General Practitioner - Taranaki Region NZ

Job details

ID: JREF-103184
Type: Permanent
Salary: Salary on application
Location: North Island
Start: 05/10/2020
Published: 21/07/2020
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  • Flexible start date
  • Purpose built facility
  • Varied role, to suit your interests

The opportunity

This is a fabulous opportunity for open minded and progressive doctors to join a great supportive rural community where you really can be involved with every aspect of health care from cradle to grave. With a focus on health equity you can be the driving force that creates a service designed to meet the community needs.

The modern, primary care services also has opportunities in the rural hospital and doctors interested in exploring procedural training or FDRHMNZ are strongly encouraged to apply.

You will have excellent support from secondary and tertiary services and be able to enjoy all the very best that the Taranaki lifestyle has to offer with beautiful nature escapes.

The location 

The hospital is situated in one of the biggest towns of the region - it’s a great place for families, and within easy visiting distance of the region's main metropolitan centre. This is a great place to enjoy the small town NZ lifestyle, with access to nature and culture galore to keep you entertained and making the most of the great work/life balance on offer. 

Geographically stunning, complete with mountain walks and surf beaches, it’s a wonderful place for sports and adventure. The region’s main city has a burgeoning cultural scene which attracts both national and international acts alike, adding to the many festivals dotting the annual calendar, so there is always something to do!

Essential criteria

The ideal candidate would hold or be eligible for general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.


Serve a rural population in need and help design system to help future generations to come.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Anna Drakeford on +64 0211510048 and quote job reference number JREF-103184.

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