South Island New Zealand GP/NP Locum 12mth contract (with a view to permanency)
A General Practitioner (Family Medicine physician) or Nurse Practitioner is required in sunny Motueka! You will be working 5 to 7 sessions per week and we would prefer a GP or NP who will undertake PRIME (Primary Response in Medical Emergencies) on-call requirements of approximately 1:14.
If you are personable, flexible, team focussed with a great sense of humour then this is the role for you.
The practice has an amazing team of 10 GPs and 1 NP with around 9,800 patients on our books. With well established support staff the practice is a certified medical teaching centre and provider of specialist services.
The facilities are purpose built and offers a wide range of general medical services including a travel clinic, sexual health checks, contraceptive services, minor surgical procedures, hearing assessment, lung assessment and nurse clinics. There is also a dentist in the building, and an adjacent chemist and physiotherapist.
Motueka is a vibrant and friendly town situated near Nelson, boasting the best climate with the most sunshine hours. This town is home to 8300 people and offers a full range of services including secondary and primary schools. In the surrounding countryside you’ll find orchards and vineyards that produce some of New Zealand’s finest fruit and wines. The Abel Tasman National Park which is renowned for its golden beaches, granite cliffs, and world-famous Abel Tasman Coast Track is also on your doorstep. The nearest airport is located in Nelson. There is a wide variety of accommodation options including beach houses and lifestyle blocks.