be surrounded with neighbouring fishing villages such as Riverton and Stewart Island which are home to a large number of native birds.  Fiordland National Park is a great tourist attraction and you can experience the beautiful walks through the scenic Milford Sounds. This region is renowned for the great outdoors; hiking, wildlife, water sports, fishing and more!

Take a look at the South Island region here

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