General Practitioner - Canterbury Region

Job details

ID: JREF-103271
Type: Permanent
Salary: Salary on application
Location: South Island
Start: 01/02/2021
Published: 13/01/2021
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  • Beautiful rural lifestyle near lakes and mountains
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Attractive remuneration package incl. modern family home

The opportunity

This is a great opportunity to walk in and pick up an established patient base as a long serving GP phases into retirement. The purpose built, modern practice has spacious premises, utilises MedTech Evolution clinical software and has just on 1900 enrolled patients with steadily growth. 

You will be an integral part of the 1.4FTE team of GPs, supported by experienced and capable practice nurses, and competent reception and administration staff.

No on call work is required with this role however rural emergency experience would be desirable, although not essential. An ideal candidate would hold their FRNZCGP or be working towards this.

The location

Situated in beautiful North Canterbury, close to the tourist hotspots of Hanmer Springs and Kaikoura. There are many national parks, mountains and lakes to explore in the area. This beautiful area has no social problems and a major city is nearby.

It is hard to imagine a nicer locality in which to raise a young family. Everything in town is within walking distance, including the modern four-bedroom house with a large fully developed and fenced section, just waiting for you to move in.

The region abounds in stunning scenery, and is known for its trout and salmon fishing. The booming wine industry continues to grow in the area, with many vineyards to explore and excellent cafes and restaurants around the region to sample the local produce.

Essential criteria

To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

A wonderful place to experience the rural town lifestyle of NZ, with friendly folk in a great community.

With flexible work options and an excellent remuneration package available, Ochre Recruitment are in a prime position to handle all the negotiations for your next move.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Anna Drakeford on +64 0211510048 and quote job reference number JREF-103271.

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